Shadwell Farm News

Daaher’s Our Caravan Impressive Winner of Calder Derby

In his first start wearing blinkers, OUR CARAVAN scored a 9 3/4-length victory in the 1 1/8-mile Calder Derby. Racing second for the opening six furlongs, OUR CARAVAN made his move going into the turn, then pulled away in the stretch to win easily over favorite Ring Weekend. A $190,000 Fasig-Tipton Saratoga yearling, the 3-year-old colt had broken his maiden by three lengths in his debut at Gulfstream in December. Unplaced in Holy Bull S.-G2 and Fountain of Youth S.-G2, OUR CARAVAN now has two wins in four starts for earnings of $180,200. Bred in Kentucky by Hare Forest Farm Ltd.,OUR CARVAN is out of the Elusive Quality mare Alwaan,a daughter of multiple Graded stakes winner Jersey Girl. Trained by Michael Dilger, OUR CARAVAN races for Anstu Stables Inc.