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16th August 1975: Wigan 13 Widnes 14
Posted by cherryandwhite on January 07 2013 - 03:39
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Wigan 13 Widnes 14 - Saturday 16th August 1975
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League First Division
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. George Fairbairn, 2. Jimmy Hornby, 3. David Hill, 4. Bill Francis, 5. Green Vigo, 6. Bernard Coyle, 7. Jimmy Nulty
WiganlForwards:l 8. Brian Hogan, 9. Colin Clarke, 10. Dennis Ashcroft, 11. Bob Irving, 12. Brian Gregory, 13. Bob Blackwood
WiganlSubs Used:l 15. Terry Hollingsworth (replaced Brian Gregory - 72nd Minute)


Jimmy Nulty

George Fairbairn 5

WidneslBacks:l 1. Ray Dutton, 2. Alan Prescott, 3. Derek George, 4. Mal Aspey, 5. David Jenkins, 6. Eric Hughes, 7. Reg Bowden
WidneslForwards:l 8. Jim Mills, 9. Keith Elwell, 10. Nick Nelson, 11. Dave Allen, 12. Derek Hammond, 13. John Doherty
WidneslSubs Used:l 14. Dennis O'Neill (replaced Mal Aspey - 57th Minute), 15. Alan Walsh (replaced Nick Nelson - 22nd Minute)
10. Nick Nelson (returned to replace Derek Hammond - 48th Minute)


Derek George, David Jenkins

Ray Dutton 4



The 1975/76 season opened with Challenge Cup holders Widnes visiting Central Park. It was a topsy-turvy encounter but the visitors would go home with the opening day spoils.


Fred Lindop (Wakefield)


Bob Blackwood was making his Wigan club debut having signed in the off season from Widnes

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