The Tribunal: Diesel

Game Charge Victim Club Penalty
Round 21, 1992 Striking Lazar Vidovic St Kilda Not Guilty
Round 13, 1994 Striking Robert Harvey St Kilda Not Guilty
Semi Final, 1994 Disputing a Decision Some Umpire! N/A Guilty – $1,000
Round 22, 1995 Abusive language Darren Goldspink N/A Guilty – 1 week
Round 1, 1997 Unduly interfering with an Umpire Andrew Coates N/A Guilty – 9 weeks
Round 2, 1997 Kneeing Dean Laidley North Melbourne Guilty – 3 weeks

In Diesel’s time at Carlton, he was reported 6 times for suspensions totalling 13 weeks. This total includes the 9 week penalty for interfering with an Umpire, from Round 1, 1997, which was appealed.

Whilst up at Sydney, Williams was sentenced for 5 weeks for striking Blue David Rhys-Jones in Round 11, 1989. Other large suspensions were incurred whilst at the Swans for striking David Grenvold (6 weeks in 1990) and David Hart (4 weeks in 1991).

Also of note is Diesel’s two suspensions in State Games; initially getting 1 week for striking Blue Jon Dorotich in a Victoria v WA fixture in 1987, and then getting 2 weeks for striking McIntosh of South Australia in 1988.

Greg Williams
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