It’s been dragging on longer than the race to the White House but now Champions Day has passed its time to give our full attention to the jumps.

So we’ve huddled with the good people at the Racing Post to bring you the lowdown on who is likely to be dining at the top table come the Cheltenham Festival 2017 and who will be found out quicker than David Moyes when the going gets tough.

Top amatuer jock Patrick Mullins, Tom ‘Pricewise’ Segal, and PP trader Frank Hickey join Bruce Millington for an in-depth look and value plays as the winter game revs up a gear.