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Ballantyne, Smedts and Sexton accept bans

Ballantyne hit with two-week ban Nathan Schmook and Matt Thompson take you through the round two MRP incidents
Hayden Ballantyne of the Dockers celebrates during the 2015 AFL Round 02 match between the Geelong Cats and the Fremantle Dockers at Simonds Stadium, Geelong on April 12, 2015. (Photo: Darrian Traynor/AFL Media)
Suspended forward Hayden Ballantyne will spend two weeks on the sidelines

THE AFL Tribunal won't sit on Tuesday night after all players accepted their Match Review Panel sanctions out of round two.

Geelong midfielder Billie Smedts and Gold Coast's Alex Sexton have each accepted one week suspensions, while Fremantle confirmed on Monday night that Hayden Ballantyne would not challenge his two-week ban.

Gold Coast's Steven May, Geelong's Mitch Duncan and Kangaroo Michael Firrito have all accepted $1000 fines for minor offences.

Click here to read the full MRP statement from round two

Ballantyne was charged with rough conduct on Geelong defender Harry Taylor in the last quarter of the Dockers' 44-point win over the Cats at Simonds Stadium. The small forward received a three week ban due to his poor disciplinary record, but took the early plea to reduce the penalty to two weeks.

It is the feisty 27-year-old’s seventh suspension in his 108-game career.

Smedts was reported for his contact on Dockers backman Lee Spurr, while Sexton was cited for his hit on St Kilda youngster Jack Lonie. Smedts and Sexton's incidents were both judged to be intentional with low impact to the head.