McLain Ward secures Old Salem Farm Derby win aboard Dakota.



Riding one of his sale horse, the wonderful 8 years old Dakota (Vittorio), USA’s McLain Ward claimed the win inyesterday’s Old Salem Farm’s Speed Derby. The rider from New York, trained this new ride last week for this class and oit paid off as the pair finished the track that included many natural fences, in a time of  64’242 to earn the blue ribbon ahead of Colombia’s Pablo Mejia Villa and RL Real Love who did in 65’933 for runner up position while Canada’s mario Deslauriers and Curro secured the 3rd spot on the podium.