PICTURES OF THE DAY

Approve ridden by Eddie Ahern wins The Irish Thoroughbred Marketing Gimcrack Stakes during the Yorkshire Ebor Festival at York Race Track on August 18, 2010 in York, England. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images Europe)
In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, California Flag and jockey Mike Smith, left, overpower Cost of Freedom, second from left, with Patrick Valenzuela; Lt. Hopeful, second from right, with Martin Pedroza; and Quick Enough, with David Flores, to win the $75,000 Green Flash Handicap horse race Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2010, at Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Del Mar, Calif.
Former Melbourne Cup winning horse Subzero is seen in the laneway outside the Melbourne Cup Carnival Launch at The Ivy on August 17, 2010 in Sydney, Australia. The 2010 Melbourne Cup will take place Tuesday, November 2. (Photo by Graham Denholm/Getty Images AsiaPac)