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Aussie league player Greg Bird has signed on for the next Fight for Life charity boxing bout . . .

Bird has a pretty interesting background

On 25 August 2008, Bird appeared in Sutherland Local Court charged with maliciously inflicting grievous bodily harm on his 24-year-old American girlfriend Katie Milligan at his flat in Cronulla. It was alleged that he had smashed a glass into her face.

On the 28 April 2009 Bird was found guilty of one count of reckless wounding of his girlfriend and one count of making a false accusation to police after attempting to blame his flatmate.On 22 June 2009 he was sentenced to a maximum of 16 months imprisonment.

On appeal in November 2009, Bird was acquitted of the charges, after both he and his girlfriend gave evidence to support his claims.

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