“It needs to be the civil take a look at, on the steadiness of chances, was it 51 per cent that he wasn’t making an attempt to harm him? Then that needs to be OK as a result of there are accidents in sport.
“It’s a problem in our sport for the time being.
“A video package deal got here out from the AFL round tackles and, in the end, you select whether or not you present the gamers as a result of, they’re simply going to be unfortunate if we maintain occurring the way in which we’re.”
Beveridge stated he hadn’t seen replays however thought on first look it wasn’t a play that may see Bontempelli cited.
“With reference to Marcus, I’ve no actual remark. It was simply a type of 50-50 balls and so they had been [both] going for it – so it’s a bit totally different,” Beveridge stated.
Energy coach Ken Hinkley stated Houston had reported no well being points throughout the sport and he felt gamers had been adjusting to taking harmful and reckless collisions out of the sport.
“I believe gamers, by the week, you possibly can see the deal with makes an attempt, you possibly can see they’re being extra cautious,” Hinkley stated.
“The sport is at all times performed fairly ferocious and we don’t have to make an excessive amount of of taking contact out of the sport as these blokes simply go loopy at one another, they’re fairly courageous in how they play.”