Dylan Hartley

Born: March 2, 1986 (age 31)


Hometown: Rotorua

Position: Hooker
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
Sports Mole has 135 articles about Dylan Hartley. Articles 1 to 40:
England's Manusamoa Tuilagi celebrates after scoring a try against Italy during the Six Nations match on March 15, 2014
Dylan Hartley backs Manu Tuilagi, Denny Solomona to earn England recalls
Dylan Hartley challenges Manu Tuilagi and Denny Solomona to prove their worth to England boss Eddie Jones after being sent home early from last week's training camp.
Aug 16, 15:55
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
Dylan Hartley pens new Northampton Saints deal and is reappointed captain
Northampton Saints announce that England captain Dylan Hartley has signed a new contract with the Premiership side and has been reappointed as their skipper.
Jul 19, 22:09
Lions head coach Warren Gatland smiles after their victory during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and British & Irish Lions at ANZ Stadium on July 6, 2013
Ken Owens expected to be fit for British and Irish Lions
Ken Owens is "improving every day and is very upbeat" about playing a part for the British and Irish Lions this summer, according to Scarlets coach Wayne Pivac.
May 20, 14:52
Denny Solomona of London Broncos during the Super League match between London Broncos and Catalan Dragons at Etihad Stadium on May 17, 2014
Denny Solomona named in England squad for Argentina tour
New Zealand-born rugby league convert Denny Solomona is among 15 uncapped players named in Eddie Jones's England squad for June's tour of Argentina.
Apr 20, 10:57
Sam Warburton of Wales looks on during the RBS Six Nations match between Scotland and Wales at Murrayfield Stadium on February 15, 2015
Sam Warburton named British and Irish Lions captain, Dylan Hartley misses out
Sam Warburton is named as the British and Irish Lions captain for the tour of New Zealand, but England skipper Dylan Hartley is not selected by Warren Gatland.
Apr 19, 12:11
Lions head coach Warren Gatland smiles after their victory during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and British & Irish Lions at ANZ Stadium on July 6, 2013
Report: England trio set to miss out on British and Irish Lions squad
England trio Joe Launchbury, Jonathan Joseph and Dylan Hartley could reportedly miss out on the British and Irish Lions squad for their tour of New Zealand.
Apr 17, 21:22
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Warren Gatland: 'Dylan Hartley still in contention for Lions captaincy'
Warren Gatland talks up Dylan Hartley's credentials for the British and Irish Lions captaincy, insisting that the hooker has done a "fantastic" job for England.
Mar 20, 21:31
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley: 'England still have work to do'
England captain Dylan Hartley admits that his side's 13-9 defeat to Ireland is proof that there is still room for improvement for the Six Nations champions.
Mar 18, 21:52
Owen Farrell kicks a penalty during the international Test match between the Australian Wallabies and England at Suncorp Stadium on June 11, 2016
Four changes for England against Italy
Eddie Jones makes four changes to his England side to take on Italy in the Six Nations this weekend.
Feb 24, 10:11
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley 'in a good place' ahead of Six Nations opener
Dylan Hartley claims that a "brutal" training camp in Portugal has him in top condition ahead of England's meeting with France, two months on from his last outing.
Feb 3, 20:14
Owen Farrell kicks at goal during the Six Nations game between Scotland and England on February 6, 2016
Eddie Jones: 'Owen Farrell in line for England captaincy'
Eddie Jones warns Dylan Hartley that his role as captain of England is "not a permanent position", as he prepares to hand the armband over to Owen Farrell.
Jan 20, 20:12
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Eddie Jones: 'Dylan Hartley has let England down with third red card'
England captain Dylan Hartley "let his country down" after accruing a six-week ban for striking Leinster's Sean O'Brien, says national head coach Eddie Jones.
Dec 21, 12:11
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
Dylan Hartley handed six-week ban
England and Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley is handed a six-week ban for striking Leinster's Sean O'Brien during their Champions Cup clash at Franklin's Gardens.
Dec 14, 17:38
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
RFU chief offers backing to Dylan Hartley over England captaincy
Dylan Hartley has "got credit in the bank" and does not deserve to be stripped of the England captaincy, according to Rugby Football Union boss Ian Ritchie.
Dec 13, 16:54
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
Dylan Hartley to learn red card fate on Wednesday
Dylan Hartley faces the prospect of missing England's opening Six Nations clash against France next year should he be handed a two-month ban or more later this week.
Dec 12, 20:30
Northampton captain Dylan Hartley is shown the red card and sent off by referee JP Doyle during the Aviva Premiership match against Leicester on December 20, 2014
Jim Mallinder unwilling to defend Dylan Hartley following dismissal
Jim Mallinder admits to being 'disappointed' by Dylan Hartley's conduct during Friday's clash with Leinster, but says that it did not cost Northampton Saints victory.
Dec 10, 10:15
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Paul O'Connell: Dylan Hartley would be "great captain" for Lions
Dylan Hartley has the potential to become a commanding figure for the British and Irish Lions and skipper the side in New Zealand, according to Paul O'Connell.
Oct 12, 22:22
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley "really proud" of England's series whitewash over Australia
England captain Dylan Hartley says that he is "really proud" of his teammates after they earned a 3-0 whitewash over Australia in their Test series Down Under.
Jun 25, 13:54
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
