sport news WWE tactics used by GWS to slam Collingwood's Brody Mihocek into the MCG turf ... trends now

sport news WWE tactics used by GWS to slam Collingwood's Brody Mihocek into the MCG turf ... trends now
sport news WWE tactics used by GWS to slam Collingwood's Brody Mihocek into the MCG turf ... trends now

sport news WWE tactics used by GWS to slam Collingwood's Brody Mihocek into the MCG turf ... trends now

Collingwood beat GWS by a single point  Advance to AFL grand final  Bizarre wrestling move went unpunished 

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Collingwood had to launch a furious comeback and then survive by a single point to read the 2023 AFL grand final, with one ugly moment set to make GWS heartbreaking loss even harder to take.

Collingwood's bid for a record-equalling 16th AFL premiership is alive after they held off GWS in a one-point thriller to advance to the grand final.

Jordan De Goey produced one of the best performances of his career as the Magpies posted an 8.10 (58) to 8.9 (57) victory in Friday night's preliminary final at the MCG.

However it was a moment in the first quarter that could attract the interest of the AFL Tribunal - and the WWE.

Late in the first quarter GWS star Daniel Lloyd grabbed Collingwood’s Brodie Mihocek and swung his body around into the turf in a move more like pro wrestling than Aussie Rules. 

Lloyd tackled Mihocek and then appeared to

Lloyd tackled Mihocek and then appeared to "suplex" him to the turf with a move seen more in WWE than in Aussie Rules

Mihocek was uninjured from the tackle and played out the game which Collingwood won in a thriller

Mihocek was uninjured from the tackle and played out the game which Collingwood won in a thriller

'Mihocek taken hard into the ground,' Channel 7 caller James Brayshaw said, while fellow commentator Brian Taylor added: 'What a suplex!' 

Amazingly, no free kick was given by the officials.

However Lloyd is almost certain to have a case

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