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Awards Roll of Honour

Awards winners 2006

IRB Awards 2006

Held in Glasgow, Scotland

IRB International Player of the Year
Richie McCaw (New Zealand) 

IRB International Team of the Year
New Zealand 

IRB International Coach of the Year
Graham Henry (New Zealand) 

IRB International U19 Player of the Year
Josh Holmes (Australia) 

IRB International U21 Player of the Year
Lionel Beauxis (France) 

IRB International Sevens Team of the Year

IRB International Sevens Player of the Year
Uale Mai (Samoa) 

Spirit of Rugby Award
Polly Miller 

Vernon Pugh Award for Distinguished Service
Brian Lochore 

IRB Referee Award for Distinguished Service
Peter Marshall 

IRB International Women's Personality of the Year
Margaret Alphonsi 

IRB Development Award
Mike Luke 

IRB Hall of Fame inductees
William Webb Ellis and Rugby School