PICTURES OF THE DAY

Racegoer’s check their papers on the last day of the Cheltenham horse racing Festival in Gloucestershire, England on March 16 2012. (Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty Images)

Albertas Run ridden by AP McCoy (2L) leads on the first circuit of the Ryanair steeplechase. (Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty Images)

Ruby Walsh celebrates on Big Buck’s next to trainer Paul Nicholls as they enter the winners’ enclosure after winning The Ladbrokes World Hurdle. (Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Big Buck’s’ ridden by Ruby Walsh (C) leads the field on its way to winning the Ladbrokes World Hurdle. (Andrew Yates/Getty Images)

 The Gold Cup. (Getty Images)

 Riverside Theatre (L) ridden by Barry Geraghty clears the fifteenth fence on his way to winning the Ryanair Steeplechase race from Medermit (2L) ridden by Robert Thornton,Albertas Run (2R) ridden by Tony McCoy and Rubi Light (R) ridden by Andrew Lynch at Cheltenham Racecourse on March 15, 2012. (Michael Steele/Getty Images Europe)

Horses run during the Ryanair steeple chase on the third day of the Cheltenham horse racing festival. (Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty Images)

Alan Berry riding Sunnyhillboy (R, green&yellow) win The Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Challenge Cup Handicap Steeple Chase. (Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images Europe)

A veteran racing enthusiast arrives for the third day of Cheltenham. (Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty Images)

Samba dancers arrive for the last day of the Cheltenham horse racing Festival in Gloucestershire, England on March 16 2012. Because it wouldn’t be Cheltenham without the samba…?? (Andrew Yates/AFP/Getty Images)