Home Page · Site Forum · rugbyleagueontv.co.uk - RL TV Listings & RL Audio Match Commentary · DVD Swaps · Facebook Page · Twitter Sunday, December 09, 2018
2016 First Team
2016 Season Fixtures
2016 Results/Reports
2016 Stats Centre
Wigan RL History Pages
Historical Results at a Glance
Club Honours & Records
Wigan RL - Big Match Database
You Tube Video Play List
Wigan RL A to Z Player List
Wigan RL Heritage Numbers
Wigan RL Timeline
Wigan RL "Top" Timeline
Wigan v Saints - Derby Archive
Challenge Cup Record
League Cup Record
Lancashire Cup Record
All Time Head to Head Records
All Time Player Records
Central Park
The DW Stadium
Co-Operative Stadium, Orrell
Super League Only Stats
All Time SL Table
Classic Matches
Record Victory
8 in a Row!
Coaching Register
Average Attendances
Great Britain Register
Home Nation Register
Wigan - Miscellany
Playing Kit Archive
Two Teams in Wigan!
Wigan Highfield
Springfield Borough
2nd October 1991: Wigan 21 Penrith 4 (World Club Challenge)
Posted by cherryandwhite on October 19 2013 - 16:45
Click: Last Match - Click: Next Match

Wigan 21 Penrith 4 - Wednesday 2nd October 1991
Venue: Anfield, Liverpool
Competition: Fosters World Club Challenge
Kick Off: 8:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Steve Hampson, 2. David Myers, 3. Sam Panapa, 4. Joe Lydon, 5. Frano Botica, 6. Shaun Edwards, 7. Andy Gregory
WiganlForwards:l 8. Kelvin Skerrett, 9. Martin Dermott, 10. Andy Platt, 11. Denis Betts, 12. Billy McGinty, 13. Phil Clarke
WiganlInterchanges:l

14. Ian Lucas (replaced Andy Platt), 15. Ian Gildart (replaced Billy McGinty - 65th Minute),
16. Neil Cowie (replaced Kelvin Skerrett - 37th Minute), 17. Mike Forshaw (replaced Phil Clarke)


WiganlTries:l

Sam Panapa, David Myers

WiganlGoals:l Frano Botica 6
WiganlDrops:l Joe Lydon 1

PenrithlBacks:l 1. Greg Barwick, 2. Darren Willis, 3. Graeme Bradley, 4. Brad Izzard, 5. Graham Mackay, 6. Steve Carter, 7. Greg Alexander
PenrithlForwards:l 8. Brandon Lee, 9. Royce Simmons, 10. Paul Dunn, 11. Paul Clarke, 12. John Cartwright, 13. Colin Van der Voort
PenrithlInterchanges:l

14. Ben Alexander (replaced Greg Barwick - Half Time), 15. Grant Izzard (replaced Brandon Lee - Half Time),
16. Tony Xuereb (replaced Colin Van der Voort - 61st Minute), 17. Paul Smith (replaced Darren Willis - 50th Minute)


PenrithlTries:l

Darren Willis

PenrithlGoals:l (None)
lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll

Summary:l

Wigan won the World Club Challenge for the second time against a Penrith side that "had seemed at pains to get their excuses in first" before the game but still competed well. Penrith certainly wouldn't have been impressed with French referee Alain Sablayrolles who penalised them nine times in the first 15 minutes, allowing Frano Botica to dispatch four penalty goals for an 8-0 lead after just 12 minutes. Penrith did recover to claim the games first try from Darren Willis in the 18th Minute but a 27th Minute try from Sam Panapa put Wigan 14-4 up by half time. No further scoring occurred until the 70th Minute when Botica kicked a fifth penalty for 16-4 and the night was topped off for Wigan with a try from David Myers three minutes from time and a late drop goal from Joe Lydon. One newspaper did suggest the final score "rather flattered" Wigan and that "the fixture once again had been amply justified".

Half Time:l

Wigan 14 Penrith 4

Attendance:l

20,152

Referee:l

Alain Sablayrolles (France)

ManloflthelMatch:l

Frano Botica (Wigan)

Television:l

Delayed Highlights on BBC 1 during "Sportsnight"

Scoring and Incident Pattern
- Wigan 02 Penrith 00 Penalty Goal: Frano Botica
- Wigan 04 Penrith 00 Penalty Goal: Frano Botica
- Wigan 06 Penrith 00 Penalty Goal: Frano Botica
12th Minute Wigan 08 Penrith 00 Penalty Goal: Frano Botica
18th Minute Wigan 08 Penrith 04 Try: Darren Willis
27th Minute Wigan 12 Penrith 04 Try: Sam Panapa
- Wigan 14 Penrith 04 Conversion: Frano Botica
Half Time Wigan 14 Penrith 4
70th Minute Wigan 16 Penrith 04 Penalty Goal: Frano Botica
77th Minute Wigan 20 Penrith 04 Try: David Myers
80th Minute Wigan 21 Penrith 04 Drop Goal: Joe Lydon
Full Time Wigan 21 Penrith 4

Comments
No Comments have been Posted.
Post Comment
Please Login to Post a Comment.
Ratings
Rating is available to Members only.

Please login or register to vote.

No Ratings have been Posted.
Donate to Website

If you appreciate the efforts made on this site and would like to see them continue, donations are welcome to cover the increased running costs of this website. Cheers.

View a Previous Season.....

A to Z Player List
Guest
Username

Password

Remember Me



Lost Password?

Copyright - Cherryandwhite.co.uk 2002-2014
Whilst every effort is made to ensure that news stories are correct, we cannot be held responsible for errors. Some articles and pictures on this website have been recovered from various sources for archive purposes. If any material on this website is subject to copyright or incorrect in any way please contact us webmaster@cherryandwhite.co.uk so we can remove it or negotiate copyright permission.
RLFANS.COM, the owners of this website, the RLSA (Rugby League Supporters Association) or the 100% League Network are not responsible for the content of its sub-sites, please email the author of this sub-site if you feel you find an article offensive or of a choice nature that you disagree with.

Email RLFANS.COM's owners admins@rlfans.com if further assistance is required.

©1999-2014 RLFANS.COM