PICTURES OF THE DAY

Juddmonte Farms’ homebred five-year-old mare Ventura became the first female to win the Grade I, $1 million Woodbine Mile in its 13 editions, rallying from ninth at the head of the lane to out battle Ferneley in the final sixteenth of a mile, Sunday at Woodbine.

Jonathan Sheppard’s Just As Well triumphed in a drama-filled edition of Sunday’s $750,000 Northern Dancer Turf Gr.I at Woodbine via disqualification of Marsh Side.

Princess Haya, right, ridden by Rafael Bejarano goes on to win the Canadian Stakes Gr.II at Woodbine on Sunday Sept. 20, 2009, in Toronto.

In this photo released by the New York Racing Association, D’ Funnybone, ridden by Edgar Prado, captures the $250,000 Futurity Stakes Gr.II at Belmont Park, on Saturday, Sept. 19, 2009 in New York.

Virginia-bred Rosemont Runner with Jacob Roberts won the Valley Equine Associates Open Hurdle at the Blue Ridge Fall Races on Saturday. (Photo by Susan M. Carter)

Red Letter Day, Bernard Dalton up, en route to winning Lonesome Glory Steeplechase Stakes at Belmont Park, NY

(Photo by Horsephotos.com/NTRA)