Riders compete on the frozen Yenisei River during the 45th Ice Derby amateur horse race near the settlement of Novosyolovo, south of the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, March 14, 2015. The Ice Derby has been held in Novosyolovo annually at the end of each winter since 1969, drawing participants from the entire region.
NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- The opening of the horse racing season in Kenya was held at the Ngong Race course on Sunday. Winner of Britam Kenya Guineas Race Bawan Sooful, a jockey from Mauritius leads the 3200 meters horse race at Ngong Race Course in Nairobi. Riding a horse dubbed "Spring Run" which is owned by Margaret Shava, Bawan Sooful managed to defeat 14 other horses. XINHUA PHOTO -SIMBI KUSIMBA