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Kyle Sinckler facts | 10 things you didn’t know about the prop

6. Under arrest

In July 2017, Sinckler was arrested in Central Auckland, during a night out with his teammates on the conclusion of the British and Irish Lions’ tour to New Zealand. According to reports, Sinckler was involved in a “minor incident” whilst celebrating the Lions’ 15–15 draw against New Zealand. He was placed under arrest though was not prosecuted; police officers escorted Sinckler back to his hotel shortly after the incident. The tighthead-prop openly apologised for his actions

7. Phobias

“I don’t like snakes so I’m happy I live in England. I also hate spiders.”

8. Nicknames

“Sinck. Kitchen. Dylan Hartley calls me D300 – I think it’s after some sort of wrestler or bodybuilder.”

9. Sporting hero

“Tom Brady. I’d like to pick his brains for a few hours on the stuff he does.”

10. Morning routine

The England prop revealed an odd morning habit during his recent chat with former Harlequins teammate Mike Brown for the Mail Online.

BROWN: Do you still have two tablespoons of cider vinegar every morning?

SINCKLER: Yeah! A bit of alkaline to wake you up!