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Race Of The Week: Rebel Stakes

By Derek Simon

Solomini and Jockey Drayden VanDyke at Santa Anita, 3/4/18. Photo: Jim Safford

I’m zip for my last nine picks and now have a negative overall ROI (-10 percent) on the Race of the Week, so I was kind of hoping for a slam-dunk selection this week.

Apparently, the Racing Gods hate me.

As it turns out, the Rebel Stakes (G2), a prep for the $1 million Arkansas Derby (G1) on April 14, drew a very contentious field of 11.

Click here for horse-by-horse look at the field.