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2nd October 1985: Wigan 30 St Helens 2
Posted by cherryandwhite on February 05 2013 - 17:10
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Wigan 30 St Helens 2 - Wednesday 2nd October 1985
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Burtonwood Brewery Lancashire Cup Semi Final
Kick Off: 7:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Steve Hampson, 2. Gary Henley-Smith, 3. David Stephenson, 4. Ellery Hanley, 5. Colin Whitfield, 6. Shaun Edwards, 7. Mike Ford
WiganlForwards:l 8. Greg Dowling, 9. Nicky Kiss, 10. Shaun Wane, 11. Nick Du Toit, 12. Andy Goodway, 13. Ian Potter
WiganlSubs Used:l 14. Steve Ella (replaced Steve Hampson - 59th Minute), 15. Brian Case (replaced Shaun Wane - 65th Minute)
10. Shaun Wane (returned to replaced Greg Dowling - 70th Minute)

WiganlTries:l

Shaun Wane, Shaun Edwards 2, Greg Dowling, Steve Ella

WiganlGoals:l David Stephenson 5

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Paul Loughlin, 2. Barrie Ledger, 3. Steve Peters, 4. Phil Veivers, 5. Sean Day, 6. Chris Arkwright, 7. Neil Holding
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Tony Burke, 9. Bernard Dwyer, 10. Peter Gorley, 11. Paul Forber, 12. Roy Haggerty, 13. Andy Platt
StlHelenslSubs Used:l 14. Denis Litherland (replaced Neil Holding - 30th Minute), 15. Shaun Allen (replaced Paul Forber - 9th Minute)

StlHelenslTries:l

(None)

StlHelenslGoals:l Sean Day 1
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Summary:l

With Wigan sitting second bottom of the table, the arrival of Australian test star Steve Ella couldn't come soon enough. His debut would come in this Lancashire Cup Semi Final first though, and only off the bench. No scoring had occurred for most of the first half but Saints had begun to struggle after losing both Paul Forber and Neil Holding to injury. They finally broke in the 37th Minute when Shaun Wane ran from dummy half to crash over and it proved a double whammy with Shaun Edwards adding another before the half time hooter. A penalty goal from Sean Day reduced the lead to 10-2 but it was long become a case of when Wigan would unleash Ella from the bench and he got his chance replacing Steve Hampson on the hour mark. Wigan were already on their way to the Final by then though with Shaun Edwards adding second try, Greg Dowling scored and Ella himself would top his debut with the last try of the game.

Half Time:l

Wigan 10 St Helens 0

Attendance:l

18,544

Referee:l

Ron Campbell (Widnes)

1985-1986 Burtonwood Brewery Lancashire Cup Semi Final Results

Wednesday 2nd October 1985
Warrington 11 Widnes 4
Wigan 30 St Helens 2

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