All Blacks winger Milner-Skudder wins breakthrough award

Music 02/11/2015

All Blacks winger Nehe Milner-Skudder has just been awarded breakthrough player of the year after his outstanding performance at the Rugby World Cup in London today.

Runner up players were Scotland centre Mark Bennett and Georgia halfback Vasil Lobzhanidze.

Milner-Skudder made his All Blacks debut in Sydney where he scored a double after an impressive season for the Hurricanes. 

During the World cup the young winger scored six tries, one of which was the opening try of the cup.

The ceremony also included a new medal being given to star player Sonny Bill Williams who gifted his medal to a young fan after the game.