SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 12: Kurt Tippett of the Swans has his knee iced during the round 12 AFL match between the Greater Western Sydney Giants and the Sydney Swans at Spotless Stadium on June 12, 2016 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Scans confirm Sydney star Kurt Tippett out for up to six weeks

Sydney’s Kurt Tippett will miss up to six weeks, after scans confirmed on Monday the ruckman suffered a tear in one of his hamstring tendons that join his knee.

Youngster Harry Marsh has also been ruled out of Round 13 after suffering a hamstring strain in the Swans’ loss to the Giants on Sunday.

However, the news is better for Gary Rohan, who is expected to play next week after he was cleared of any hamstring damage following bleeding near his hamstring from multiple corks during the match.

Sydney play Melbourne at the MCG next Sunday.


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