30th September 1899: Wigan 0 Swinton 8
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Wigan 0 Swinton 8 - Saturday 30th September 1899
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l

1. William Lewis, 2. Tom White, 3. Jack Anderton, 4. Llandaff Smith, 5. Alf Jenkins, 6. Frank Dixon, 7. Tom Owen

WiganlForwards:l

8. Bill Yates, 9. Jack Blackburn, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Elijah Prescott, 12. Jack Hilton, 13. J.Robinson, 14. George Rigby, 15. Tom Ellison


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

Wigan's woes continued with another loss, this time to Swinton. The visitors led 5-0 at the break and added a try second half. The only positive for Wigan was they at least moved off bottom of the table but only because Tyldesley had been losing more heavily than them!

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l

Runcorn

- Played - 6 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 0 - Points: - 12
2nd Place:l Salford - Played - 4 - Won - 4 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 0 - Points: - 8
3rd Place:l Oldham - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 6
4th Place:l

Widnes

- Played - 5 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 6
5th Place:l Swinton - Played - 5 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 6
6th Place:l St Helens - Played - 4 - Won - 2 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 5

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13th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 4 - Won - 0 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 4 - Points: - 0