9th January 1897: Wigan 0 Leigh 0
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Wigan 0 Leigh 0 - Saturday 9th January 1897
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. Joe Winstanley, 2. Frank Dixon, 3. Pearsome-Newsome Knowles, 4. Percy Jago, 5. John Timoney, 6. Jimmy Walkden, 7. Billy Halliwell

WiganlForwards:l 8. Rueben Collier, 9. Billy Benson 10. Jack Brown, 11. J.Perkins, 12. J.Catterall, 13. Peter Green, 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 were becoming 0-0 drawn specialists, this their fourth scoreless draw in their last six matches.


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 - 18 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 5 - Points: - 25
4th Place:l Tyldesley - Played - 18 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 6 - Points: - 22
5th Place:l Runcorn - Played - 16 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 5 - Points: - 20
6th Place:l

Leigh

- Played - 18 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 8 - Points: - 19

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11th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 18 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 5 ` Lost - 8 - Points: - 15