Multiple Group 1-winning jockey Kevin Manning primarily rides over in Ireland, and has a long-term association with Trainer Jim Bolger.
He has fours British Classic’s to his name. Two QIPCO 2000 Guineas with Dawn Approach in 2013 and most recently Poetic Flare in the 2021 running of the race. He also has one QIPCO 1000 Guineas with Finsceal Beo (2007) and an Epsom Derby success – again with New Approach in 2008.
In the QIPCO British Champions Series era he has won the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot with Dawn Approach (2013) and Poetic Flare (2021), and two Yorkshire Oaks’ with Lush Lashes (2008), Pleascach (2015).