Premier Pegasus, who was scratched from Saturday's Santa Anita Derby with a hairline fracture, underwent surgery Friday and was back in his stall.
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 cannon bone. The injury will keep Premier Pegasus out of training for several months.
New to the Paulick Report? Click here to sign up for our daily email newsletter to keep up on this and other stories happening in the Thoroughbred industry.
Copyright © 2019 Paulick Report.