The Melbourne Cup has been run and won for another year as Vow And Declare came out on top.
The local hope pipped the field in a thrilling finish to the race that stops the nation.
A protest on behalf of Il Paradiso against Master Of Reality sparked high-drama soon after the race.
Master Of Reality crossed the line second but was ruled to have interfered with Il Paradiso. As a result, Prince Of Arran was promoted from third to second, Il Paradiso was promoted from fourth to third and Master Of Reality was relegated from second to fourth.
Here are the results from the main event at Flemington.
MELBOURNE CUP WINNER: Vow And Declare (23)
Jockey: Craig Williams, Trainer: Danny O’Brien – Read More…