26th December 1951: St Helens 2 Wigan 2
Posted by cherryandwhite on November 29 2012 - 01:49
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St Helens 2 Wigan 2 - Boxing Day Wednesday 26th December 1951
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:15pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Martin Ryan, 2. Gordon Ratcliffe, 3. George Roughley, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Brian Nordgren, 6. Ronnie Hurst, 7. Johnny Alty

WiganlForwards:l

8. George Woosey, 9. Ronnie Mather, 10. Frank Barton, 11. Nat Silcock, 12. Frank Collier, 13. Brian McTigue


WiganlTries:l (None)
WiganlGoals:l Frank Collier 1

St HelenslBacks:l 1. Jimmy Lowe, 2. Max Garbler, 3. Don Gullick, 4. Viv Harrison, 5. Allan Cullis, 6. Jimmy Honey, 7. Thomas Finn
St Helens Forwards:l

8. Alan Prescott, 9. Reg Blakemore, 10. Billy Bretherton, 11. Bill Whittaker, 12. Ray Cale, 13. George Parr


St HelenslTries:l (None)
St HelenslGoals:l Viv Harrison
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Summary:l

Saints almost nicked this at death when Jimmy Honey went close to winning a race to a kick but in the end the match finished very much in defensive stalemate.

Half Time:l St Helens 2 Wigan 2
Attendance:l 20,000