2nd September 1899: Wigan 0 Runcorn 9
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Wigan 0 Runcorn 9 - Saturday 2nd September 1899
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. William Lewis, 2. Tom White, 3. Llandaff Smith, 4. William Straughan, 5. Arthur Caverhall, 6. J.Ashbridge, 7. Frank Dixon

WiganlForwards:l

8. Bill Yates, 9. Jack Blackburn, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Edward Peet, 12. Jack Hilton, 13. J.Robinson, 14. P.Turner, 15. Tom Ellison


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

Well Wigan began the new season with six debutants but they still struggled with what had dogged them the previous season, scoring points. They were nilled on this opening match of the season by Runcorn.