Sydney’s Lance Franklin has been cleared by Match Review Officer Michael Christian, after Christian determined Franklin was trying to evade a tackle, and his actions “were not unreasonable in the circumstances.”
— AFL (@AFL) May 19, 2018
Melbourne’s Bernie Vince was cleared by Christian, after he decided Vince’s actions were careless, but the force wasn’t strong enough to require a charge to be laid.
— AFL (@AFL) May 20, 2018
Fremantle’s Darcy Tucker can accept a $1000 fine for making careless contact with an umpire.
GWS midfielder Jacob Hopper can accept two separate $1000 sanctions for making careless contact with an umpire on two different occasions.