18 May, 15:44
It's down to the wire now for the five contenders who have been shortlisted for the ultimate individual accolade in northern hemisphere rugby, ERC European Player of the Year 2013.
European Challenge Cup champions, Gloucester Rugby share the lead in the Guinness Premiership with Bristol Rugby. London Wasps and Sale Sharks currently hold third and fourth places repectively.
Stade Francais Paris started the 2006/07 season in blistering form leading the Top 14 by eight points ahead of Clermont Ferrand, with Biarritz and Toulouse trailing the leaders by 12 and 13 points.
It's tight at the top of the Italian Super 10 with Benetton Treviso, Calvisano and Petracra Padova all on 22 points after six games.
Following last weekend's club rugby games the standings in the respective domestic leagues are as follows: