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Brother Derek out of Santa Anita ‘Cap

first_imgBrother Derek will miss Saturday’s Santa Anita Handicap to have a chip removed from his left front ankle and will have to wait months to try to end his long losing streak. Trainer Dan Hendricks told a track publicist the injury has been a “recurring problem” and probably will sideline the 2006 Santa Anita Derby winner for about four months. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! “It’s not the end of the world,” said Hendricks, who expects the 4-year-old to come back “strong as ever” for an autumn campaign. Brother Derek, a California-bred owned by Canadian oilman Cecil Peacock, hasn’t won since the Santa Anita Derby in April. The losing streak began with a fourth-place finish behind Barbaro in the Kentucky Derby and grew to eight races when he finished third to Arson Squad in the Feb. 3 StrubStakes. center_img Jockey Alex Solis will move to Boboman for the $1 million Santa Anita ‘Cap. Lava Man (Corey Nakatani) will concede at least sevenpounds to his opponents in the 11/4-mile race after being assigned 124 pounds, the weight he carried to victory in the 2006 Hollywood Gold Cup and Pacific Classic. last_img read more