Kurtley Beale: Wallabies winger granted bail after Bondi sexual assault charges

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High-profile rugby national subordinate Kurtley Beale has been granted bail by a Sydney tribunal aft being charged implicit an alleged intersexual assault.

The 34-year-old Wallabies winger was ordered connected Saturday to surrender his passport, not interaction witnesses and to study to constabulary regular aft appearing successful Parramatta section court.

Beale was arrested connected Friday and held successful custody implicit an alleged incidental successful Sydney’s eastbound connected 17 December past year.

He faces 4 charges, including intersexual intercourse without consent, inciting different to sexually interaction without consent and 2 counts of sexually touching different idiosyncratic without consent.

The Australia planetary has been suspended from each rugby with contiguous effect.

The charges came aft constabulary received a study that a 28-year-old pistillate was sexually assaulted astatine a licensed premises connected Beach Road, Bondi Beach.

Beale was arrested successful a conveyance halt successful Kingsford conscionable earlier 2.30pm connected Friday earlier being taken to Waverley constabulary presumption for questioning.

In a statement, Rugby Australia said Beale had been suspended pending the decision of the ineligible proceedings.

“This measurement follows Mr Beale’s apprehension and consequent complaint with superior transgression offences, and is successful enactment with Rugby Australia’s nonrecreational subordinate codification of conduct,” it said.

Beale, who has played 95 times for his country, took portion successful a 44-man Wallabies grooming campy connected the Gold Coast past week.

He precocious returned to Australia up of the Super Rugby play for the NSW Waratahs aft respective years playing successful France.

Beale, who is from NSW, has spent astir of his much than decade-long vocation with the Waratahs, speech from a little spell with the Melbourne Rebels.

He is owed backmost successful tribunal successful March.