The spotlight is on the jumpers on the second day of Bellewstown's July Festival and Askanna heads the weights for the feature Seamus Mulvaney Crockafotha Handicap Hurdle.
Colin Bowe's mare has been plying her trade over fences and added a Group Three prize to the Group Two she picked up as a novice hurdler, but she was 17 lengths behind the reopposing Whodoyouthink on better terms at Punchestown last time.
Her stablemate Let Yourself Go is comparatively well treated in this sphere, while Battling Boru is in the form of his life .
Thomas Edison attempts to atone for a Gowran Park mishap in the opening Buck Mooneys Maiden Hurdle at 5.25.
Tony Martin's charge beat Champagne Fever in a Leopardstown bumper and was still travelling well within himself when crashing out at the second-last on his jumping bow.
Pique Sous finished third to Champagne Fever in the Champion Bumper at Cheltenham and while he disappointed slightly at the Curragh the time after, the McLoughlin Oil INH Flat Race here looks the proverbial penalty kick for him.
Shrapnel has let favourite-backers down on each of his last three appearances, but there will be plenty who keep the faith in the Sam's Potatoes Maiden Hurdle.
Casimir Road made the much higher rated Discoteca pull out all the stops at Gowran and sets the standard in the Bluegrass Resolve Cubes Novice Hurdle.
Roman Flight will appreciate the drop back from two and a half miles and won't go down without a fight, though, nor will Cullentry Royal and Groomed in a trappy little affair.
Last-start winners Dunroe Boy and Parthian Empire lock horns in the Martinstown Opportunity Handicap Hurdle, with Wooly Tom, Charleville and Windwood Lad all bring their best form to the table for the O'Neills Sports Club Challenge Handicap Hurdle.