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.
I'll Wrap It Up
- Gray or Roan Colt
- Born 2011
|Trainer||Doug F. O'Neill|
|Owner||Great Friends Stable, Kramer, Daniel and Westside Rentals.com|
|Breeder||Gainesway Thoroughbreds Ltd.|
|I'll Wrap It Up View Five-Cross Pedigree||Tapit||Pulpit|
|Tap Your Heels|
|Sindy With an S||Broken Vow|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Two-year-old||T & S Racing||Niall Brennan Stables, agent||$35,000|
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 Jerry Hollendorfer lost his leading candidate for the $200,000 El Camino Real Derby (gr. I) Feb. 15 when his undefeated colt Exit Stage Left sustained a training injury. But he had a good back-up plan.
First-out maiden winners Top Fortitude and Midnight Hawk each take a giant step into graded company as part of a field of six 3-year-olds in the $100,000 Sham Stakes (gr. III) Jan. 11 at Santa Anita Park.