11th December 1926: Wigan 36 New Zealand 15 Posted by cherryandwhite
on December 08 2013 - 15:26
Click: Last Match -
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Venue: Central Park, Wigan Competition: Tour Match Kick Off: 2:30pm
1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Syd Abram, 4. Tommy Parker, 5. Lewis
Perkins, 6. George Owens, 7. David Booysen
8. Wilf Hodder, 9. Jack Bennett, 10. Tom Beetham, 11. George van Rooyen, 12.
Frank Stephens, 13. Jack Price
Tommy Parker 2, Jack Price 2, Johnny Ring 2, Jim Sullivan 2, Syd Abram,
Jim Sullivan 3
Jim Sullivan was now facing New Zealand for the third
side in five weeks after representing both England and Wales against them.
This was a tight contest first half with a Jim Sullivan penalty goal being
the difference in a 8-6 score than had seen neither of the sides two tries
converted. But early second half New Zealand had their full back Charles
Gregory stretchered off. His replacement Jack Kirwan also went off injured
soon after and once Wigan had a 13 v 11 man advantage, they raced away on
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