The fans’ votes have been counted, tallied and finalised… and as a result, here is this year’s 2011 NRL All Star Team line up.
The All Star team
1 Josh Dugan (Canberra)
2 Akuila Uate (Newcastle)
3 Michael Jennings (Penrith)
4 Jamie Lyon (Manly)
5 Brett Morris (St George Illawarra)
6 Darren Lockyer (Brisbane)
7 Benji Marshall (Wests Tigers)
8 Ben Hannant (Brisbane)
9 Cameron Smith (Melbourne)
10 Matt Scott (Nth Qld)
11 Nathan Hindmarsh (Parramatta)
12 Gareth Ellis (Wests Tigers)
13 Paul Gallen (Cronulla).
Bench: David Taylor (South Sydney), Ashley Harrison (Gold Coast), Feleti Mateo (Warriors), Shaun Kenny-Dowall (Sydney Roosters), Michael Ennis (Canterbury).
Coach’s pick: Petero Civoniceva (Penrith), Kurt Gidley (Newcastle).
The NRL All Stars take on the Indigenous All Stars at Skilled Park at Robina on February 12, just two weeks away. Footy season is back, gentlemen!