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England duo up for Golden Boot

England stars Sam Tomkins and Kevin Sinfield have been nominated for the Rugby League World Golden Boot Award for 2012.

The winner of the most prestigious individual award in rugby league will be announced on 4 January.

Tomkins had another superb season which was capped when he won the Man of Steel award.

Others on the Golden Boot shortlist include Australian captain Cameron Smith along with his Storm team-mate Cooper Cronk, Canterbury full-back Ben Barba and Gold Coast forward Nate Myles.