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'Pegasus' out of Santa Anita Derby

Updated: April 7, 2011, 5:30 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

Premier Pegasus, the winner of the Grade 2 San Felipe Stakes last month, will miss Saturday's $1 million Santa Anita Derby because of a hairline fracture in the cannon bone of his left foreleg, according to Maria Ayala, the assistant to owner-trainer Myung Kwon Cho.

Premier Pegasus was the 8-5 morning-line favorite for the Santa Anita Derby.

Ayala said the diagnosis was made late Thursday morning after Premier Pegasus had galloped on Santa Anita's infield training track.

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