Lion Tamer Sires First Winner

Lion Tamer's initial winner scores at Belmont Park.

Grade I winner Lion Tamer came through with his first winner when his son Liondrive scored on turf at Belmont Park Sept. 23. Campaigned by Thomas Amenta and Tom Amenta II, Liondrive ran the seven furlongs in 1:23.75 to win by a neck,

Rebecca Farms is the breeder of Louisiana-bred Liondrive, who is the first winner out the winning Grand Slam mare Outta the Park.

Winner of the Cigar Mile Handicap (gr. I) and three grade II stakes, Lion Tamer (Will's Way—Tippecanoe Creek, by Olympio) stands at Clear Creek Stud near Folsom, La. His 2010 fee was $2,500.