Dragon Bird gets 16 months

<div>RUGBY LEAGUE: Catalans Dragons captain Greg Bird has been sentenced to 16 months in prison after being found guilty of hitting his girlfriend with a glass. The 25-year-old Australian was &nbsp;granted bail pending an appeal.<br /><br />Bird&rsquo;s girlfriend had written him a character reference to persuade the court to give him a lenient sentence. The pair now live together in France.</div>