News About: Puissance De Lune

Freshen Up For Boban After Makybe Diva Stakes

Freshen Up For Boban After Makybe Diva Stakes

7 Sep, 2015

Boban is set to contest the 2015 Makybe Diva Stakes at Flemington on Saturday, but trainer Chris Waller has revealed that the talented galloper will be freshened up for the Group 1 Darley Classic (1200m) after he runs in the Group 1 event this weekend.

Boban will have the chance to add another Group 1 …

Queen Elizabeth Stakes The Likely Spring Target For Tall Ship

Queen Elizabeth Stakes The Likely Spring Target For Tall Ship

27 Jul, 2015

Trainer Darren Weir has revealed that the Group 3 Queen Elizabeth Stakes (2600m) at Flemington on Emirates Stakes Day is set to be the major 2015 Spring Racing Carnival goal for Tall Ship.

Darren Weir was the 2012 edition of the Queen Elizabeth Stakes with Puissance De Lune. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

Tall …

Puissance De Lune and Trust In A Gust To Stand At Swettenham Stud

Puissance De Lune and Trust In A Gust To Stand At Swettenham Stud

11 Apr, 2015

Swettenham Stud have announced that both Puissance De Lune and Trust In A Gust will stand on their stallion roster for the 2015 breeding season.

Trust In A Gust will be retired to stand at stud at the conclusion of the 2015 Brisbane Winter Racing Carnival. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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Group One Placegetter Puissance De Lune Retired

Group One Placegetter Puissance De Lune Retired

23 Feb, 2015

Popular seven-year-old stayer Puissance De Lune has been retired, with trainer Darren Weir confirming the horse will now go to stud.

Puissance De Lune has been retired following yet another campaign-ending injury. Photo by Race Horse Photos Australia.

Just last month Weir had said he was happy with the grey’s progress heading into the autumn, …

Puissance De Lune Progressing Well Ahead Of Autumn Campaign

Puissance De Lune Progressing Well Ahead Of Autumn Campaign

16 Jan, 2015

Darren Weir is yet to work out the exact path that Puissance De Lune will follow during the 2015 Melbourne Festival Of Racing, but he is happy with the progress that the talented grey is making ahead of his return to racing.

Darren Weir hopes that Puissance De Lune can return to winning form during …

Dandino Recovering Well From Injury

Dandino Recovering Well From Injury

14 Jan, 2015

Managing co-owner Darren Dance has revealed that Dandino is recovering well from the suspensory ligament injury he suffered in the lead-up to the Group 1 Caulfield Cup (2400) and he remains hopeful that the imported stayer can return to racing during the 2015 Spring Racing Carnival.

Darren Dance hopes that Dandino will be able to …

Signoff Looking to Have Light Autumn Campaign

Signoff Looking to Have Light Autumn Campaign

22 Dec, 2014

The Darren Weir-trained Signoff will have a very light autumn campaign next year, making only a few “cameo” appearances in a bid to be fighting fit for the spring where the four-year-old gelding will aim to win the $6.2 million Group 1 Emirates Melbourne Cup (3200m), which he finished a commendable fourth in this year.…

Puissance De Lune to miss the remainder of the Spring Carnival

Puissance De Lune to miss the remainder of the Spring Carnival

6 Oct, 2014

Trainer Darren Weir will ease up on his stable star Puissance De Lune, ruling the French import out of any further Spring Carnival feature races following his unplaced effort in the Group 1 $500,000 Turnbull Stakes (2000m) at Flemington last Saturday.

Puissance De Lune has had his Spring cut short after pulling up sore after …

2014 Turnbull Stakes Tips: Puissance De Lune On Top

2014 Turnbull Stakes Tips: Puissance De Lune On Top

3 Oct, 2014

Leading horse racing analyst Daniel O’Sullivan has Puissance De Lune on top of his 2014 Turnbull Stakes tips and rates the popular grey a good chance of scoring his maiden Group 1 victory at Flemington tomorrow.

Puissance De Lune is the Turnbull Stakes tips of Smartforms Daniel O'Sullivan. Photo by: Race Horse Photos Australia

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Lucia Valentina Turnbull Stakes Favourite Despite Injury Concern

Lucia Valentina Turnbull Stakes Favourite Despite Injury Concern

2 Oct, 2014

Lucia Valentina is available at 2014 Turnbull Stakes odds of $5 and is favourite to take out the Group 1 event at Flemington on Saturday despite being found with a hoof problem that caused her to miss trackwork this morning.

Lucia Valentina remains favourite in 2014 Turnbull Stakes betting markets. Photo by: Steve Hart

Lucia …