HOGG NAMED 6 NATIONS PLAYER OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP

STUART HOGG has been named the 6 Nations player of the championship after securing over 30 percent of the public vote from 20,970 fans.

England’s Billy Vunipola came in a very close second with 27% of the vote for his significant role in securing the team’s 13th Grand Slam.

Third place was awarded to the tournament’s top-try scorer, George North with 11% of the votes, followed by Ireland’s scrum-half Conor Murray in 4th (4,412 votes).

England’s Jack Nowell finished  5th (6% of the votes), ahead of the Italian Captain, Sergio Parisse in 6th with 4.6% of the votes.

 

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