By JOSEPHINE NAVULA
Melbourne rebels five eighth, Kurtley Beale has been ruled out of Super Rugby for up to a month, after he fractured his left hand.
Beale was to undergo surgery after scans revealed a fracture on his hand that will keep him out for three to four weeks.
He joins Cooper Vuna, captain Gareth Delve, Chris Thompson and Jason Woodword in an extensive casualty ward at Melbourne.
The Rebels will play the Reds at 8.40pm this Friday.
At 6.30pm the Crusaders will take on the Hurricanes.