Gunmetal Gray Off Derby Trail, Will Undergo Surgery For Condylar Repair

by | 03.24.2019 | 8:26pm
Gunmetal Gray and jockey Mike Smith win the Grade III, $100,000 Sham Stakes, Saturday, January 5, 2018 at Santa Anita Park, Arcadia CA.© BENOIT PHOTO

A condylar fracture has taken G3 Sham winner Gunmetal Gray off the Kentucky Derby trail, according to The 3-year-old son of Exchange Rate breezed at Santa Anita on Sunday, after which the injury was discovered and a surgical repair scheduled for Sunday afternoon.

“It looks fixable,” said Terry Finley of co-owner West Point Thoroughbreds.

Gunmetal Gray also boasts runner-up finishes in the G1 American Pharoah and the G3 Robert Lewis, and he was most recently fourth in the G2 Rebel at Oaklawn. He is trained by Jerry Hollendorfer.


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