PERTH CUP DREAM ALIVE FOR BEN PEARCE

Trainer Ben Pearce has been chasing the dream of winning the Perth Cup for two decades. It’s been a driving ambition, prior to branching out solo and before forming a successful co-training partnership with his brother, Dan. The seeds of Pearce’s Perth Cup vision was first sown when he worked with Geoff Durrant, father of…

PETERS LOOKS FOR INSPIRING END TO CARNIVAL

Leading owner Bob Peters will be out to end an unusually quiet Ascot racing carnival on a high note in this week’s TABtouch-Perth Cup (2400m). Peters, along with wife Sandra, have won the New Year’s Day feature on 10 previous occasions, including the most recent edition with Midnight Blue. They will be represented by Pure…