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Premier Pegasus has surgery

Updated: April 9, 2011, 4:11 PM ET
By Steve Andersen | Daily Racing Form

ARCADIA, Calif.-- Premier Pegasus, the early morning-line favorite in Saturday's Santa Anita Derby before being sidelined on Thursday because of a hairline fracture in the cannon bone of his left foreleg, underwent surgery to stabilize the injury on Friday.

Premier Pegasus will be reevaluated again in 90 days, according to Maria Ayala, the assistant to owner-trainer Myung Kwon Cho. Ayala said one screw was inserted to stabilize the affected area, which she said was on the outside of the ...

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