AFLW: West Coast Eagles star Niamh Kelly’s nasty finger injury in derby match

Clashes between West Coast and Fremantle are all the time brutal — and West Coast Irish import Niamh Kelly discovered the exhausting approach at present.

The speedster cooped a nasty knock in the second quarter of the sport at Fremantle Neighborhood Financial institution Oval, dislocating the pointer finger on her left hand.

Kelly, 25, was having sport for the Eagles up till that time, establishing the primary purpose of the sport to teammate Aisling McCarty with a pinpoint kick in torrid circumstances.

Niamh Kelly of the Eagles looks on after injury to her finger during the round two AFLW match between the Fremantle Dockers and the West Coast Eagles at Fremantle Oval.
Digicam IconNiamh Kelly of the Eagles appears on after injury to her finger in the course of the spherical two AFLW match between the Fremantle Dockers and the West Coast Eagles at Fremantle Oval. Credit score: Paul Kane/through AFL Photographs

Sadly, it appears as if the injury will finish her day, with Kelly not sighted on the sphere after half-time.

West Coast had began the sport properly and led by 4 factors on the first break as they seemed on the right track for his or her first win of 2020.

However the Dockers obtained on prime in the second quarter, profitable the within 50 rely 11 to 1 to take the lead 1.6 (12) to 1.1 (7) on the fundamental break.