Grewcock lands October award
By Simon Yau
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Bath's Danny Grewcock was named Guinness Premiership Player of the Month.Bath's Danny Grewcock has been awarded the Guinness Premiership Player of the Month honour for October.
The England international's performance in Bath's 18-16 win over Gloucester was highlighted as one of the reasons for the decision.
Voting panel chairman and Sky Sports commentator Miles Harrison, said: "Danny Grewcock put in an immense performance against Gloucester.
"One of the best second row displays seen at club level for a long time and on current form, he fully deserves the accolade of Guinness Premiership Player of the Month. A perfectly timed reminder to Andy Robinson of his true ability."
Grewcock, who is currently with the England squad ahead of Saturday's Test with Samoa, added: "I am delighted to be receiving this Guinness Premiership Player of the Month award. October was a good month for us and I really have to credit the players and coaches at Bath Rugby, who have worked phenomenally hard in what has been a terrific team effort."
Sale Sharks Director of Rugby Philippe Saint-Andre was named Director of Rugby of the Month for October.