Messi,Ronaldo and Iniesta makes the final cut(Ballon D’Or)

Barcelona’s duo of Lionel Messi and Andreas Iniesta alongside Realmadrid’s record signing, Cristiano Ronaldo has made the final three nominees for this years Ballon D’Or award.
The three players who all ply their trade in spain, received the highest number of points in a poll voted on by 53sports journalists, representing each of the countries under Uefa.
Italian Andrea Pirlo who had an outstanding performance at the,just concluded Euro 2012 , finished fourth place while Xavi Hernandez(runner up in last years award) came fifth.
The winner for the Ballon D’Or 2012 edition will be decided on august30, during the champions league group stage draw in Monaco.