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Nankervis charged with striking

Round 6: MRP worry for Nankervis Adelaide's David Mackay is forced from the field after an incident with Toby Nankervis.

Toby Nankervis has been charged with striking David Mackay, Adelaide Crows, during the third quarter of the Round Six match between Richmond and the Adelaide Crows, played at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday April 30, 2017.

In summary, he can accept a one-match sanction with an early plea.

Based on the available video evidence and a medical report from the Adelaide Crows Football Club, the incident was assessed as careless conduct with medium impact to the head. The incident was classified as a two-match sanction. The player has no applicable record which impacts the penalty. An early plea enables the player to accept a one-match sanction.