Arcadia, CA (February 5, 2020) – El Tigre Terrible, the son of Smiling Tiger, was named Co-Champion California-bred 2-year-old male!
The bay gelding broke his maiden in frontrunning style on July 19 at Del Mar. Came from off the pace to earn his second win on September 1 at Del Mar. Switching from dirt to turf, El Tigre Terrible finished his juvenile season with a last-to-first victory over open company in the $101,755 Speakeasy Stakes going five furlongs at Santa Anita.
Overall, he won or placed in four of his five starts and he earned $118,300 for the partnership of Slam Dunk Racing and Michael Nentwig. Produced by the Gotham City mare, King City Kitty, he was bred by Martin Bach.