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Running the Palio di Siena

Jockeys ride their horses during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16, 2019. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys ride their horses during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16, 2019. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys ride their horses during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16, 2019. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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Jockeys ride their horses during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys ride their horses during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys ride their horses during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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Jockeys ride their horses after the start of the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys ride their horses after the start of the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys ride their horses after the start of the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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Horse Remorex, of the "Selva" (Forest) parish, is seen without his jockey as he wins the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. Reuters/Alberto Lingria

Horse Remorex, of the "Selva" (Forest) parish, is seen without his jockey as he wins the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. Reuters/Alberto Lingria

Horse Remorex, of the "Selva" (Forest) parish, is seen without his jockey as he wins the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. Reuters/Alberto Lingria
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Jockeys compete as horse Remorex of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen without his jockey during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys compete as horse Remorex of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen without his jockey during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys compete as horse Remorex of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen without his jockey during the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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A member of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen with horse Remorex after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

A member of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen with horse Remorex after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

A member of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen with horse Remorex after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

"Selva" (Forest) parish supporters celebrate after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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Jockeys wait for the start of the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys wait for the start of the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockeys wait for the start of the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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A member of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen with horse Remorex after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

A member of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen with horse Remorex after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

A member of the "Selva" (Forest) parish is seen with horse Remorex after winning the historical Palio of Siena horse race, in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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Jockey Carlo Sanna and his horse Porto Alabe of the "Onda" (Wave) parish are blessed by a priest in the church before the Palio horse race in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockey Carlo Sanna and his horse Porto Alabe of the "Onda" (Wave) parish are blessed by a priest in the church before the Palio horse race in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria

Jockey Carlo Sanna and his horse Porto Alabe of the "Onda" (Wave) parish are blessed by a priest in the church before the Palio horse race in Siena, Italy August 16. REUTERS/Alberto Lingria
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