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New England captain Dylan Hartley by numbers

England have named Dylan Hartley as their captain for the RBS 6 Nations.

Here, Press Association Sport examines his career in numbers.

66 - the number of caps Hartley has accumulated during his seven years as an England player.

54 - the total number of weeks for which Hartley has been banned.

26 - the longest suspension Hartley has served. In 2007 he was found to have eye-gouged James Haskell and Johnny O'Connor.

3 - the number of major rugby events Hartley has missed due to being banned. He sat out the 2007 World Cup, 2013 British and Irish Lions tour to Australia and the 2015 World Cup.

16 - the age at which Hartley moved from New Zealand to England.


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