As Tom Hawkins gears up to face the AFL tribunal tonight following his umpire touching incident on Friday, hit92.9’s Xavier Ellis gave us some insight into what happens when a player gets fined.
We hear about athletes getting fined for various misdemeanours on the footy field throughout the season, but what exactly happens?
Someone who knows a thing or two about how this all works is our very own Xavier, who while discussing Tomahawk's potential punishment, revealed he himself had actually claimed a fine on tax back in the day.
As it turns out, Xavier and Tom were were actually roommates at boarding school once upon a time, so Xav also let us in on how Tom is feeling heading into tonight.
Take a listen below!