2010 br. 16.4hh (1.67m)
Deep Impact – Catequil
2024 Fee : JPY12,000,000

Champion 3YO Colt by Legendary Sire Deep Impact.
Sire of Songline, three-time G1 winner including the Yasuda Kinen twice in a row.



Deep Impact
2002 b.
Sunday Silence
1986 br.
Halo Hail to Reason Turn-to
Cosmah Cosmic Bomb
Wishing Well Understanding Promised Land
Pretty Ways
Mountain Flower Montparnasse
Wind in Her Hair
1991 b.
Alzao Lyphard Northern Dancer
Lady Rebecca Sir Ivor
Burghclere Busted Crepello
Sans le Sou
Highclere Queen's Hussar
1990 b.
Storm Cat
1983 dk.b.
Storm Bird Northern Dancer Nearctic
South Ocean New Providence
Shining Sun
Terlingua Secretariat Bold Ruler
Crimson Saint Crimson Satan
Bolero Rose
Pacific Princess
1973 b.
Damascus Sword Dancer Sunglow
Highland Fling
Kerala My Babu
Blade of Time
Fiji Acropolis Donatello
Rififi Mossborough

Inbreeding / Northern Dancer 4D×5S


Age Country Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
  • 3yo (2013) JRA Best Three-Year-Old Colt
Age FP Race Name · Grade Race Course Dist. Finish Time
21stKigiku ShoKyotoT1800m1.49.8
2-Year-Old NewcomerKyotoT1800m1.51.6
3rdRadio Nikkei Hai Nisai Stakes-G3HanshinT2000m2.05.5
31stTokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby)-G1TokyoT2400m2.24.3
Kyoto Shimbun Hai-G2KyotoT2200m2.12.3
Prix Niel-G2LongchampT2400m2.37.64
Mainichi Hai-G3HanshinT1800m1.46.2
4thPrix de l'Arc de Triomphe-G1LongchampT2400m2.33.6
5thYayoi Sho-G2NakayamaT2000m2.01.1
41stOsaka Hai-G2HanshinT2000m2.00.3
4thTenno Sho (Spring)-G1KyotoT3200m3.15.2
52ndOsaka Hai-G2HanshinT2000m2.03.2
3rdKyoto Kinen-G2KyotoT2200m2.11.5


Kizuna entered stud in Japan in 2016. He was crowned Japanese Champion Freshman Sire in 2019.

In 2023, Songline was awarded both Best Older Filly or Mare in Japan and Best Miler in Japan following her brilliant season that included triumphs in the Grade 1 Yasuda Kinen, which she also won in 2022, and the Grade 1 Victoria Mile. Furthermore, Stellaria took the Grade 3 Fukushima Himba Stakes on turf, and Hagino Alegrias captured the Grade 3 Sirius Stakes on dirt in 2023. Kizuna became the first son of Deep Impact to top the Japanese Leading Two-Year-Old Sire list with 33 2-year-old winners in Japan in 2023.

He was ranked third on the Japanese Leading Sire list in 2023.
He was ranked first on the Japanese Leading Two-Year-Old Sire list in 2023.


  • Songline(2018, brown, mare) Luminous Parade by Symboli Kris S (USA)

    2023 JRA Best Older Filly and Mare
    2023 JRA Best Miler
    17 starts 7 wins in JRA, KSA & USA, Earn JPY688,556,000, US$960,000
    1st: Yasuda Kinen-G1 (Tokyo, T1600m) twice, Victoria Mile-G1 (Tokyo, T1600m), Fuji Stakes-G2 (Tokyo, T1600m), 1351 Turf Sprint-G3 (King Abdul Aziz, T1351m), Kobai Stakes-L (Chukyo, T1400m); 2nd: NHK Mile Cup-G1, Mainichi Okan-G2; 3rd: Sekiya Kinen-G3; 5th: Breeders' Cup Mile-G1, Victoria Mile-G1, Centaur Stakes-G2

  • Deep Bond(2017, brown, horse) Zephyranthes by King Halo

    26 starts 5 wins in JRA & FR, Earn JPY675,688,000, Euro74,100
    1st: Prix Foy-G2 (Parislongchamp, T2400m), Hanshin Daishoten-G2 (Hanshin, T3000m) twice, Kyoto Shimbun Hai-G2 (Kyoto, T2200m); 2nd: Arima Kinen (Grand Prix)-G1, Tenno Sho (spring)-G1 (3 times); 3rd: Kyoto Daishoten-G2; 4th: Kikuka Sho (Japanese St. Leger)-G1, Takarazuka Kinen-G1, Kobe Shimbun Hai-G2; 5th: Tokyo Yushun (Japanese Derby)-G1, Takarazuka Kinen-G1, Hanshin Daishoten-G2

  • Bathrat Leon(2018, bay, horse) Bathrat Amal by New Approach (IRE)

    24 starts 5 wins in JRA, UAE, GB, FR, KSA, NAR & KOR, Earn JPY125,990,000, US$1,530,000, £53,600, KRW196,000,000
    1st: Godolphin Mile-G2 (Meydan, D1600m), New Zealand Trophy-G2 (Nakayama, T1600m), 1351 Turf Sprint-G3 (King Abdulaziz, T1351m); 3rd: Musashino Stakes-G3, Korea Sprint-G3, Shinzan Kinen-G3, Sapporo Nisai Stakes-G3, Sakitama Hai-L; 4th: Sussex Stakes-G1, Asahi Hai Futurity Stakes-G1, Hanshin Cup-G2, Godolphine Mile-G2

  • Fine Rouge(2018, bay, mare) Passion Rouge by Boston Harbor (USA)

