PICTURES OF THE DAY

Hear the Ghost, right, with jockey Corey Nakatani, heads to victory in the the Grade II, $300,000 San Felipe Stakes horse race Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Santa Anita in Arcadia, Calif. At rear is Tiz a Minister, with Garrett Gomez. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)

Discreet Dancer capturing The Gulfstream Park Handicap Gr.2 at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Fla, Saturday March 9, 2013. (AP Photo/Gulfstream Park)

Verrazano and John Velazquez winning Saturday’s 33rd edition of the Grade II, $350,000 Tampa Bay Derby. (Tom Cooley Photo)

Hunter’s Light and Silvestre De Sousa win the Al Maktoum Challenge Round 3 Gr.1 sponsored by Emirates Airline, for trainer, Saeed bin Suroor, at the Tenth Carnival Race Meeting on March 9 , 2013 at Meydan.  (Andrew Watkins/Dubai Racing Club)

Rumor and jockey Mike Smith, left overpowering Teddy’s promise (Victor Espinoza), right, to win the $100,000 Las Flores Stakes Gr.3, Sunday, March 10, 2013 at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia Calif. (AP Photo/ Benoit Photo)

Michael Lauffer & Gregory McDonald’s Mr Palmer, with Junior Alvarado in the irons, had all the worst of it and still won the $150,000 Private Terms Stakes going away Saturday at Laurel Park. (Jim McCue/Maryland Jockey Club)

Willie Mullins string on the gallops at Cheltenham racecourse on March 11, 2013 in Cheltenham, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Rose to Gold, with Calvin Borel, captured the $150,000 Honeybee Stakes Gr.3 at Oaklawn Park over the weekend. (Coady Photography)