Dylan Hartley

England's Hartley making progress on return from concussion

(Reuters) - England captain Dylan Hartley has recovered from a concussion that sidelined him since March but still has work to do to be fit for the start of the Premiership season, the national team’s forwards coach Steve Borthwick has said.<p>FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - Six Nations Championship - …

Sport (UK)

Six lingering issues for England head coach Eddie Jones to address

New season but familiar issues awaited England head coach Eddie Jones as the squad assembled for the first of their camps next week.<p>Building up to the Rugby World Cup in Japan, these are the long-standing problems that are yet to be addressed.<p><b>Captaincy counts</b><p>Jones believes England lost too many …

Eddie Jones

Dylan Hartley still striving for fitness as he takes reduced England training

Dylan Hartley faces a race against time to be fit for the start of the season following five months out with concussion after it emerged he did not take a full part in England’s pre-season training camp over the weekend.<p>Hartley returned to the England set-up for a three-day get-together in …

Rugby Union

Dylan Hartley racing to be fit for the start of the season despite showing no further concussion symptoms

Dylan Hartley faces a race against time to be fit for the start of the new season despite showing no signs of concussion symptoms during England’s three-day camp in Teddington.<p>The Northampton hooker has not played a competitive match since England’s Six Nations defeat by Ireland in March after …

Rugby Union

England take step towards 'unknown' of Japan as Eddie Jones restates Rugby World Cup credentials

Eddie Jones seemed in a relaxed, mischievous mood as he faced the press for the first time after England’s tour to South Africa. And intriguing, yet familiar contradictions lingered as well.<p>On the cusp of Rugby World Cup year, the Australian says he is “100 per cent” certain on the make-up of his …

Eddie Jones

Chris Ashton and Dylan Hartley overcome odds to return to England rugby squad to delight of Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones gave Chris Ashton’s England career the kiss of life - then revealed his relief at Dylan Hartley being passed fit to join him.<p>Ashton had …

Leicester Tigers

Chris Ashton joins Danny Cipriani in returning from England exile as Eddie Jones names wing in 44-man squad

One by one the black sheep are returning to the fold. After ending Danny Cipriani’s exile from international rugby over the summer, England head coach Eddie Jones has now selected prodigal son Chris Ashton in his pre-season training camp.<p>The wing, who joined Sale Sharks this summer from Toulon …

Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones is undecided about who will captain England

Eddie Jones admits he is undecided about whether hooker Dylan Hartley will continue in his role as England captain.<p>Hartley missed last month's series …

Eddie Jones

Dylan Hartley on track to return as England captain for autumn Tests as he steps up comeback from concussion

Dylan Hartley is on course to return as England captain for the autumn Test series, with the Northampton hooker to take a further step on his comeback from concussion by taking part in a pre-season training camp with the national squad this weekend.<p>Hartley has not played since March and missed …

Rugby Union

Rugby star passes his big Nuneaton test

Ex England Rugby international player turned top TV pundit David Flatman is now a fully-fledged motorbiker thanks to a Nuneaton training …

Tom Hardy

Exclusive! Dylan Hartley marries Joanne Tromans - and their daughter didn't want it to end!

<p>England rugby union ace <b>Dylan Hartley</b> and his wife Joanne Tromans have shared exclusive photographs from their wedding day with <b>HELLO!</b> magazine. The …

Celebrity (UK)

England's Jamie George ready to step out of Dylan Hartley's shadow in South Africa

JAMIE GEORGE will step out of Dylan Hartley's shadow in South Africa as he looks to take England forward.<p>Hartley's understudy has been handed his big …

Six Nations Championship

Dylan Hartley determined to make England return next season - 'I'm not ready to finish playing yet'

England captain Dylan Hartley has backed himself to overcome the effects of concussion and return stronger for both the national team and club side Northampton.<p>The 32-year-old hooker has not played since suffering a head injury in the Six Nations defeat by Ireland in March. He missed the end of the …

Rugby Union

Eddie Jones unsure over Dylan Hartley's England future but giving strong thought to recalling Danny Cipriani

Eddie Jones has admitted he cannot be sure when - or if - captain Dylan Hartley will play for England again.<p>The Red Rose rugby boss names his 34-man …

Eddie Jones

Eddie Jones casts doubt on Dylan Hartley ever returning for England after latest concussion

