McLachlan announced that the two clubs will share the points from the match.
“The premiership points will be split between the two clubs as per the AFL rules. The remaining seven games will go ahead,” he said.
“This is a decision of the competition, as a mark of respect to Phil Walsh.
“This decision has the support of clubs and the Players Association.
“The thoughts of the whole football family are with you (the Walsh family) today and in the days ahead.”