15th December 1900: Wigan 2 Leigh 0
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Wigan 2 Leigh 0 - Saturday 15th December 1900
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l 1. Charlie Wood, 2. William Reid, 3. W.Harris, 4. J.Owen, 5. Tom White, 6. Joe Nelson, 7. A.Middleton
WiganlForwards:l

8. Bill Yates, 9. Elijah Prescott, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Billy Halliwell, 12. Harry Ball, 13. Edward Peet, 14. Jack Hilton, 15. Rueben Collier


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

W.Harris 1

Summary:l

A bit of a slog on a heavy pitch but a first half penalty goal from W.Harris settled the match with Wigan hanging on through the entire second half for their first win since the opening day of the season.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l

Swinton

- Played - 13 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 0 - Points: - 26
2nd Place:l

Oldham

- Played - 12 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 20
3rd Place:l Runcorn - Played - 13 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 4 - Points: - 18
4th Place:l Broughton - Played - 13 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 16
5th Place:l

Salford

- Played - 13 - Won - 7 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 14
6th Place:l Warrington - Played - 13 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 13

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14th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 12 - Won - 2 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 8 - Points: - 6