28th April 1917: Leigh 3 Wigan 5 Posted by Bilko
on January 29 2015 - 00:13
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Venue: Mather Lane, Leigh Competition: War Emergency League
1. John Blan, 2. Ted Smith, 3. Joe McComas, 4. Joseph Rudd, 5. Wilson, 6. George Hesketh, 7. Peter Heaton
8. Arthur Francis, 9. Bill Melling, 10. Tom Magraw, 11. Bert Barnes, 12.
Bennett, 13. Bowers
Arthur Francis 1
Wigan had been defeated by Leigh twice recently
but ended the 1916-1917 War Season with this narrow success at Mather Lane.
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