Damien Cook Shortlisted for Golden Boot Award

Rabbitohs and Australian hooker Damien Cook has been shortlisted for the 2019 Golden Boot Award to be presented by the International Rugby League after the end-of-season Test matches have been completed.

Two Golden Boots will be awarded, one to the best international men’s player of the year, and one to the best international women’s player of the year.

Ten men’s players and two women’s players have been shortlisted so far, with the possibility of more additions following Test matches to be played over the next two weekends.

Nominated players so far are:

John Bateman Great Britain
Ali Brigginshaw Australia
Damien Cook Australia
Payne Haas Australia
Viliame Kikau Fiji
Tui Lolohea Tonga
Kevin Naiqama Fiji
Jessica Sergis Australia
Sio Siua Taukeiaho Tonga
Roger Tuivasa-Sheck New Zealand
Jared Waerea-Hargreaves New Zealand
Brandon Wakeham Fiji

The winners will be announced following the completion of the final full international matches for 2019.