Hartley set for Wednesday hearing

Date published: May 26 2015

Northampton hooker Dylan Hartley will appear before an RFU Disciplinary panel after he was cited for striking a Saracens opponent with his head.

England international Hartley was cited following the Premiership semi-final between the Saints and Saracens, which took place at Franklin's Gardens.

The hearing will be held at the Coventry Holiday Inn on Wednesday, May 27.

The three person panel includes Mike Hamlin and Tony Wheat and will be chaired by HHJ Sean Enright, with it scheduled to start at 7:15pm.