Emerging Talent looks to follow in the steps of Irving by winning Friday's Sky Bet Supreme Trial Novices' Hurdle at Ascot.
View from connections ahead of Friday's Mitie Novices' Chase at Ascot where Josses Hill and Ptit Zig cross swords.
Lucinda Russell is hoping for better luck at Wetherby with Green Flag in the Rowland Meyrick Handicap Chase on Boxing Day.
Neil King is plotting a path to the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle in March for his stable star Zeroeshadesofgrey.
Well-backed Activial heads a field of 19 for the Ladbroke at Ascot after the final declaration stage.
All five entries have stood their ground for Saturday's JLT Long Walk Hurdle with Reve De Sivola bidding for a hat-trick.
Sky Bet's Michael Shinners is the man to provide us with details of the horses being best-backed with his firm so far today.
Our man Dave Ord waits until the finale at Exeter this afternoon for his idea of the best racing bet of the day.
Post your questions now for Friday's live chat with Racing UK and Channel 4 analyst Graham Cunningham. It starts at 11am.
Ed Chamberlin is looking forward to Ascot's Christmas meeting, featuring Friday's Sky Bet Supreme Trial Novices' Hurdle.