The Czech jockey of the French horse Sixteen, Josef Bartos, crosses the finish line during the 118th traditional Velka Pardubicka Steeplechase in the eastern Bohemian city of Pardubice on October 12, 2008. Bartos on Sixteen of France won ahead of Czech jockey Dusan Andres on the Czech horse Hirsch, who came in second, and Polish horse Juventus with Czech jockey Josef Vana, who placed third.

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Czech Republic’s jockey Josef Bartos on horse Sixteen (#10) leads the field over the Irish Bench on their way to win the 118th Czech Velka Pardubicka Steeplechase horse race in Pardubice, Czech Republic, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008.

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