The nominees for the men’s World Player of Year have been announced with one England star included.
Voting is now open. Select from the nominees shortlisted in each category by the World Rugby Awards panel members.
#1. Michael Hooper (Australia)
Australia’s player of the year, the third time he’s won the award, joining Israel Folau as the only man to achieve such a feat. A devastating breakdown operator, he also reached the landmark of 100 Tests.