Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
US Sire Calimonco Retired To Stud At Ballena Vista
US stakes-winning 5YO stallion Calimonco (Storm Cat-Sweet Life, by Kris S) who is a full-brother to both champion Sweet Catomine & Gr1 Breeders’ Cup Ladies Classic winner Life Is Sweet “will enter stud in 2012 at Ballena Vista Farm in California” at a US$1,000 fee, reported thoroughbredtimes.com. Calimonco’s stakes-winning & Gr1-placed dam Sweet Life (who has a produced 5 winners from 5 starters) was named US Broodmare-Of-The-Year in 2009. On the track, Calimonco recorded 4 wins (including this year’s Listed Wickerr Stakes at Del Mar, plus 3rd in this year’s Gr2 Del Mar Mile Handicap) from 26 starts for US$264,466 earnings.