    10 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY237,145,000
    1st: Shion Stakes-G3 (Nakayama, T2000m), Fairy Stakes-G3 (Nakayama, T1600m); 2nd: Shuka Sho-G1, Victoria Mile-G1, Tokyo Shimbun Hai-G3; 3rd: Oka Sho (Japanese 1000 Guineas)-G1; 5th: Yasuda Kinen-G1

  • Akai Ito(2017, brown, mare) Wadjet by Symboli Kris S (USA)

    27 starts 5 wins in JRA, Earn JPY230,029,000
    1st: Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1 (Hanshin, T2200m); 3rd: Kinko Sho-G2; 4th: Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1

  • Teleos Bell(2017, dark bay or brown, mare) Early Spring by Kurofune (USA)

    39 starts 7 wins in JRA & NAR, Earn JPY225,680,000
    1st: Queen Sho-L (Funabashi, D1800m), Breeders' Gold Cup-L (Monbetsu, D2000m), Sleipnir Stakes-OP (Tokyo, D2100m): 2nd: Diolite Kinen-L, Ladies Prelude-L, Mercury Cup-L (twice); 3rd: Nagoya Grand Prix-L, Empress Hai-L, Breeders' Gold Cup-L; 4th: Kawasaki Kinen-L, TCK Jo O Hai-L; 5th: JBC Ladies Classic-L

  • Maltese Diosa(2017, brown, mare) Top of Dora (USA) by Grand Slam (USA)

    17 starts 4 wins in JRA, Earn JPY174,515,000
    1st: Tulip Sho-G2 (Hanshin, T1600m), Shion Stakes-G3 (Nakayama, T2000m); 2nd: Hanshin Juvenile Fillies-G1, Hanshin Cup-G2; 3rd: Fuchu Himba Stakes-G2

  • Bien Fait(2017, bay, gelding) Le Sucre by Sakura Bakushin O PHOTO >

    16 starts 4 wins in JRA, Earn JPY159,652,000
    1st: Hakodate Sprint Stakes-G3 (Sapporo, T1200m), Hakodate Nisai Stakes-G3 (Hakodate, T1200m), Aoi Stakes-L (Kyoto, T1200m); 2nd: Keio Hai Nisai Stakes-G2; 3rd: Ocean Stakes-G3 (twice); 5th: Centaur Stakes-G2

  • Stellaria(2018, dark bay or brown, mare) Pollenator (IRE) by Motivator (GB)

    14 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY120,364,000
    1st: Fukushima Himba Stakes-G3 (Fukushima, T1800m), Wasurenagusa Sho-L (Hanshin, T2000m); 2nd: Queen Elizabeth II Cup-G1; 5th: Niigata Daishoten-G3

  • Ablaze(2017, brown, mare) Etain by Jungle Pocket

    18 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY103,265,000
    1st: Flower Cup-G3 (Nakayama, T1800m), May Stakes-OP (Tokyo, T1800m); 2nd: Nakayama Himba Stakes-G3; 4th: Aichi Hai-G3 (twice), Turquoise Stakes-G3; 5th: Fuchu Himba Stakes-G2

  • Hapi(2019, dark bay or brown, horse) Queen Pirates by King Kamehameha

    11 starts 3 wins in JRA & NAR, Earn JPY115,724,000
    1st: Hosu Stakes-L (Chukyo, D1800m); 2nd: Sirius Stakes-G3, Betelgeuse Stakes-L; 3rd: Champions Cup-G1, Leopard Stakes-G3; 4th: Miyako Stakes-G3, Japan Dirt Derby-L

  • Anegohada(2019, brown, mare) Initial W by War Emblem (USA)

    20 starts 4 wins in JRA, Earn JPY109,582,000
    3rd: Fillies' Revue-G2, CBC Sho-G3, Kokura Nisai Stakes-G3; 4th: Kitakyushu Kinen-G3; 5th: Fantasy Stakes-G3

  • Sefer Rasiel(2018, bay, horse) Dark Sapphire (USA) by Out of Place (USA)

    26 starts in 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY90,602,000
    1st: Shirayuri Stakes-L (Chukyo, T2000m); 5th: Copa Republica Argentina-G2

  • Ask Wild More(2019, dark bay or brown, horse) La Seleccion by Zenno Rob Roy

    12 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY82,902,000
    1st: Kyoto Shimbun Hai-G2 (Chukyo, T2200m, NNR); 2nd: Sapporo Nisai Stakes-G3; 4th: Kisaragi Sho-G3

  • Egremni(2017, bay, horse) Beach Idle by Falbrav (IRE)

    33 starts 3 wins in JRA, Earn JPY68,755,000
    3rd: Marguerite Stakes-L

  • Impress(2019, dark bay or brown, horse) Beartrice (GB) by Dr Fong (USA)

    15 starts 4 wins in JRA, Earn JPY67,367,000
    3rd: Niigata Kinen-G3

  • Shamrock Hill(2017, grey, mare) Laragh (USA) by Tapit (USA)

    22 starts 4 wins in JRA, Earn JPY62,571,000
    1st: Mermaid Stakes-G3 (Hanshin, T2000m)

  • Hagino Pilina(2018, brown, mare) Hagino Arc by Admire Moon

    8 starts in 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY52,204,000
    3rd: Yushun Himba (Japanese Oaks)-G1

  • Crystal Black(2017, dark bay or brown, horse) Ash Cake by Taiki Shuttle (USA)

    5 starts 2 wins in JRA, Earn JPY45,455,000
    1st: Keisei Hai-G3 (Nakayama, T2000m)

  • Chimera Verite(2017, dark bay or brown, horse) Lumiere Verite (USA) by Cozzene (USA) PHOTO >

    16 starts 2 wins in JRA & NAR, Earn JPY39,880,000
    1st: Hokkaido Nisai Yushun-JPN3 (Monbetsu, D1800m); 2nd: Wakaba Stakes-L