Former NRL star Danny Williams has been convicted of glassing a girl in Sydney.
The 49-year-old, who represented the Melbourne Storm and North Sydney Bears throughout his enjoying profession, pleaded responsible in Manly Native Courtroom to assault occasioning precise bodily hurt.
Final month, Williams allegedly smashed a beer glass on a girl’s head at The Oaks Resort in Impartial Bay, leaving her with a laceration. She didn’t require hospital therapy.
In keeping with Manly Day by day, the lady had complained about Williams’ loud singing, allegedly throwing a beer at him earlier than the assault.
The Information Corp report claims Williams’ barrister Terrance Thorpe informed Manly Native Courtroom the harm put the offence on the mid to decrease finish of the dimensions by way of seriousness.
Williams was handed an 18-month neighborhood correction order to be of excellent behaviour and fined $1000.
Williams performed 146 NRL video games for the Melbourne Storm between 1998 and 2004, successful a premiership with the membership in 1999.
He additionally represented Eire on the 2000 Rugby League World Cup.
In 2004, Williams was infamously suspended for 18 weeks after a “king hit” knocked out West Tigers ahead Mark O’Neill.