Northampton Saints' Dylan Hartley has been suspended for three weeks by the Rugby ][/url] Football Union for elbowing Leicester's Matt Smith. England hooker Hartley caught Tigers centre ź Smith off the ball during Saturday's 23-19 Premiership win. The 28-year-old, who pleaded guilty, will miss games against SBOBET Harlequins, Newcastle and Sale. It is the fifth time he has been banned. England start their Six Nations campaign against Wales on 6 February. An elbowing offence carries a minimum two-week ban, but Jeremy Summers, the ᷧ͹Ź judicial officer IBCBET who heard the case by conference call, said the suspension "reflects the player's record rather than the seriousness of the offence itself".