Player awards: Boks listed

2011-04-29 00:00

LONDON — Saracens hooker Schalk Brits and Northampton prop Brian Mujati have been shortlisted for the Aviva English Premiership Player of the Season award.

The Springbok duo are among five players to be nominated, with the others being Thomas Waldrom (Leicester), Chris Ashton (Northampton) and Tom Wood (Northampton).

Brits, a former Stormers player, has also been nominated for the Try of the Season accolade for his effort against Gloucester last Sunday.

South African pair Luke Watson, now playing for Bath, and Hendre Fourie (Leeds) have been nominated for Performance of the Season.

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