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Match review panel, round 13, part 1

Match review panel: round 13, week one

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4:46 PM Mon 21 June, 2010
The AFL wishes to advise the match review panel has reviewed the weekend’s matches. The following charges were laid:

Charges Laid
Dustin Fletcher, Essendon, has been charged with a level two misconduct offence in that he kneed Beau Muston, Hawthorn, during the first quarter of the round 13 match between Essendon and Hawthorn, played at the MCG on Friday June 18, 2010.
 
In summary, his previous poor record means that his two-game sanction must remain at two games, even with an early plea.
 
The incident was assessed as intentional conduct (three points), low impact (one point) and body contact (one point). This is a total of five activation points, resulting in a classification of a level two offence, drawing 225 demerit points and a two-match sanction. He has an existing bad record of two matches suspended within the last three years, increasing the penalty by 20 per cent to 270 demerit points. He also has 37.50 points carried over from within the last 12 months, increasing the penalty to 307.50 points and a three-match sanction. An early plea reduces the penalty by 25 per cent to 230.63 points and a two-match sanction.
 
Michael Rischitelli, Brisbane Lions, has been charged with a first offence for engaging in a melee at half time of the round 13 match between the Brisbane Lions and Richmond, played at the Gabba, on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, he can accept a $1200 sanction with an early plea.
 
A first offence for engaging in a melee is a $1600 sanction. An early plea reduces the penalty by 25 per cent to a $1200 sanction.
 
Sam Sheldon, Brisbane Lions, has been charged with a first offence for engaging in a melee at half time of the round 13 match between the Brisbane Lions and Richmond, played at the Gabba, on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, he can accept a $1200 sanction with an early plea.
 
A first offence for engaging in a melee is a $1600 sanction. An early plea reduces the penalty by 25 per cent to a $1200 sanction.
 
Jake King, Richmond, has been charged with a first offence for engaging in a melee at half time of the round 13 match between Richmond and the Brisbane Lions, played at the Gabba, on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, he can accept a $1200 sanction with an early plea.
 
A first offence for engaging in a melee is a $1600 sanction. An early plea reduces the penalty by 25 per cent to a $1200 sanction.
 
Jack Riewoldt, Richmond, has been charged with a first offence for engaging in a melee at half time of the round 13 match between Richmond and the Brisbane Lions, played at the Gabba, on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, he can accept a $1200 sanction with an early plea.
 
A first offence for engaging in a melee is a $1600 sanction. An early plea reduces the penalty by 25 per cent to a $1200 sanction.
 
Andrew Carazzo, Carlton, has been charged with a first offence for making reckless contact with an umpire (Chris Donlon) during the second quarter of the round 13 match between Carlton and Fremantle, played at Etihad Stadium on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, he can accept a $1950 sanction with an early plea.
 
A first offence for making reckless contact with an umpire is a $2600 sanction. An early plea reduces the sanction by 25 per cent to a $1950 sanction.
 
Kepler Bradley, Fremantle, has been charged with a level one striking offence against Bret Thornton, Carlton, during the third quarter of the round 13 match between Fremantle and Carlton, played at Etihad Stadium on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, his previous good record means he can accept a reprimand and 45 points towards his future record with an early plea.
 
The incident was assessed as reckless conduct (two points), low impact (one point) and body contact (two points). This is a total of four activation points, resulting in a classification of a Level One offence, drawing 80 demerit points and a reprimand. He has an existing five-year good record, which reduces the penalty by 25 per cent to a reprimand and 60 points towards his future record. An early plea reduces the sanction by 25 per cent to a reprimand and 45 points towards his future record.
 
Jarrad Waite, Carlton, has been charged with a level two engaging in rough conduct offence against Paul Duffield, Fremantle, during the fourth quarter of the round 13 match between Carlton and Fremantle, played at Etihad Stadium on Saturday June 19, 2010.
 
In summary, his existing poor record means that his two-game sanction must remain at two games, even with an early plea.
 
The incident was assessed as negligent conduct (one point), medium impact (two points) and high contact (two points). This is a total of five activation points, resulting in a classification of a Level Two offence, drawing 225 demerit points and a two-match sanction. He has an existing bad record of three matches suspended within the last three years, increasing the penalty by 30 per cent to 292.50 points. He also has 68.13 points carried over from within the last 12 months, increasing the penalty to 360.63 points and a three-match sanction. An early plea reduces the sanction by 25 per cent to 270.47 points and a two-match sanction.
 
Other incidents assessed
Contact between Carlton’s Chris Judd and Fremantle’s Matthew Pavlich from the third quarter of Saturday’s match was assessed. Contact was below that required to constitute a reportable offence. No further action was taken.
 
Contact between North Melbourne’s Daniel Pratt and Port Adelaide’s Danny Meyer from the second quarter of Sunday’s match was assessed. Contact was below that required to constitute a reportable offence. No further action was taken.
 
Contact between West Coast’s Beau Waters and the Western Bulldogs’ Jarrad Grant from the fourth quarter of Sunday’s match was assessed. The panel said Waters was running in towards the marking contest, involving Grant and his West Coast opponent. After Grant has taken the mark, the Bulldogs’ player is pushed from behind into Waters, who is running in a continuous line. The contact was not deemed to be a reportable offence and no further action was taken.

The AFL match review panel conducted an investigation into contact involving Essendon’s Jake Melksham and Hawthorn’s Chance Bateman from the fourth quarter of Friday’s match, played at the MCG. On the basis of interview evidence from player Bateman and player Melksham, along with available video evidence, it was determined there was no reportable offence involved in the contact between the two players.
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