Haras Santa Maria de Araras' Catch a Flight claimed his second straight graded victory May 30, outdueling favored Moreno in the stretch to win the $200,000 Californian Stakes (gr. II) at Santa Anita Park.
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- Born 2011
Surprise Charles Town Classic (gr. II) winner Moreno will return to Santa Anita Park May 30 for the $200,000 Californian Stakes (gr. II).
Fury Kapcori will look to repeat his success in the $100,000 Precisionist Stakes (gr. III) April 30 at Santa Anita Park.
Enterprising will attempt to become the fourth horse in Del Mar history to sweep the 3-year-old grass series for males when he tackles seven opponents in the $300,000 Del Mar Derby (gr. IIT) Aug. 31.
Rallying from last on the backstretch, favored Enterprising found room between horses in the drive and powered his way to victory in the $150,000 La Jolla Handicap (gr. IIIT) as racing returned to the turf at Del Mar.
Enterprising and Argyle Cut, separated by a neck when first and second, respectively, in the opening day Oceanside Stakes, battle again as turf racing returns to Del Mar Aug. 9 in the $150,000 La Jolla Handicap (gr. IIIT).
|Trainer||Doug F. O'Neill|
|Owner||W. C. Racing|
|Breeder||Elizabeth H. Alexander|
|Sammy Mandeville View Five-Cross Pedigree||Rock Hard Ten||Kris S.|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Affirmed Investments||Bluewater Sales, agent||$55,000|
|Two-year-old||Wavertree Stables, agent||($70,000)|
Prices in parentheses indicate a horse did not sell because it did not meet its reserve price.