Investec 2008 Super 14 Awards – Voting & History

Investec 2008 Super 14 Awards – Voting & History

Just to follow up on the news from yesterday, here are what the voting numbers were, along with a bit of history of who won it down the years. I didn’t realise how close Phil Waugh was to getting it.

I understand the votes come from the players themselves.


2008 Investec Super 14 Player of the Series – Top 6 vote recipients

Player

Team

Votes

George Smith

Brumbies

51

Phil Waugh

Waratahs

49

Matt Giteau

Western Force

32

Dan Vickerman

Waratahs

25

Nathan Sharpe

Western Force

24

Wycliff Palu

Waratahs

24

2008 Investec Super 14 Rookie of the Series – Top 4 vote recipients

Player

Team

Votes

Tyrone Smith

Brumbies

26

Tom Carter

Waratahs

13

Tom Hockings

Western Force

7

Leroy Houston

Queensland Reds

5






Previous Winners

2007

Player George Smith

Rookie Lachie Turner

Coach Laurie Fisher

Referee Stuart Dickinson

Try Adam Ashley Cooper

2006

Player George Smith

Rookie Benn Robinson

Coach Ewen McKenzie

Referee Scott Young

Try Sam Norton-Knight

2005

Player Chris Latham

Rookie Peter Hewat

Coach Ewen McKenzie

Referee Andrew Cole

Try Chris Whitaker

2004

Player Chris Latham

Rookie Nic Henderson and Drew Mitchell

Coach David Nucifora

Referee Andrew Cole

Try Mark Gerrard

2003

Player Joe Roff & Chris Latham

Rookie Matt Giteau

Coach David Nucifora

Referee Peter Marshall

Try Tamaiti Horua

2002

Player Stirling Mortlock

Rookie Van Humphries

Coach David Nucifora

Referee Stuart Dickinson

Try Graeme Bond

2001

Player Phil Waugh

Rookie David Croft

Coach Eddie Jones

Referee Peter Marshall

Try Nathan Spooner

2000

Player Chris Latham

Rookie Phil Waugh

Coach Eddie Jones

Referee Wayne Erickson

Try Stephen Larkham

1999

Player Joe Roff

Rookie Nathan Sharpe

Coach John Connolly

Referee Stuart Dickinson

Try Joe Roff

1998

Player Stephen Larkham & John Eales

Rookie Chris Whitaker

Coach John Connolly

Referee Scott Young

Try Daniel Herbert

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