How Unusual Wins Red Carpet Handicap at Del Mar
The $100,000 G3 Red Carpet Handicap was run Thanksgiving Thursday, November 23 at Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, California. Fillies and mares three years old and upward saddled up and raced 1 3/8 miles on Del Mar's turf track. 9-1 shot How Unusual upset the field, closing well and posting the impressive half-length win. 2-1 favorite Responsibleforlove had to settle for second in the field of 12 while 12-1 outsider Laseen finished third, another half-length back. La Manta Gris was four while 3-1 second choice Evo Campo, Kiss Me Now, Earring, Dynamic Mizzes K, Victress, Birdie Gold, Domestic Vintage and Do the Dance completed the order of finish. Galileo's Song and Lottie scratched.