Hogg beats Sexton and co to Six Nations Player of the Championship

Full-back scored two tries for Scotland

BY Raf Diallo 15:16 Thursday 24 March 2016, 15:16 24 Mar 2016

Scotland's Stuart Hogg scores the first try of the game ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Scotland full-back Stuart Hogg has been voted the rugby union Six Nations player of the Championship.

The 23-year-old was one of twelve candidates nominated.

He scored two tries during a campaign which saw Scotland win two from five matches.

Ireland's Jonathan Sexton was also in the running, alongside Wales' George North.

Grand slam winners England had Billy Vunipola, Jonathan Joseph and Jack Nowell up for the prize.

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