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Published: 14:06 | 7/5/16

Injury sidelines Jack Hobbs

Irish Derby winner Jack Hobbs has been found to have a stress fracture to his pelvis which will keep him on the sidelines until the autumn.

William Buick was quick to jump off the four-year-old shortly after pulling him up in the last week's Jockey Club Stakes at Newmarket.

He underwent tests which detected the problem but connections expect him to make a full recovery in the coming months and will target a return to the track later in the year.

"Following light exercise, Jack Hobbs appeared uncomfortable. An ultrasonic scan has shown an undisplaced stress fracture of the near side wing of the ilium," a statement from owners Godolphin read.

"Whilst it is unfortunate the horse has suffered an injury there is no reason why he won't return to one hundred percent fitness and health later in the year."

Wilder retains WBC world title

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Deontay Wilder defeated Gerald Washington to retain the WBC world heayweight crown at the Legacy Arena, Birmingham, Alabama, on Saturday night.

Pacquiao and Khan confirmed

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Amir Khan and Manny Pacquiao have confirmed on social media that their 'super-fight' will take place on the 23rd of April.

Tizzard knocked by Thistlecrack injury

15:12 | 23/2/17

Colin Tizzard admits he struggled to come to terms with the fact that Thistlecrack will not run in the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup.

Coronation Cup to move to Friday

12:38 | 22/2/17

The Investec Coronation Cup is to revert to its original slot on the day before the Investec Derby.

Thistlecrack to miss Cheltenham

13:20 | 21/2/17

Gold Cup favourite Thistlecrack has been ruled out for the rest of the season.

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