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JACK HOBBS has revealed how he came through a personal "nightmare" to get his fledgling football career back on the right track in the space of just four days.
One of the things all the partners in Jack Hobbs are clear about is John's in charge from that perspective.
Should he be given the much hoped for green-signal, Jack Hobbs will face 11 rivals including stable companion Golden Horn, who beat him in the Dante Stakes (G2) last month, and Elm Park ([7/1], the horse who finished third in that Derby prep.
I think the winner will come from the Dante and I believe the Gosden horse Golden Horn can confirm placings with Jack Hobbs and Elm Park.
The Clarehaven pair will clash again on June 6 after handling the contours with aplomb, with only unsuitably fast ground likely to prevent the participation of Jack Hobbs.
Young Liverpool defender Jack Hobbs, seen here in pre-season against FC Grasshoppers on Tuesday, has received the backing of his manager Rafael Benitez' Rafael Benitez
It was the first British-trained winner since 1993 and it left Gosden in the prime position of having clearly the best two three-year-old middle-distance colts in these islands, with the dream of a Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe bid for Jack Hobbs alive and well.
And, when the two Gosden-trained colts clashed again, in Epsom's Investec Derby, Jack Hobbs did little wrong, travelling sweetly for William Buick before quickening into the lead.
Buick said: "I was very happy with Jack Hobbs at Epsom the other day.
The Italian ace, who will be aboard the favourite Golden Horn, stable companion to Jack Hobbs, believes the Halling colt represents a real threat to his chances of winning a second Epsom Classic and first since Authorized nine years ago.
FRANKIE DETTORI stole the show at Sandown after riding a 617-1 four-timer - spearheaded by the scintillating performance of Jack Hobbs (10-11 favourite).
One of them, Jack Hobbs, came through 90 minutes with a solid performance off the back of his shaky display against in Liverpool's previous friendly.
30 Curragh Buy in a match bet with Jack Hobbs at 0.
Highland Reel, second under trainer Aidan O'Brien's son Joseph in the Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly at the end of last month, yesterday displaced Giovanni Canaletto as second favourite behind hotpot Jack Hobbs for the Classic, run for the 150th time this weekend.
His stable companion Jack Hobbs is also attracting a lot of attention, not only because he shares his moniker with one of the greatest cricketers, but also because he was recently acquired by Team Godolphin.