Racing fans can breathe again after the race that stops a nation came to a thrilling conclusion.

This is the final finishing order of the 2019 Melbourne Cup from first to last so you know whether you'll be celebrating or commiserating with that next drink.

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23. VOW AND DECLARE (AUS) - Jockey: Craig Williams, Trainer: Danny O'Brien


12. PRINCE OF ARRAN (GB) - Jockey: Michael Walker, Trainer: Charlie Fellowes



20. IL PARADISO (USA) - Jockey: Wayne Lordan, Trainer: Aidan O'Brien


3. MASTER OF REALITY (IRE) – Jockey: Frankie Dettori, Trainer: Joseph O'Brien

The rest of the results are as follows:

5. 18. SURPRISE BABY (NZ) - Jockey: Jordan Childs, Trainer: Paul Preusker
6. 2. MER DE GLACE (JPN) - Jockey: Damian Lane, Trainer: Hisashi Shimizu
7. 11. FINCHE (GB) - Jockey: Kerrin McEvoy, Trainer: Chris Waller
8. 1. CROSS COUNTER (GB) - Jockey: James Doyle, Trainer: Charlie Appleby
9. 21. STEEL PRINCE (IRE) - Jockey: Brett Prebble, Trainer: Anthony Freedman
10. 15. MAGIC WAND (IRE) - Jockey: Ryan Moore, Trainer: Aidan O'Brien
11. 10. TWILIGHT PAYMENT (IRE) - Jockey: Hugh Bowman, Trainer: Joseph O'Brien
12. 17. SOUND (GER) - Jockey: James Winks, Trainer: Michael Moroney
13. 19. CONSTANTINOPLE (IRE) - Jockey: Joao Moreira, Trainer: David Hayes, Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig
14.4. MIRAGE DANCER (GB) - Jockey: Ben Melham, Trainer: Trent Busuttin and Natalie Young
15.6. HUNTING HORN (IRE) - Jockey: Seamie Heffernan, Trainer: Aidan O'Brien
16.13. RAYMOND TUSK (IRE) - Jockey: Jamie Spencer, Trainer: Richard Hannon
17. 22. THE CHOSEN ONE (NZ) - Jockey: Tim Clark, Trainer: Murray Baker and Andrew Forsman
18. 7. LATROBE (IRE) – Jockey: James McDonald, Trainer: Joseph O'Brien
19. 5. SOUTHERN FRANCE (IRE) - Jockey: Mark Zahra, Trainer: Ciaron Maher and David Eustace
20. 24. YOUNGSTAR (AUS) - Jockey: Tommy Berry, Trainer: Chris Waller
21. 16. NEUFBOSC (FR) - Jockey: Luke Nolen, Trainer: David Hayes, Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig
22. 14. DOWNDRAFT (IRE) - Jockey: John Allen, Trainer: Joseph O'Brien
23. 8. MUSTAJEER (GB) - Jockey: Damien Oliver, Trainer:Kris Lees
24. 9. ROSTROPOVICH (IRE) - Jockey: Dwayne Dunn, Trainer: David Hayes, Ben Hayes and Tom Dabernig