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Perth Cup Hope Neverland Leads 2015 ATA Stakes Field

Perth Cup Hope Neverland Leads 2015 ATA Stakes Field

This Wednesday a host of Perth Cup-bound stayers will have their final lead-up run into the January 2 feature at Ascot Racecourse in the ATA Stakes 2015 including odds-on favourite for the midweek clash Neverland.

A five-time winner from eight starts at the track, the Grant Williams-trained Big Brown four-year-old mare Neverland is one of 16 acceptors ...

Delicacy Tops 2016 Perth Cup Weights

Delicacy Tops 2016 Perth Cup Weights

Grant Williams’ CB Cox Stakes winning mare Delicacy has unsurprisingly been allocated the 59kg top weight for the Perth Cup 2016 on January 2 at Ascot Racecourse, a weight no hose has carried to victory in the WA feature in over 100 years.

2016 Perth Cup favourite and 59kg top weight Delicacy could be saved for an eastern ...

Perth Cup Hope Neverland Skips CB Cox Stakes

Perth Cup Hope Neverland Skips CB Cox Stakes

One of the top fancies for next month’s 2016 Perth Cup, Neverland will bypass the traditional lead-up this weekend with trainer Grant Williams confirming an easier lead-up target for the in-form mare.

2016 Perth Cup favourite Delicacy runs at Ascot in this Saturday’s CB Cox Stakes representing trainer Grant Williams. Photo: Jenny Barnes.

A winner of six of her ...