PICTURES OF THE DAY

Virginia-bred Aix En Provence wins a $26,000 allowance race March 28, 2012 at Charles Town.  The filly by Rock Slide, out of Parisiana by Mutakddim, is owned by Jim Falk, Sr. and trained by Simon Hobson.  Clifford Dooley is in the irons.  (Mike Montgomery Photo)

Fergus Sweeney riding Dove Cottage (L, yellow cap) turn into the straight to win The Claydon Horse Excercisers Handicap Stakes at Folkestone racecourse on April 05, 2012 in Folkestone, England. (Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images Europe)

Runners leave the starting gate in the Claydon Horse Excersisers Maiden Stakes at Folkestone racecourse on April 05, 2012. (Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images Europe)