Frankie Dettori had previously twice been runner-up in the Melbourne CupJockey Frankie Dettori said he wanted to cry after his narrow Melbourne Cup defeat on Master Of Reality and subsequent demotion and eight-day ban.The 48-year-old, who is in the latter stages of a trophy-laden career, has featured 17 times in Australia’s ‘race that stops a…

Vow And Declare (far right) triumphed amid a bunched finishVow And Declare won a dramatic Melbourne Cup while Frankie Dettori’s runner-up Master Of Reality was demoted to fourth after a stewards’ inquiry.Dettori was given a nine-meeting ban after the victor, trained by Australian Danny O’Brien, won in a tight finish.Stewards ruled Dettori, riding for Irish…