The AFL advises the Match Review of last night’s Melbourne v Port Adelaide match has been completed. One charge was laid.

Charge Laid:
Clayton Oliver, Melbourne, has been charged with Striking Peter Ladhams, Port Adelaide, during the second quarter of the Round Nine match between Melbourne and Port Adelaide, played at the Gabba on Thursday July 30.


In summary he can accept a $1000 sanction with an early plea.
Based on the available evidence, the incident was assessed as Careless Conduct with Low Impact and High Contact. The incident was classified as a $1500 sanction as a first offence. The player can accept a $1000 sanction with an early plea.


Financial Sanctions for 2020 Toyota AFL Premiership Season:
Please note, all financial sanctions payable under any existing code, rules or policy (including Tribunal fines, Code of Conduct, AFL Rules and AFL Regulations) will be reduced by 50 per cent for the 2020 Toyota AFL Premiership Season. The amounts listed above are the amended financial sanctions payable.