2nd January 1897: Warrington 0 Wigan 0
Posted by Bilko on December 16 2014 - 01:07
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Warrington 0 Wigan 0 - Saturday 2nd January 1897
Venue: Wilderspool, Warrington
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. Joe Winstanley, 2. Teddy Flowers, 3. Frank Dixon, 4. Percy Jago, 5. John Timoney, 6. Jimmy Walkden, 7. Peter Foster

WiganlForwards:l 8. Rueben Collier, 9. Billy Benson 10. Jack Brown, 11. J.Perkins, 12. J.Catterall, 13. Kearsley, 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

The sides had drawn 0-0 at Wigan three weeks earlier and defence also dominated this return fixture at Wilderspool.


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

Broughton

- Played - 17 - Won - 11 - Drawn - 5 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 27
2nd Place:l Oldham - Played - 17 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 3 - Points: - 27
3rd Place:l Stockport - Played - 17 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 4 - Points: - 25
4th Place:l Tyldesley - Played - 17 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 5 - Points: - 22
5th Place:l Runcorn - Played - 15 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 5 - Points: - 18
6th Place:l

Leigh

- Played - 17 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 8 - Points: - 18

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11th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 17 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 4 ` Lost - 8 - Points: - 14