World Rugby Awards 2019 nominations: England's Tom Curry and Wales' Alun Wyn Jones up for Player of the Year

Who is nominated this year?Credit: World Rugby

FollowTom Curry is the nation's solitary nominee on the strength of an outstanding 2019 that has seen him scale fresh heights in Japan, including a man-of-the-match display in the quarter-final rout of Australia.

The 21-year-old is the youngest player in Eddie Jones's squad and also the youngest Red Rose forward to have played at a World Cup.

A breakdown specialist and ferocious tackler who has made a seamless transition from openside to blindside flanker, the jet-heeled Curry has added forceful ball carrying to his...

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