Sinoti shortlisted for Citizen Try of the Season

Wednesday 09 May 2018 Written by: Adam

The Newcastle Falcons winger is among eight contenders for the prize, with the winner to be announced at the Aviva Premiership Rugby Awards on Wednesday May 16.

Sinoti is shortlisted for his try in January’s 28-20 victory over next weekend’s semi-final opponents, Exeter Chiefs.

For the first time ever, the public will get the chance to pick the Citizen Try of the Season award winner, with voting taking place on the official Premiership Rugby app.

Simply open the app and you will be able to watch all eight shortlisted tries and cast your vote.

Voting closes at midnight on Sunday May 13, and if you can’t see the Citizen Try of the Season in your app then please make sure you check the App Store / Play Store for the latest update.

The eight shortlisted tries were selected due to being David Flatman’s Try of the Month winners, and the full Citizen Try of the Season shortlist is:

* Round 4 – Billy Twelvetrees (Gloucester Rugby) v Worcester Warriors.

* Round 5 – Mikey Haywood (Northampton Saints) v Harlequins.

* Round 9 – Jack Singleton (Worcester Warriors) v Leicester Tigers.

* Round 11 – Will Chudley (Exeter Chiefs) v Northampton Saints.

* Round 13 – Sinoti Sinoti (Newcastle Falcons) v Exeter Chiefs.

* Round 14 – Henry Trinder (Gloucester Rugby) v Leicester Tigers.

* Round 18 – Faf de Klerk (Sale Sharks) v Worcester Warriors.

* Round 21 – Tom Homer (Bath Rugby) v Gloucester Rugby.

With 776 tries scored this Aviva Premiership Rugby season – the most ever beating the 750 tallied in 1999-2000 – this season’s competition was one of the most hotly contested.