England duo up for prestigious award
10th December 2012
England internationals Sam Tomkins and Kevin Sinfield have been nominated for the 2012 Golden Boot.
Wigan Warriors full-back Tomkins won the 2012 Man of Steel award and became England's record tryscorer while Sinfield captained Leeds Rhinos to a sixth Grand Final triumph and led England to victory in the autumn international series.
The last British winner of the most prestigious individual award in rugby league was former Wigan and England captain Andy Farrell in 2004.
Others shortlisted for the award, which will be announced on January 4, are Australia captain Cameron Smith, his Melbourne Storm team-mate Cooper Cronk, Canterbury full-back Ben Barba and Gold Coast forward Nate Myles.