Swimmer faces charge after nightclub fight: Swimmer Nick D'Arcy was charged Monday with assault following a nightclub altercation several hours after being named to Australia's Olympic team for Beijing.After the swim meet, before the Olympics, a hockey game broke out down under.
In some cultures, sports is just an excuse to drink. I bet, and I'm not a betting type, drinking had a role in this fray. It is bad when the people in the sports get into the celebrations and drinking.
It will be interesting to see what the Australians do about this. And, it will be interesting to learn of more of the details.
In China -- drinking behviors and public intoxication is NOT often seen. You just don't do that there.