Mr Johnson has pulled out even further into first place in the third round of voting.
A second round of voting in the Tory leadership race takes place ahead of a live TV debate on BBC this evening.
Rory Stewart has gone from an outsider in the Tory leadership contest to second favourite behind Boris Johnson.
Esther McVey came pretty close to basically just saying she would pursue a no-deal strategy the other day. Boris Johnson and Dominic Raab want to first try and renegotiate with the EU, but pledge that we will leave, deal or no-deal, on October 31st regardless. Given the EU has been clear it will not reopen the withdrawal agreement - a point Michel Barnier reiterated last night - that translates to no-deal.