2020 CTBA Jan Sale
Checkmate launched into the 2020 sale season by consigning the overall sales topper, the top-priced 2yo colt, top-priced 2yo filly, and top-priced broodmare of the sale and led all consignors by gross, average, and median. Bloodhorse Article.
2018 Barretts Oct Sale
Checkmate closed out the 2018 CA sales season and final Barretts sale with the overall sale topper hip313 La Nez, for $75,000, and the highest priced yearling filly hip15 by Slew's Tiznow for $55,000. Bloodhorse Article.
2018 Barretts Jan Sale
Checkmate kicked off the 2018 sales season with a bang. Checkmate led all consignors by gross, median, and average
and sold 3 of the 4 top priced offerings of the auction, led by
2017 Barretts Oct Sale
Checkmate was both the overall #1 Consignor by gross sales as well as #1 Agent by gross sales totaling $362,000.
2017 Fasig Tipton July Select Yearling Sale
Selling through Bluewater Sales, A CA Bred colt by Violence out of Yolanda B Too sold for $125,000. TDN Article. Photo
2017 Barretts March Select 2yo Sale
Checkmate's hip 10 The Factor- Pileiton, sells for $180,000 to Seltzer Thoroughbreds.
2016 Barretts Oct Sale
Checkmate's hip 283 War Briefing, in foal to Violence sells for $105,000 making her the most expensive broodmare to sell at CA auction in at least the last 10 years.
2016 Del Mar August Select Yearling Sale
Checkmate's hip 30 Shanghai Bobby- R Lady Joy, sells for $70,000 making her the highest priced KY bred of the sale.
2016 Barretts May Two-Year-Old Sale
Checkmate's hip 107 Hansen-Sararoyal had the fastest work of the entire sale stopping the clock in a sizzling 9 4/5 seconds for the 1/8 mile.
2016 Barretts Select Two-Year-Old Sale
Checkmate sold the 5th highest priced horse of the sale, Hip 51 Malibu Moon- Jaceys Reward for $240,000 to Narvick Int.
2015 Del Mar Select Yearling Sale 8/15
Checkmate was the leading consignor successfully selling all 5 entered for a gross of $172,000.
2015 Barretts May Del Mar Sale
Checkmate sold 15 head for a total of $723,500 to lead all agents by gross. Hip121 photo ,a filly by Pulpit out of Saskawea sold for $150,000 to be the highest priced filly and third highest priced 2yo of the sale. Hip 85 photo ,a colt by Stormin Fever out of Margarita Salt sold for $130,000 to be the highest selling Cal-Bred in the sale.
2014 CTBA Nor-Cal Yearling Sale
Checkmate sold the highest priced filly of the sale, hip
18 by Artie Schiller out of Paz Ciudadana for $58,000 to Al Bresciani Photo. We were the leading consignor by average selling 6 head for $32,800 compared to $12,500 for the sale overall.
2013 Barretts October Yearling Sale
Checkmate sold the Sale Topper Hip125 for $160,000 to
Bob Baffert for Arnold Zetcher. The striking grey colt is
by The Pamplemousse out of Tizakitty. *We are very proud
to say we have sold the Sale topper 2 out of the last