2nd January 1899: Salford 5 Wigan 0
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Salford 5 Wigan 0 - Monday 2nd January 1899
Venue: New Barns, Salford
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. Edward Peet, 2. Chatterley, 3. William Lewis, 4. John Winstanley, 5. E.Webster, 6. J.Robinson, 7. Frank Dixon

WiganlForwards:l

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


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

Meeting Salford for the second game in a row, the weather was awful with heavy rain hammering Salford's New Barns ground. Salford scored a try first to go 3-0 before adding a penalty late in the game. That was enough for the victory.