Sire: Deep Field

Colour: Bay

Dam: Intensity

Sex: Filly

Age: 1

Foaled: Aug 28, 2019

Country: Australia

Trainer: Steve O'Dea & Matt Hoysted


Price:$2,636.36 + GST (2.5%)



Eligible for $10.25 million Gold Coast raceday for duration of career (races programmed for 2YOs & Up from 1000m-2200m)


> Earn up to $80k for winning a Saturday metropolitan race (equivalent to Group 3 prizemoney)

> Receive up to $100k in bonuses on black type wins

> More than $2.5 million worth of prizemoney in races exclusive to QTIS horses


> $20k bonus on each win as a 2YO & 3YO on NSW racetracks

> More than $141 million in bonuses paid out to date

> Trainer Steve O’Dea has a career winning strike rate of 31% when travelling horses to NSW

“DEEP FIELD over SNITZEL just gives you speed on speed. She’s a good moving filly that we expect to really develop over the coming months.”

Steve O'Dea


Key factors


  • Fast son of the late NORTHERN METEOR, won his first 5 starts by a combined margin of 24 lengths, track and class record holder
  • Broke all-time record of individual winners for a second season sire in 2019-20
  • Full-brother to Group 1 winning stallion SHOOTING TO WIN and from the blue-blood family of COMMANDS and DANEWIN
  • Sired more 3YO winners than any other stallion in 2019-20
  • 21 stakes performers from only three crops, including PORTLAND SKY, ISOTOPE, COSMIC FORCE, DIG DEEP, FITUESE etc


  • Young unraced mare due to being blind in one eye (impaired vision prohibits racetrack career)
  • Of SNITZEL’s six stakes winners as a broodmare sire, five won 2YO stakes races including 2014 Golden Slipper heroine MOSSFUN and this year’s Inglis Millenium victor PROFITEER
  • Out of an American stakes winner


  • DEEP FIELD x SNITZEL cross = 4 winners from 6 starters (including Melbourne stakes placed 2YO MARCHENA)
  • DEEP FIELD x REDOUTE’S CHOICE sireline cross = 14 winners (including stakes winner and half a milllion dollar earner DIG DEEP) from 20 starters




Foaled 28th August 2019

SireNorthern MeteorEncosta de LagoFairy King
DEEP FIELD (AUS) ExplosiveFappiano
2010Listen HereElusive QualityGone West
  AnnounceMilitary Plume
DamSnitzelRedoute's ChoiceDanehill
INTENSITY (AUS) Snippets' LassSnippets
2015A Brilliant IdeaAfleet AlexNorthern Afleet
  Rutledge BalladoSaint Ballado

DEEP FIELD (AUS) (Bay 2010-Stud 2015). 5 wins to 1200m, VRC S., Gr.2. Sire of 274 rnrs, 169 wnrs, inc. SW Portland Sky (MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1), Cosmic Force, Dig Deep, Xilong, Quantum Mechanic, Isotope, Riddle Me That, Fituese, SP Aysar, Marchena, Sweet Reply, Hawker Hurricane, Three Beans - Divine Regulus (H.K.), Deep Speed, Kavak, Nitrous - Circuit Seven (H.K.), Big Parade, Chat, Deep Sea - All in Mind (H.K.), Spaceboy, etc.


1st dam

INTENSITY, by Snitzel. Unraced. This is her first foal.


2nd dam

A BRILLIANT IDEA, by Afleet Alex. Winner at 2, US$90,665, Monmouth Junior Champion S., L, 2d Calder Tropical Park Oaks, L. Half-sister to SILENT BIRD, Morgan's Guerrilla, Titochip. Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Minjee. 2 wins at 2, A$89,775, in 2019-20, BRC Darryl Gollan Tribute 2YO H., TAB 2YO H., 3d BRC Paddyfest 2YO P.

Elon. 2 wins at 1500m, 1600m to 2020-21 in Aust.

Quick Thinker. 2 wins at 8¼f, 8½f in U.S.A.

Vaccine. Placed at 2 in 2020-21, 3d ATC Vinery Stud 2YO H.


