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
|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.
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).