PICTURES OF THE DAY

Robert Gerczak’s Colonial Downs’ veteran Action Andy (Horacio Karamanos, Carlos Garcia) winning the $350,000 Frank J. De Francis Memorial Dash at Laurel Park on Saturday, October 27, 2012.  (Jim McCue/Maryland Jockey Club)

Edwin Merryman’s Jazzy Idea (Elvis Trujillo, Edwin Merryman) winning the $100,000 Laurel Dash Stakes at Laurel Park on Saturday, October 27, 2012.  (Jim McCue/Maryland Jockey Club)

Donald Olson and Michael Imperio’s Silver Screamer (Jose Espinoza/Rudy Rodriguez) winning the $100,000 Lady Baltimore Staeks at Laurel Park on Saturday, October 27, 2012.  (Jim McCue/Maryland Jockey Club)

Copper Penny Stables’ Tate’s Landing (Alex Cintron, Michael Pino) wining the $100,000 Laurel Futurity at Laurel Park on Saturday, October 27, 2012.  (Jim McCue/Maryland Jockey Club)

John C. Oxley’s Uncaptured, ridden by jockey Miguel Mena, leads to a victory in the Grade 3, $114,800 Iroquois on opening day of Churchill Downs’ 21-day Fall Meet, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Churchill Downs, Reed Palmer Photography)

Mercedes Stable’s Lady Ten and jockey Rafael Bejarano, right, hold off Customer Base, left, to win the Grade 3 $100,000 Autumn Miss Stakes, Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012, at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, Calif. (AP Photo/Benoit Photo)

Jockey Glen Boss riding Ocean Park celebrates winning the Sportingbet Cox Plate during Cox Plate Day at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 27, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

Glen Boss riding Ocean Park (L) defeats Chris Munce riding All Too Hard in the Sportingbet Cox Plate during Cox Plate Day at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 27, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

Jockey Dwayne Dunn riding Ethiopia after trackwork at Breakfast With The Best at Moonee Valley Racecourse on October 23, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images)

In this photo provided by Churchill Downs, Claiborne Farm and Adele B. Dilschneider’s Sign, ridden by Rosie Napravnik, leads to a victory in the Grade II, $168,150 Pocahontas horse race on opening day of Churchill Downs’ 21-day Fall Meet, Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/Churchill Downs, Reed Palmer Photography)