Ulster Rugby’s Stuart McCloskey is the man in the spotlight after his try in the 19-9 victory over Wasps in Round 1 is voted our Try of the Round.
The winning try is determined by a combination of the fans’ votes and the choice of a rugby expert.
This week Matthieu Lartot of France Télévisions said of McCloskey’s score: “In a tough match, Ulster scored the weekend’s finest try with remarkable movement and, notably, two offloads executed to perfection.”
The try was also the most popular among fans.
Here is the breakdown of how the five nominations fared:
- Stuart McCloskey (20 pts)
- Geoffrey Doumayrou (La Rochelle) 15 (12+3)
- Alivereti Raka (ASM Clermont Auvergne)13 (9+4)
- Guilhem Guirado (RC Toulon) 7 (6+1)
- Zach Mercer (Bath Rugby) (3+2)
You can see all the tries here: