How the shortlist has been created:
Throughout the 2014 RBS 6 Nations each player has been awarded (or deducted) points across 19 different action categories, which cover all aspects of the game. To ensure fairness, the RBS 6 Nations analysts have weighted the importance of different actions depending on different positions. These categories have been collated to give each player an overall performance score. The top scoring players are listed below in alphabetical order.
Your chance to vote
Now you have the chance to help pick the RBS Player of the Championship by voting below.
Who is your RBS Player of the Championship for the 2014 RBS 6 Nations?