‘We don’t use history, we don’t look at trends’: inside the mind of Dylan Hartley
the Guardian -

• Captain’s more mature approach in preparing for internationals• ‘History is history. We can only affect what happens on Saturday’

Many people believe Dylan Hartley is fortunate still to be captain of England. Maybe he is in some respects but every footsoldier loves a lucky general. Then again, how much luck is ultimately involved when you have led your team in 24 Test matches and lost once? The more I practise the luckier I get as Gary Player used to say.

In 12 home Tests as captain Hartley...


In related news