PICTURES OF THE DAY


Irv Naylor’s Sacred Soul (Martin Rohan) won the second division of the novice rider flat race at the Warrenton Hunt Point-To-Point on Saturday. (Douglas Lees Photo)

Thomas McClay & Harry Nye’s Norman Asbjornson and Jeremy Rose ran down front runner Eighttofasttocatch to win the $125,000 Harrison E. Johnson Memorial Stakes Saturday at Laurel Park. (Jim McCue/MJC)

Magalen O. Bryant’s Sulwaan (Paddy Young) won the open hurdle race over Rock Ford Stables LLC’s Sporty (Mark Beecher) at the Warrenton Hunt Point-To-Point on Saturday. (Douglas Lees Photo)

Ben Swope rode Foolish Surprise to win the amateur/novice hurdle race.at the Warrenton Hunt Point-To-Point on Saturday. (Douglas Lees Photo)

Aubby K and jockey Edgar S. Prado capture the Grade II, Inside Information horse race at Gulfstream Park, Sunday, March 17, 2013, in Hallandale Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Gulfstream Park)

Dye and Venneri Racing’s Bright Thought and Victor Espinoza win the Grade II $150,000 San Luis Rey Stakes horse race, Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)

Fox Hill Farms’ Joyful Victory and jockey Rosie Napravnik compete to win the Grade I, $300,000 Santa Margarita Stakes horse race, Satuday, March 16, 2013, at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)

Centre Court with jockey Julien Leparoux races to win The Honey Fox Grade II horse race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Hallandale Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Gulfstream Park)

Elghayoor, right, with Eddie Castro aboard, captures The Cicada stakes horse race at Aqueduct in New York, Saturday, March 16, 2013. Highestmaintenance, left, with Rajiv Maragh aboard, placed second. The race is named after the famous Virginia-bred filly who was bred by Meadow Stud.  (AP Photo/New York Racing Association)

Davy Russell (R) riding First Lieutenant leads the field over the water jump during the Ryanair Steeple Chase race on St Patrick’s Thursday at Cheltenham Racecourse on March 14, 2013 in Cheltenham, England. (Michael Steele/Getty Images)

Harris Farms’ Bench Glory and jockey Brice Blanc, second from left, overpower Quizzical and jockey Gary Stevens, left, Ismene and jockey Mike Smith, third from left, and Dancingtothestars and jockey Mario Gutierrez, right, to win the $100,000 Irish O’Brien Stakes horse race, Sunday, March 17, 2013, at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)

Will Take Charge ground out a victory in the $600,000 Rebel Stakes on Saturday, nudging aside Oxbow for the victory by a head in the Grade 2 race. (Danny Johnston/AP Photo)