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Puissance de Lune Wins Gr2 PB Lawrence Stakes
At Caulfield, European champion 4-time Gr1-winning former Darley shuttler Shamardal (Giant's Causeway-Helsinki, by Machiavellian) added a group success when 6YO entire Puissance de Lune (Shamardal-Princess Serena, by Unbridled's Song) scored by 0.75-length for trainer Darren Weir in the $220,000 Gr2 PB Lawrence Stakes (1400m) for 3YOs+, over 4YO entire Ajeeb (Al Maher-Destiny, by Bureaucracy) & 7YO gelding Second Effort (Mossman-Relativity, by Geiger Counter). The Melbourne Cup favourite took his record to 8 wins (including the Listed Bendigo Cup, Gr3 VRC Queen Elizabeth Stakes & Gr2 VRC Blamey Stakes) & 3 placings from 14 starts for $617,659 earnings.