WNBL reviews Capitals-Lynx incident
The league has reviewed the incident that took place in the University of Canberra Capitals (UCC) v Perth Lynx game on Friday 30th November between Kelsey Griffin of the Capitals and Asia Taylor of the Lynx.
The league has completed a full review of all video evidence from the game and have concluded that in this specific incident the contact was incidental and deemed an unfortunate occurrence that can take place within the game of basketball.
Subsequently, the WNBL are issuing the UCC with a fine of $2,500 for inflammatory comments made by UCC Head Coach Paul Gorris and UCC players. These comments are considered to be prejudicial to the interests and reputation of the WNBL, the Perth Lynx WNBL team and their athletes.