Rugby fans have final say in voting SARU player of the year

2012-10-18 00:00

SIX Sharks are among the 10 finalists for the prestigious SA Rugby Union Rugby Player of the Year 2012.

The six Sharks are Willem Alberts, Keegan Daniel, Bismarck du Plessis, Jannie du Plessis, Pat Lambie and JP Pietersen.

The rest on the list of nominees include: Eben Etzebeth, Bryan Habana, Elton Jantjies and Siya Kolisi.

The list was finalised using a public consultation process alongside votes by rugby media.

The rugby public nominated and voted for players on the Springboks’ Facebook page (

The awards function will be held on November 1 in Cape Town.

Voting closes next Wednesday at noon.

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