8th March 1902: Wigan 22 Radcliffe 0
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Wigan 22 Radcliffe 0 - Saturday 8th March 1902
Venue: Springfield Park, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l 1. J.McCauley, 2. Jimmy Barr, 3. Tom Eckersley, 4. William Jones, 5. Benny Rouse, 6. Dicky Rothwell, 7. Joe Nelson
WiganlForwards:l

8. Harry Ball, 9. Billy Halliwell, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Rueben Collier, 12. Jack Barton, 13. Jack Hilton, 14. Bill Yates, 15. George Rigby


WiganlTries:l

Jimmy Barr 2, Dicky Rothwell, Benny Rouse

WiganlGoals:l

Joe Nelson 5

Summary:l

Wigan had no trouble backing up just two days after their midweek trip to Birkenhead. The last two victories had seen Wigan leapfrog over Widnes to go top of the table after they lost 3-2 to St Helens, but Widnes still held two games in hand over Wigan.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 20 - Won - 17 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 34 *
2nd Place:l

Widnes

- Played - 18 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 32 *
3rd Place:l St Helens - Played - 21 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 29 *
4th Place:l

Hull KR

- Played - 19 - Won - 11 - Drawn - 4 - Lost - 4 - Points: - 26 *
5th Place:l Barrow - Played - 21 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 8 - Points: - 25 *
6th Place:l Stockport - Played - 22 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 3 - Lost - 7 - Points: - 25 *

*Deducted 2 points for breach of operational rules.