The top-five place-getters of the 2021 Dally M Medal number person been revealed, with Daly Cherry-Evans, Nathan Cleary, James Tedesco, Tom Trbojevic and Cody Walker announced arsenic those successful contention for the game's highest idiosyncratic honour.
The NRL decided to divided the awards ceremonial crossed 2 nights this year, with 1 being held contiguous and the different adjacent Monday.
After the top-five place-getters of this year's Dally M Medal number were announced tonight, successful nary peculiar order, the victor of the apical gong volition beryllium revealed adjacent Monday, connected the aforesaid nighttime arsenic the Dally M Team of the Year.
"Tonight we began the solemnisation of our champion athletes, those that person defied intolerable during 1 of the astir challenging and unsocial seasons successful our game's history,'' NRL main enforcement Andrew Abdo said.
"With each the challenges we person faced this year, it is simply a fantastic accidental to spell deeper successful celebrating the exceptional performances of 2021.
"I congratulate the winners contiguous for immoderate of the astir singular feats of the 2021 NRL premiership.
"We each cannot hold to spot adjacent week's number wherever we volition crown our Dally M subordinate of the year."
The uncover of the Dally M Medal contenders follows the announcement of those successful the moving for the Rugby League Players Association Players' Champion award.
Trbojevic, Cleary, Tedesco, Walker and Payne Haas were yesterday revealed arsenic those successful contention, with the victor to beryllium named connected expansive last day.