Sydney - Wallabies flyhalf Kurtley Beale will face a Brisbane court for
allegedly hitting a bouncer at the Victory Hotel the morning before the
first Australia-Wales Test.
Police said they have issued a 23-year-old Victorian man
with a notice to appear on one count of common assault and he will
appear in Brisbane Magistrates Court on July 24.
Beale and his team-mate Quade Cooper were refused entry at Victory Hotel in the early hours on June 8.
The Australian Rugby Union originally put on hold its
disciplinary process surrounding Beale until the police matter was
resolved meaning Beale remained available for Super Rugby and the
The ARU is yet to comment on Beale's court date being set. No police action has been taken against Cooper.