Greeley Awesome, who came within a neck of giving owner Hronis Racing and trainer John Sadler a sweep of the two Oceanside Stakes divisions on opening day at Del Mar, makes his return in the $150,000 La Jolla Handicap Aug.10.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2010
|Trainer||John W. Sadler|
|Jockey||Julien R. Leparoux|
|Owner||Hronis Racing LLC|
|Breeder||DATTT Farm, LLC|
|Greeley Awesome View Five-Cross Pedigree||Mr. Greeley||Gone West|
|Dattts Awesome||Awesome Again|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Denali Stud, agent||($65,000)|
|Two-year-old||Dennis O'Neill||De Meric Sales, agent||$34,000|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.
Gervinho grabbed the lead in deep stretch and prevailed gamely over the fast-closing Greeley Awesome to win the opening division of the Oceanside Stakes on opening day at Del Mar July 17.
After showing a fondness for Sunland Park last month, Dry Summer was made the 5-2 favorite for the $120,000 Mine that Bird Derby Feb. 23 in New Mexico.
The Triple Crown season at Santa Anita Park begins Jan. 5 with the Sham Stakes (gr. III) led by Goldencents, recent winner of the $1 million Delta Downs Jackpot (gr. III) and runner-up in the Champagne Stakes (gr. I).