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.
- Bay Colt
- Born 2011
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|
|Jockey||Kent J. Desormeaux|
|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.