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VISION D’ETAT a thoroughbred racehorse foaled and trained in France.


2005-04-20, was foaled and born.


He was bought for €39,000 by Jacques Detre and trainer Eric Libaud’s wife, Vicky.




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Country of Origin : FR Owner : Jacques Detre & Mrs Victoria Libaud
Colour / Sex : Bay / Horse Last Rating :
Import Type : VIS Sire : Chichicastenango
Total Stakes* : $12,540,000 Dam : Uberaba
No. of 1-2-3-Starts* : 1-0-0-2 Dam’s Sire : Garde Royale


Trainer: Eric Libaud


Record: 17: 10-2-1


Earnings: €2,512,824







(Undefeated in his first six starts)


2007-09-20, Prix le Pompier at the Les Sables-d’Olonne Racecourse.


2007-11-20, Prix de la Malmontagne at the Fontainebleau Racecourse.


2008-03-08, Prix Alcantara II at Saint-Cloud Racecourse.


2008-04-24, list race victory at Chantilly Racecourse.


2008-06-01, Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly Racecourse.


2008-09-14, Prix Niel in mid September at Longchamp Racecourse.


2009-04-26, Prix Ganay at Longchamp Racecourse.


2009-06-17, Prince of Wales‘s Stakes at Royal Ascot Racecourse.


2009-12-13, Hong Kong Cup at Sha Tin Racecourse.


2010-08-14, GR.III victory at Deauville Racecourse.





2010-12-12, retired after placing a fourth in his second run of Hong Kong Cup.





Horse Form Records – VISION D’ETAT
Race Pla. Date RC/Track/ Dist. G Trainer Jockey Finish Time
Index Course
236 1 2009-12-13 ST / “Turf” / “A “ 2000 G E Libaud O Peslier 2.01.86
246 4 2010-12-12 ST / “Turf” / “A “ 2000 G E Libaud O Peslier 2.03.24


VISION D’ETAT dropped back to his favored 2000 meter distance in Hong Kong Cup.


That was confirmed when the horses turned into the straight and Peslier was looking confident.


They moved up menacingly to challenge and swept past the local odds-on favorite COLLECTION.


VISION D’ETAT landed his 4th Group One victory by one length.






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