All of the inside scoop on Virginia's biggest day of Steeplechase racing -- the Virginia Gold Cup. Hey, 50,000 of your closest friends can't be wrong! Do you have your tickets yet?
Saturday, May 7, 2011
PICTURES OF THE DAY
Runners and riders race pass the 'Silver Ring' during the Layla Hotel Earl Grosvenor Handicap Stakes at Chester racecourse on May 06, 2011 in Chester, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images Europe)
Runners kick up the loose grass at Chester racecourse on May 06, 2011 in Chester, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images Europe)
The horses break from the gate at the start of the 137th Kentucky Oaks at Churchill Downs on May 6, 2011 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Jockey Martin Garcia rides atop filly Plum Pretty with winning owner John Fort after winning the 137th running of the Kentucky Oaks on the eve of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky on May 6, 2011. (Photo by Luke Sharrett/AFP/Getty Images)