Horses

Racegoers react during racing on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot, southern England June 18, 2013.

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Racegoers react as they watch a race on the first day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival in southern England

Horses head sculpture by Nic Fiddian-Green

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Artist Nic Fiddian Green puts the finishing touches to his giant horses head sculpture in the Royal Enclosure at Ascot Racecourse ahead of the forthcoming Royal Ascot meeting.

Racegoer Mattey poses in her hat on Ladies Day during the Epsom Derby festival in Epsom, southern England...Racegoer Lauren Mattey poses in her hat on Ladies Day during the Epsom Derby festival in Epsom, southern England May 31, 2013.  REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth  (BRITAIN - Tags: SPORT HORSE RACING SOCIETY)

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Racegoer Lauren Mattey poses in her hat on Ladies Day during the Epsom Derby festival in Epsom, southern England on Friday. 

Polo players practise on Watergate Bay beach in the Cornish sunshine ahead of this weekend Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach at Watergate Bay, North Cornwall, which is taking place on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May 2013.

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Polo players practise on Watergate Bay beach in the Cornish sunshine ahead of this weekend Veuve Clicquot Polo on the Beach at Watergate Bay, North Cornwall, which is taking place on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th May 2013.

Riders get ready for their morning workouts at Churchill Downs Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Louisville, Ky.

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Horse riders get ready for their morning workouts at Churchill Downs, in Louisville, Kentucky in the US