03/29/2017 3:03PM

Moquett appeals result of Puple Martin Stakes


Trainer Ron Moquett said Tuesday he has filed an appeal to the Arkansas Racing Commission concerning the results of the $150,000 Purple Martin Stakes last Saturday at Oaklawn. Our Majesty, trained by Moquett, finished first by 1 1/2 lengths but was disqualified and placed fourth by the board of stewards for an incident on the backstretch. The date for the hearing has not been set, a representative of the commission said Wednesday.