4th April 1958: St Helens 32 Wigan 7
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St Helens 32 Wigan 7 - Good Friday 4th April 1958
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jack Cunliffe, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Eric Ashton, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Mick Sullivan, 6. Dave Bolton, 7. Rees Thomas

WiganlForwards:l

8. John Barton, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Brian McTigue, 11. Norman Cherrington, 12. Frank Collier, 13. Roy Evans


WiganlTries:l Eric Ashton
WiganlGoals:l Jack Cunliffe 2

StlHelenslBacks:l

1. Glyn Moses, 2. Tom Van Vollenhoven, 3. Duggie Greenall, 4. Ken Large, 5. Frank Carlton, 6. Brian Howard, 7. Alex Murphy

StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Alan Prescott, 9. Tom McKinney, 10. Ab Terry, 11. Nat Silcock, 12. Walter Delves, 13. Vince Karalius

StlHelenslTries:l Frank Carlton, Duggie Greenall, Ken Large, Glyn Moses, Nat Silcock, Tom Van Vollenhoven
StlHelenslGoals:l Ken Large 7
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Summary:l

Wigan had reached Wembley the previous Saturday and perhaps that was on the mind here with a battering suffered on Good Friday at St Helens. This was a match remembered for a stunning 60 metre try by Tom Van Vollenhoven.

Half Time:l St Helens 15 Wigan 2
Attendance:l 33,000