24th January 1948: Wigan 8 Widnes 5
Posted by cherryandwhite on November 19 2012 - 23:22
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Wigan 8 Widnes 5 - Saturday 24th January 1948
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:45pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Martin Ryan, 2. Gordon Ratcliffe, 3. Ted Ward, 4. Johnny Lawrenson, 5. Jack Hilton, 6. Ces Mountford, 7. Tommy Bradshaw
WiganlForwards:l

8. Ken Gee, 9. Joe Egan, 10. George Banks, 11. Les White, 12. Billy Blan, 13. Jack Bowen


WiganlTries:l Jack Hilton, Ted Ward
WiganlGoals:l Ted Ward 1
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Summary:l

Wigan hung on second half to earn the victory over fourth placed Widnes.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Wigan - Played - 23 - Won - 20 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 3 / Points: - 40
2nd Place:l Warrington - Played - 23 - Won - 19 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 4 - Points: - 38
3rd Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 24 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 6 - Points: - 34
4th Place:l Hunslet - Played - 26 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 4 ` Lost - 7 - Points: - 34
5th Place:l Widnes - Played - 25 - Won - 17 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 8 - Points: - 34
6th Place:l Workington - Played - 23 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 3 ` Lost - 6 - Points: - 31

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