3rd December 1898: Wigan 0 Leigh 4
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Wigan 0 Leigh 4 - Saturday 3rd December 1898
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. Edward Peet, 2. William Lewis, 3. Charlie Wilding, 4. John Winstanley, 5. John Timoney, 6. Richards, 7. C.Pennington

WiganlForwards:l

8. Bill Yates, 9. Jack Blackburn, 10. Jack Brown, 11. George Rigby, 12. J.Robinson, 13. Joe Winstanley, 14. P.Turner, 15. Rueben Collier


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

Drop goals either side of half time settled this game for Leigh.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l

Broughton

- Played - 12 - Won - 11 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 22 -
2nd Place:l Widnes - Played - 11 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 0 - Points: - 20 -
3rd Place:l Salford - Played - 12 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 2 - Points: - 20 -
4th Place:l Leigh - Played - 14 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 5 - Points: - 18 -
5th Place:l Swinton - Played - 11 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 1 - Points: - 16 *
6th Place:l

Oldham

- Played - 11 - Won - 7 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 4 - Points: - 14 -

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10th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 12 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 9 - Points: - 6 -

*Swinton had 2 points deducted for breaching professional rules.