18th September 1897: Wigan 3 Warrington 0
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Wigan 3 Warrington 0 - Saturday 18th September 1897
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. Joe Winstanley, 2. Billy Rhoden, 3. J.Holmes, 4. Percy Jago, 5. J.Robinson, 6. Frank Dixon, 7. Jimmy Walkden

WiganlForwards:l 8. Rueben Collier, 9. Billy Benson, 10. Jack Blackburn, 11. Bill Yates, 12. J.Catterall, 13. J.Walsh, 14. George Rigby, 15. E.Webster

WiganlTries:l

J.Holmes

WiganlGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

Just before half time, Percy Jago sent J.Holmes over a try that proved enough for Wigan's first victory of the season.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l

Oldham

- Played - 3 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 0 - Points: - 6
2nd Place:l Salford - Played - 3 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 0 - Points: - 6
3rd Place:l Runcorn - Played - 3 - Won - 2 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 4
4th Place:l Swinton - Played - 2 - Won - 2 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 0 - Points: - 4
5th Place:l

Leigh

- Played - 3 - Won - 2 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 4
6th Place:l St Helens - Played - 3 - Won - 2 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 4

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11th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 3 - Won - 1 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 2 - Points: - 2