Road to the Derby | Secret Circle can be a Rebel rouser

This is a one-prep weekend, but Arkansas has been a very productive route to the Triple Crown races since 2004 — Smarty Jones, Afleet Alex, Horse of the Year Curlin and Lookin At Lucky all won the Rebel en route to 3-year-old championships.

The Louisville courier-journal:

Top stories, results, and The Daily Racing Form

Horses, via the Lexington Herald Leader: