Charlie's Moment shook off Backbackbackgone early and was never headed in winning the $100,000 Lazaro Barrera Memorial (gr. III) for his first graded stakes tally May 24 at Hollywood Park.
- Dark Bay or Brown Gelding
- Born 2006
|Jockey||Alex O. Solis|
|Owner||Gramer, Pycz, Nicolarsen, Et Al|
|Charlie's Moment View Five-Cross Pedigree||Indian Charlie||In Excess (IRE)|
|Moment of Light||Bold Revenue|
|Sale / Hip||Type||Buyer||Consignor||Price|
|Yearling||Walther Solis Racing, agent||Eaton Sales, agent||$17,000|
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