The field breaks from the gate at the start of the 14th running of the $600,000 Virginia Derby Gr. II at Colonial Downs on Saturday. (Coady Photography)
The field turns for home during the 14th running of the $600,000 Virginia Derby Gr. II at Colonial Downs on Saturday. (Coady Photography)
The winner of the 2011 Camel Cup Phebe Waters rides Chrissy across the finish line at the annual camel racing event at Alice Springs on July 9, 2011. (AFP Photo)
Eventual winner Excited drives to the finish in the 9th running of the $150,000 Virginia Oaks Gr. III at Colonial Downs on Saturday. (Coady Photography)
Blind Luck edged out Havre de Grace by a nose to win the $750,000 Delaware Handicap. The victory also earned blind luck a berth in the Breeders' Cup Ladies' Classic.
This photo released by Benoit Photo shows Irish Gypsy and Martin Garcia winning the $70,000 Desert Stormer Handicap Sunday, June 19, 2011 at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif.
Participants leave the gate during the Kingfisher Derby 2011 held at the Bangalore Turf Club on July 17, 2011. The Kingfisher Derby is touted as one of India’s most glamorous events with a top prize of 20 million rupees (about $425,000 U.S.). (Photo by Str /AFP/Getty Images)
In a photo provided by Benoit Photo, Majestic City, with David Flores aboard, wins the Grade III $100,000 Hollywood Juvenile Championship Sunday, July 17, 2011, at Hollywood Park in Inglewood, Calif.
In this image provided by the New York Racing Association, Right One, ridden by Jorge Chavez, captures The Jaipur Grade III at Belmont Park on Sunday, July 17, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/The New York Racing Association)
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