19th April 1957: Wigan 19 St Helens 11
Posted by cherryandwhite on December 03 2012 - 18:44

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Wigan 19 St Helens 11 - Good Friday 19th April 1957
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jack Cunliffe, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Eric Ashton, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Terry O'Grady, 6. Bernard McGurrin, 7. Rees Thomas

WiganlForwards:l

8. Brian McTigue, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Frank Collier, 11. Norman Cherrington, 12. Don Platt, 13. Frank Griffin


WiganlTries:l Eric Ashton 2, Billy Boston, Norman Cherrington, Bernard McGurrin
WiganlGoals:l Eric Ashton 1, Jack Cunliffe 1

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Arthur Pimblett, 2. Roy Robinson, 3. Glyn Moses, 4. Bill Finnan, 5. Brian Howard, 6. Austin Rhodes, 7. Alex Murphy
StlHelenslForwards:l

8. Alan Prescott, 9. Tom McKinney, 10. Ab Terry, 11. Nat Silcock, 12. Sydney Phillips, 13. Vince Karalius


StlHelenslTries:l Brian Howard, Arthur Pimblett, Roy Robinson
StlHelenslGoals:l Austin Rhodes 1
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Summary:l

Both sides were fighting for to get into the "Top 4" play offs but both sides would fail with that goal in the end.

Half Time:l Wigan 14 St Helens 2
Attendance:l 34,641