One Direction and The Wanted to battle it out at Teen Choice Awards

One Direction were notably absent from the first wave of Teen Choice Awards nominations.

The WantedThe Wanted and One Direction are nominated for the same Teen Choice Awards. Copyright [WENN]

All that has changed, however, with the second round of Teen Choice Awards nominations.

One Direction and The Wanted will do battle in not one but two categories, namely Choice Music: Breakout Group and Choice Summer Music Star: Group.

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Each British boy band has also got a place in the nominations in a different category.

The Wanted's Jay McGuiness, Tom Parker, Nathan Sykes, Siva Kansewaran and Max George have been nominated in the Choice Summer Song category for 'Glad You Came'.

One Direction's Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik and Liam Payne have been shortlisted in the Choice Love Song category for 'What Makes You Beautiful'.

One DirectionWill One Direction beat The Wanted at Teen Choice Awards? Copyright [WENN]

When the first wave of nominations was announced, The Wanted must have felt pretty smug as they made the shortlist of acts in the Choice Music Group category while 1D were nowhere to be seen.

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Both bands will do battle with Eli Young Band, fun. and Karmin to be named Breakout Group, while One Direction and The Wanted have competition for the Choice Summer Music Star: Group title from Coldplay, Gym Class Heroes and Maroon 5.

We'll find out who's victorious at the Teen Choice Awards on July 22. Cannot. Wait.