PICTURES OF THE DAY

Ocean d’Or, ridden by Anthony Blais, en route to victory in the ING Great Steeplechase of Flanders in Waregem, Belgium.

After the race, French jockey Blais, who won the race, jumps in the water, during the yearly Waregem Koerse, Grote Steeple Chase van Vlaanderen.


(Photos by Dirk Waem/AFP/Getty Images/European Pressphoto Agency)
In this photo released by the New York Racing Association, Dean Henry, with jockey Rajiv Maragh, middle, captures the Saratoga Dew stakes at Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 31, 2009. Yet Again, with jockey Orlando Bocachia, in foreground, was second.