England's Eddie Jones backs Dylan Hartley for British and Irish Lions captaincy
England head coach Eddie Jones backs Dylan Hartley for the role of British and Irish Lions captain in New Zealand next year.
Jun 21, 22:57
Owen Farrell of England is congratulated by Mike Brown and his teammates after scoring the winning try during the international Test match against Australia on June 18, 2016
Result: England make history with series win in Australia
England secure their first-ever series win on Australian soil with a 23-7 victory over the Wallabies in Melbourne.
Jun 18, 13:01
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley desperate to take "huge opportunity" Down Under
Dylan Hartley claims that England can get the better of Australia in the upcoming three-Test series, which he describes as a "huge opportunity".
Jun 5, 11:57
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley pleased with England response to slow start
England captain Dylan Hartley praises his side for overcoming a poor start to beat Wales 27-13 at Twickenham.
May 29, 18:02
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley: 'Another concussion could end my playing career'
Northampton Saints and England hooker Dylan Hartley opens up on his concerns over another potential concussion layoff, which he says will put an end to his career.
May 28, 11:02
Manu Tuilagi holds onto the ball during the England captain's run at the Millennium Stadium on March 15, 2013
Manu Tuilagi included in England squad for tour of Australia
England head coach Eddie Jones names injury doubts Manu Tuilagi and Owen Farrell in his 32-man squad for the three-Test tour of Australia.
May 22, 13:31
Bros Owen Farrell and Jonathan Joseph celebrate during the Six Nations game between Italy and England on February 14, 2016
Result: England beat France to secure Grand Slam
Six Nations winners England complete their first Grand Slam since 2003 after beating France 25-21 in Paris on Saturday night.
Mar 19, 22:02
Eddie Jones, the new England Rugby head coach, poses at Twickenham Stadium on November 20, 2015
England retain 26 players ahead of crunch Grand Slam clash
England head coach Eddie Jones retains 26 players in the build-up to next Saturday's meeting with France in Paris.
Mar 15, 21:38
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley: 'Discipline must improve for Wales clash'
England skipper Dylan Hartley says that there is "plenty to work on" ahead of his side's potential Six Nations decider against Wales in two weeks' time.
Feb 28, 13:47
England captain Chris Robshaw looks on during the Rugby World Cup game with Wales on September 26, 2015
Chris Robshaw feared for England future after losing captaincy
Chris Robshaw admits that he thought that he may never get the chance to play for England again following their failed World Cup campaign.
Feb 22, 12:15
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley: 'More to come from England'
England captain Dylan Hartley insists that there are still significant improvements his side can make from their 40-9 Six Nations victory over Italy.
Feb 14, 21:47
Eddie Jones, the new England Rugby head coach, poses at Twickenham Stadium on November 20, 2015
Eddie Jones names first England XV
Danny Care and Joe Marler both feature in Eddie Jones's first England starting lineup for the Six Nations game away to Scotland.
Feb 4, 10:17
England captain Chris Robshaw poses at the kit launch for the Rugby World Cup on July 6, 2015
Chris Robshaw: "It's a new chapter"
Chris Robshaw reveals that he 'fully understands' the reason he was dropped as England captain and looks ahead to "a new chapter".
Feb 1, 07:15
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
Dylan Hartley takes over England captaincy
Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley takes over from Chris Robshaw as the new captain of England.
Jan 25, 14:04
Eddie Jones, the new England Rugby head coach, poses at Twickenham Stadium on November 20, 2015
Eddie Jones names first England squad for Six Nations
Eddie Jones names his initial 33-man England squad for the Six Nations and includes seven new faces, omitting the likes of Tom Youngs and Danny Cipriani.
Jan 13, 14:04
England captain Chris Robshaw looks on during the Rugby World Cup game with Wales on September 26, 2015
Chris Robshaw unsure of England captaincy plans
Chris Robshaw admits that he is unsure of whether he will retain the England captaincy under new head coach Eddie Jones.
Dec 23, 17:37
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Dylan Hartley to take on England captaincy?
A number of reports claim that Dylan Hartley will replace Chris Robshaw as the new captain of England.
Dec 17, 17:32
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
Sir Ian McGeechan: 'Dylan Hartley should be England captain'
Sir Ian McGeechan says that Eddie Jones should name Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley as the new England captain.
Nov 28, 14:28
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Oct 13, 08:43
Lee Dickson of Northampton Saints makes a break during the Aviva Premiership match between Newcastle Falcons and Northampton Saints at Kingston Park on September 21, 2014
Lee Dickson named Northampton Saints captain
Northampton Saints announce that scrum-half Lee Dickson will replace Dylan Hartley as the club's captain for the 2015-16 Aviva Premiership season.
Sep 14, 16:27
Dylan Hartley passes the ball during the England captain's run at Twickenham Stadium on November 8, 2013
England forwards coach Graham Rowntree hints at Dylan Hartley return
England forwards coach Graham Rowntree suggests that Dylan Hartley could be part of the team's Rugby World Cup squad despite his ban for headbutting an opponent.
Aug 25, 16:07
Dylan Hartley of Northampton Saints during the Aviva Premiership match between Northampton Saints and Wasps at Franklin's Gardens on March 27, 2015
Northampton Saints rugby star Dylan Hartley celebrates birth of his child
Northampton Saints hooker Dylan Hartley confirms the birth of his child on social media.
Aug 19, 12:35