SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 09: Travis Cloke of the Magpies marks the ball over Adam Tomlinson of the Giants during the round 16 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Collingwood Magpies at Spotless Stadium on July 9, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

Cloke wears unapproved glove in win over GWS

Travis Cloke wore a non-approved glove in the Magpies’ wins over Carlton and Greater Western Sydney on Saturday, but the Collingwood forward has escaped penalty after assuring the AFL he will not do so again.

Cloke was a regular glove wearer in the past but had not worn one for about a year prior to injuring two fingers on his right hand ahead of Collingwood’s round 15 clash against Carlton.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JULY 09: Travis Cloke of the Magpies marks the ball over Adam Tomlinson of the Giants during the round 16 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Collingwood Magpies at Spotless Stadium on July 9, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – JULY 09: Travis Cloke of the Magpies marks the ball over Adam Tomlinson of the Giants during the round 16 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Collingwood Magpies at Spotless Stadium on July 9, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

In an effort to protect his fingers, the Magpie veteran wore a slightly different glove to those he had previously worn, against the Blues and again last Saturday against GWS.

Cloke mistakenly believed the new glove had been approved by the AFL.

Read more at AFL.com.au

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