08/16/2006 11:00PM

Lion Tamer retired to Louisiana


Lion Tamer, a Grade 1 winner and millionaire, has been retired from racing and will enter stud in 2007 at Clear Creek Stud in Folsom, La.

, now 6, is by Will's Way. He won the Grade 1 Cigar Mile in 2004 and four other stakes, and finished third in the Breeders' Cup Sprint and the Vosburgh Stakes in 2005. He retires with a record of 8-3-2 from 20 starts and earnings of $1,000,727.

Lion Tamer raced for Michael Tabor, who has sold the horse to the partnership of Harvey Peltier III, Bryan Harang's Georgia Farms, and R. Alen Savoie's Rebecca Farms. The new owners have not yet announced a stud fee.