1. Gary Connolly, 2. Alan Hunte, 3. Tea Ropati, 4. Paul Loughlin, 5. Les
Quirk, 6. Jonathan Griffiths, 7. Paul Bishop,
8. Kevin Ward, 9. Bernard Dwyer, 10. George Mann, 11. John Harrison, 12.
Sonny Nickle, 13. Shane Cooper. Subs:
Phil Veivers, Paul Forber.
Tries: Paul Bishop
Goals: Paul Loughlin 1
Wigan had already wrapped up the league title and were
looking to win a 20th game in a row here against second placed Saints. They
got off to the perfect start with a Martin Offiah try in the 4th Minute for
a 6-0 lead. Then on 18 minutes, good work from Billy McGinty got Shaun
Edwards over on the right, That made it 10-0, a score that held for the next
40 minutes of game time until Gene Miles squeezed over for a try in the 58th
Minute. That made it 14-0 lead before Saints found a try from Paul Bishop in
the 68th minute to make Wigan sweat a little. Saints couldn't score again
though and Wigan controlled the match with a late penalty added by Frano
St Helens 0 Wigan 10
Jim Smith (Halifax)
Delayed Coverage on Sky Sports (5:00pm-7:15pm) before Live Coverage of Leeds
v Halifax (7:45pm) - Eddie Hemmings & Mike Stephenson
Top of the Stones Bitter Championship - After This Match
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