07/31/2011 8:19PM

Del Mar: O'Neill doubles


After winning with just one of his first 31 starters at the meeting, trainer Doug O'Neill doubled on Sunday, winning the fifth race with Naturaliste ($6.40) and the seventh with Mizzen Donald ($16.40).

Mizzen Donald won a starter allowance over 6 1-2 furlongs by 1 1-4lengths over Miss Resplendere, finishing in 1:17.03. O'Neill had two starters in the seventh race, but 5-2 favorite Cactus House could only finish seventh. Cactus House broke through the gate before the start. He raced in second to early stretch stretch and faded.