England head coach Eddie Jones has cast fresh doubt on whether captain Dylan Hartley will return to the international fold following his extended absence through concussion.<p>Hartley will definitely miss the three-Test tour to South Africa this summer having not played since March 17 in the 24-15 Six …

Rugby Union

Rugby - England's Kruis ruled out of South Africa tour

LONDON (Reuters) - England lock George Kruis will miss this year’s tour of South Africa in order to undergo ankle surgery, Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall said on Sunday.<p>Rugby Union - Six Nations Championship - England vs Ireland - Twickenham Stadium, London, Britain - March 17, 2018 …

South Africa

Wasps news and rumours: Tom Cruse, Tommy Taylor, James Haskell, Brad Shields, Dylan Hartley, Rob Horne, Jimmy Gopperth

Wasps will pack down against a Northampton Saints side without England captain Dylan Hartley on Sunday.<p>The 32-year-old has not played since suffering …

Eddie Jones

Dylan Hartley: Danny Care says England captain 'won't do anything stupid'

England captain Dylan Hartley "won't do anything stupid" after his latest concussion setback, says team-mate Danny Care.

Northampton Saints

England captain Dylan Hartley vows to return from concussion and hits out at "so-called" experts

England skipper Dylan Hartley has issued a defiant battle cry after doubts were raised over his career following the announcement he will miss the …

Sport (UK)

Changing of the guard looms as England captain Dylan Hartley ruled out of Springboks series

ENGLAND captain Dylan Hartley will miss the rugby tour of South Africa in June because of concussion.<p>Hartley hasn’t played since he took a head knock …

Sport (Australia)

Dylan Hartley’s absence from South Africa tour is a blessing in disguise for him and for England

It is fortunate that Dylan Hartley has these few months to relax, recuperate and spend quality time with his young family.<p>Should he manage to shake the concussion symptoms that have troubled him since the end of March, an extremely busy 18-month period lies ahead.<p>As far back as January 2016, before …

Rugby Union

Brian Moore's Full Contact: 'You cannot make a call on Dylan Hartley because he hasn’t had any form'

The penultimate European weekend has come and gone leaving Leinster versus Racing 92 in the Champions Cup and Gloucester against Cardiff Blues in the Challenge Cup. Back in the studio alongside Brian Moore to debate the big news from the week, including Dylan Hartley's latest setback, is Rob Andrew.<p>…

Rugby Union

Dylan Hartley blasts "so called experts" as he insists South Africa tour absence won't end England career

Dylan Hartley has blasted “so-called experts” for expressing fears over his rugby future.<p>The England captain announced on Monday that he had taken …

Rugby World Cup

Dylan Hartley ruled out of England tour to South Africa by concussion - prompting fears for his rugby future

England captain Dylan Hartley has had his season ended by concussion and will miss the three-Test series against South Africa.<p>Hartley joins Anthony …

Nathan Hughes

Dylan Hartley: I will be back next season despite concussion worries

Dylan Hartley has published a defiant message on social media after it was announced that he will miss England's tour to South Africa because of concussion.<p>Hartley has not played since the final match of the NatWest 6 Nations, against Ireland on March 17, and on Monday his club Northampton revealed …

Sport (UK)

England captain Dylan Hartley ruled out of South Africa tour with concussion

Dylan Hartley will miss England’s three-Test tour to South Africa in June after being told to take the summer off following the Northampton hooker’s latest concussion.<p>The 32-year-old England captain has not played since taking a blow to the head in their final Six Nations match against Ireland at …

Rugby Union

Dylan Hartley ruled out of England's tour of South Africa due to concussion

Dylan Hartley has been ruled out of England’s summer tour of South Africa due to concussion.<p>The Northampton hooker has not played since sustaining a …

Sports (India)

Dylan Hartley ruled out of England's tour of South Africa with concussion

England will be without captain Dylan Hartley on their tour of South Africa this June as he continues his recovery from concussion.<p>Hartley has not …

Aviva Premiership

Dylan Hartley: England captain to miss South Africa tour with concussion

<b>England captain Dylan Hartley has been ruled out of the summer tour of South Africa because of concussion.</b><p>The Northampton hooker has not played since sustaining a head injury in last month's Six Nations loss to Ireland.<p>Following specialist medical advice, the 32-year-old will now take an extended …

South Africa

England captain Dylan Hartley to miss June South Africa tour as struggle with concussion casts doubt on his international future

FEARS over Dylan Hartley's England career intensified as specialist brain doctors told him to take the summer off after suffering concussion.<p>The Red …

Six Nations Championship