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Varndell Nominated For Player Of The Month

Tom Varndell has been shortlisted for the Championship's September player of the month award following three tries in the opening four games of the campaign. 

After the success of its debut last year, the Greene King IPA Championship Player of the Month award returns for its second season.

Designed to recognise the outstanding contributions of individuals throughout the league stages, the Player of the Month Award last year acknowledged the talents of Matthew Morgan, Sam Olver, Marco Mama, Dougie Flockhart, Max Stelling and Charlie Amesbury.

September Player of the Month nominees

Aaron Pinches (Moseley)
George Perkins (Bedford Blues)
Latu Makaafi (Doncaster Knights)
Peter Lydon (London Scottish)
Tom Varndell (Bristol Rugby)

In a change to the current format, the voting panel – made up of key journalists covering all twelve Championship clubs – will have 50% of the winning vote, with supporters voting for the remaining half by visiting www.englandrugby.com/champ-potm.

To vote for your September Greene King IPA Championship Player of the month, visit www.englandrugby.com/champ-potm and be in with a chance of winning a pitch day at Twickenham for you and eight friends.

Voting opens on Friday October 2 and closes at midnight on Wednesday October 7.

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