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Clarke charged with rough conduct

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 10: A small melee erupts after Riley Bonner of the Power marked the ball then got hit by Ryan Clarke of the Swans during the 2019 AFL round 21 match between the Port Adelaide Power and the Sydney Swans at Adelaide Oval on August 10, 2019 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Matt Turner/AFL Photos)
ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - AUGUST 10: A small melee erupts after Riley Bonner of the Power marked the ball then got hit by Ryan Clarke of the Swans during the 2019 AFL round 21 match between the Port Adelaide Power and the Sydney Swans at Adelaide Oval on August 10, 2019 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Matt Turner/AFL Photos)

Sydney Swans midfielder Ryan Clarke has been offer a $2,000 sanction for rough conduct in Saturday's loss to Port Adelaide.

Clarke was charged with engaging in rough conduct against Riley Bonner during the third quarter of Saturday's match.

In summary he can accept a $2000 sanction with an early plea.

Based on the available evidence, the incident was assessed as Carless Conduct, Low Impact and Body Contact.

The incident was classified as a $3000 sanction as a first offence.