Jockey: Steve Donoghue

steve-donoghueIn 1935 Steve Donoghue rode many long-priced winners for Mrs Colette Glorney, including Canteena (20-1), Silver Coronation Cup; Winandermere (100 to 6); New Stand Plate, Kempton and (7 to 2) Cork and Orrey Stakes Ascot; also Assingnation (100 to 8), Prince of Wales Stakes, Ascot.

He was champion jockey for ten successive seasons from 1914 in which period he won the Derby on Humourist (1921), Captain Cuttle (1922), Papyrus (1923), Mamma (1925) and two war Derby’s at Newmarket. The other Classic wins to his credit are the Two Thousand Guineas (three times) the Oaks, and the St Leger (twice).

Steve Donoghue in the colours of Mrs Colette Glorney.