5th December 1896: Tyldesley 8 Wigan 0
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Tyldesley 8 Wigan 0 - Saturday 5th December 1896
Venue: Garrett Hall, Tyldesley
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jimmy Halliwell, 2. Teddy Flowers, 3. Jimmy Walkden, 4. John Timoney, 5. Frank Dixon, 6. Billy Halliwell, 7. Peter Foster

WiganlForwards:l 8. Rueben Collier, 9. Billy Benson 10. Jack Brown, 11. Peter Green, 12. J.Catterall, 13. J.Walsh, 14. George Rigby, 15. Jack Blackburn

WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlConversions:l

(None)

WiganlPenalty Goals:l

(None)

WiganlGoals from Mark:l

(None)

WiganlDrop Goals:l

(None)

Summary:l

Wigan had started brightly but were set back when a try from Lawton was converted by Parr to put Tyldesley 5-0 up. A try by Makin late in the game wrapped up an 8-0 win for Tyldesley.


Scoring:l Try - 3 points. Conversion - 2 points. Drop Goal - 4 points. Penalty - 3 points. Goal from Mark - 4 points.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Oldham - Played - 11 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 20
2nd Place:l Stockport - Played - 12 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 2 - Points: - 19
3rd Place:l

Broughton

- Played - 11 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 4 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 16
4th Place:l Tyldesley - Played - 13 - Won - 7 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 5 - Points: - 15
5th Place:l

St Helens

- Played - 11 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 3 - Points: - 14
6th Place:l Runcorn - Played - 11 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 4 - Points: - 13

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11th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 12 - Won - 4 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 7 - Points: - 9