El Gato Malo makes his third start since winning last year's Lone Star Derby (gr. III) in the $150,000 San Fernando Stakes (gr. II) Jan. 17. The beaten favorite in the Santa Anita Derby (gr. I) is part of a wide open field of a dozen 4-year-olds in the 1 1/16-mile test over the Pro-Ride racing surface.
- Dark Bay or Brown Colt
- Born 2005
|Jockey||Michael C. Baze|
|Owner||WinStar Farm, LLC (Bill Casner, et al.)|
|Breeder||Miller Thoroughbred Farm LLC|
|Silver Sword View Five-Cross Pedigree||Smart Strike||Mr. Prospector|
|Classy 'n Smart|
|Persian Silver||Silver Deputy|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Ridgewood Racing||Mill Ridge Sales, agent||$500,000|
|Racing or stallion prospect||Pablo Suarez||WinStar Racing, agent||$100,000|
Bear Stables' Fatal Bullet left no questions unanswered Sept. 27 with an authoritative track-record victory in the $100,000 Kentucky Cup Sprint (gr. III) for 3-year-olds at Turfway Park and appears headed to the Breeders' Cup Sprint (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park.