3rd dam

Rutledge Ballado, by Saint Ballado. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 8½f, US$108,176, Keeneland Allowance, 3d Calder My Charmer H., Gr.3, Pimlico Hilltop S., L, Laurel Wide Country S., L, Delaware Park St Georges Overnight S., L, 4th Delaware Park Denise Rhudy Memorial S., L, Legal Light S., L. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 8 winners-

SILENT BIRD (Summer Bird). 6 wins from 6f to 1m, US$316,800, Santa Anita Midnight Lute S., Gr.3, Damascus S., L, 3d Del Mar Pat O'Brien S., Gr.2, 4th Santa Anita Triple Bend S., Gr.1.

A BRILLIANT IDEA (Afleet Alex). Winner. See above.

Morgan's Guerrilla (Ghostzapper). 3 wins at 1m, 8¼f, US$271,002, 2d Hawthorne Illinois Derby, Gr.3, 3d Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.2, 4th Hoosier Park Indiana Derby, Gr.2.

Titochip (Ghostzapper). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, US$105,243, to 2020, 3d Woodbine Wando S., L.

Invictatatus. 2 wins at 1m to 2021 in U.S.A.

Hannahanna. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 7½f, 1m, US$101,486 in U.S.A.

Absolute Unit. Winner at 1m, US$103,432, in 2021 in U.S.A.

La Vida Rosa. Winner at 1000m in Chile.

Princesa de Papi. Placed at 3 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Princess Pinky. Winner at 1m, US$121,039 in U.S.A.


4th dam

GOLD FROM THE WEST, by West by West. 4 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 8½f, US$315,745, Gulfstream Park Heavenly Prize H., L, Churchill Downs Allowance, Gulfstream Park Allowance, 2d Laurel Anne Arundel H., Gr.3, Delaware Oaks, Gr.3, 3d Keeneland Ashland S., Gr.1, Gulfstream Park Davona Dale S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Pocahontas S., L, Laurel Nellie Morse H., L, 4th Belmont Gazelle H., Gr.1, Aqueduct Demoiselle S., Gr.2, Gulfstream Park Bonnie Miss S., Gr.2. Half-sister to FIFTH OVERTURE, LAKE MUSIC (dam of SPANISH LULLABY). Dam of 4 foals, all winners-

Rutledge Ballado (Saint Ballado). 3 wins. See above.

Clerpark. 8 wins from 1m to 8½f, US$166,712, Gulfstream Park Allowance.

Whiskey Bent. 2 wins at 6f, 6½f in U.S.A.

Causeway Storm. 2 wins at 8¼f, 8½f in Canada.


5th dam

QUIMPER, by Palace Music. Winner at 1m in U.S.A. Dam of 13 foals, 12 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

FIFTH OVERTURE (Pulpit). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, US$323,619, Woodbine Seaway S., Gr.3, Sweet Briar Too S., L, Allowance. Dam of-

Awesome Overture (Awesome Again). 4 wins at 8½f, 9½f, US$262,409, Woodbine Allowance, 3d Woodbine Seagram Cup, Gr.3.

Five n Forty. Unraced. Dam of-

GHOSTLY PRESENCE (Ghostzapper). 5 wins-2 at 2-from 6f to 8½f, US$373,277, Woodbine Princess Elizabeth S., L, 2d Woodbine La Lorgnette S., L.

LAKE MUSIC (Salt Lake). 5 wins at 6f, 7f, US$92,800, Monmouth Dearly Precious S., L, Belmont Allowance 3YO+f&m, 4th Monmouth Candy Eclair S., L. Dam of-

SPANISH LULLABY (Lite the Fuse). 3 wins at 5½f, 6f, US$113,452, Monmouth Thomas J Malley S., L, 3d Delaware Park Light Hearted S., L.

GOLD FROM THE WEST (West by West). 4 wins. See above.

Scammer. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 5½f, 6f, US$83,001 in U.S.A. Dam of-

Scammony (Tiz Wonderful). 3 wins-1 at 2-to 6½f, US$123,080, 2d Mountaineer Juvenile Fillies S., L. Producer.

Collar. 4 wins to 6f, US$78,824, Churchill Downs Allowance. Dam of-

ARDMORE BAY (Bluegrass Cat). 2 wins at 2, US$77,600, Monmouth Tyro S., L.

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