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1959-1960 Championship Final

Wigan v Wakefield Trinity - 1959-1960 Rugby League Championship Final.
Saturday 21st May 1960. Kick Off 3:00pm at Odsal Stadium, Bradford.

Team Sheets

- Wigan Position Wakefield -
1 Fred Griffiths Full Back Gerry Round 1
2 Frank Halliwell Winger Fred Smith 2
3 Billy Boston Centre Alan Skene 3
4 Keith Holden Centre Neil Fox 4
5 Syd Fenton Winger John Etty 5
6 Eric Ashton Stand Off Ken Rollin 6
7 David Bolton Scrum Half Keith Holliday 7
8 John Barton Prop Jack Wilkinson 8
9 Bill Sayer Hooker Geoff Oakes 9
10 Frank Collier Prop Don Vines 10
11 Brian McTigue 2nd Row Albert Firth 11
12 Geoff Lyon 2nd Row Len Chamberlain 12
13 Roy Evans L.Forward Derek Turner 13

Score Sheet

Wigan 27 --- Wakefield Trinity 3
Tries (5):
Billy Boston 2
Eric Ashton 2
Bill Sayer
- Tries (1):
Fred Smith
Fred Griffiths 6

Scoring and Incident Pattern

2nd Minute Wigan 00 Wakefield 03 Try: Fred Smith
8th Minute Wigan 02 Wakefield 03 Penalty Goal: Fred Griffiths
22nd Minute Wigan 04 Wakefield 03 Penalty Goal: Fred Griffiths
39th Minute Wigan 07 Wakefield 03 Try: Billy Boston
39th Minute Wigan 09 Wakefield 03 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
Half Time Wigan 09 Wakefield 03
51st Minute Wigan 12 Wakefield 03 Try: Eric Ashton
56th Minute Wigan 14 Wakefield 03 Penalty Goal: Fred Griffiths
61st Minute Wigan 17 Wakefield 03 Try: Bill Sayer
61st Minute Wigan 19 Wakefield 03 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
67th Minute Wigan 22 Wakefield 03 Try: Billy Boston
67th Minute Wigan 24 Wakefield 03 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
77th Minute Wigan 27 Wakefield 03 Try: Eric Ashton
Full Time Wigan 27 Wakefield 03

Other Information

Referee: Eric Clay (Leeds)
Attendance: 83,190
Weather: Warm

Additional Information

Try = 3 points. Goals = 2 Points. Drop Goal = 2 Points.

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