The AFL advises the Match Review of the Sunday matches of Round 12 has been completed. One charge was laid and there was one further incident that required detailed explanation.
Nathan Wilson, Fremantle, has been charged with Striking Cody Weightman, Western Bulldogs, during the fourth quarter of the Round 12 match between Fremantle and the Western Bulldogs, played at Optus Stadium on Sunday June 6, 2021
In summary, he can accept a one-match sanction with an early plea.
Based on the available evidence, the incident was assessed as Intentional Conduct, Low Impact, Groin Contact. The incident was classified as a one-match sanction as a first offence. The player can accept a one-match sanction with an early plea.
Contact between Carlton’s Adam Saad and West Coast Eagles’ Brad Sheppard from the first quarter of Sunday’s match between Carlton and the West Coast Eagles was assessed. The ball is handballed to Saad at half back for Carlton who runs towards the centre of the ground. Sheppard approaches and attempts to tackle Saad when a head clash occurs. It was determined by the MRO that the action was not unreasonable in the circumstances. No further action was taken.