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The best images on a roasting day at the races in Britain

In the glaring sunshine, Kameko (Oisin Murphy) wins the 7f maiden at Sandown
In the glaring sunshine, Kameko (Oisin Murphy) wins the 7f maiden at Sandown
Horses are cooled down after the 1m 6f handicap won by Just Hubert at Sandown
Horses are cooled down after the 1m 6f handicap won by Just Hubert at Sandown
Mercury rising at Sandown as jockeys head out to race
Mercury rising at Sandown as jockeys head out to race
Southwell used a marquee with cooling fans to try and keep the horses cool before racing
Southwell used a marquee with cooling fans to try and keep the horses cool before racing
Martin Keighley pouring water over Mr Mafia after winning at Southwell
Martin Keighley pouring water over Mr Mafia after winning at Southwell
Cooling down the runners, before racing was abandoned at Southwell due to the extreme heat
Cooling down the runners, before racing was abandoned at Southwell due to the extreme heat
Ice cold water at the ready in the unsaddling area at Newbury
Ice cold water at the ready in the unsaddling area at Newbury
Racegoers trying to stay cool as the mercury hits 36c at 2pm at Sandown
Racegoers trying to stay cool as the mercury hits 36c at 2pm at Sandown
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