Horse of the Year

Ultimate Sniper (NZ) crowned 2019-20 NZB Standardbred Horse of the Year 

Ultimate Sniper claims the 2020 award.

At the NZB Standardbred Harness Racing Awards in Christchurch, Ultimate Sniper was crowned as New Zealand Harness Racing's Horse of the Year, winning the ultimate award by a whisker.

Votes for the awards were made by 22 members of the media, the final tally had Ultimate Sniper at 11, Amazing Dream 10 and Winterfell 1.

The All Stars-trained son of Bettor’s Delight was all-conquering at the Inter Dominions at Alexandra Park, taking out all three heats before winning the final as a $1.30 favourite. All up for the season Ultimate Sniper won six races from 10 starts and $349,100.

NZB Standardbred Horse of the Year - Roll of Honour

Horse Breeding Season
Ultimate Sniper (NZ) Bettor's Delight x Reality Check  2019-2020
Spankem (NZ) Bettor's Delight x Crushem  2018-2019
Lazarus (NZ) Bettor's Delight x Bethany 2017-2018