31st October 1959: Dewsbury 7 Wigan 35
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Dewsbury 7 Wigan 35 - Saturday 31st October 1959
Venue: Crown Flatt, Dewsbury
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Fred Griffiths, 2. Frank Halliwell, 3. Keith Holden, 4. Eric Ashton, 5. Mick Sullivan, 6. Dave Bolton, 7. Terry Entwistle

WiganlForwards:l

8. John Barton, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Frank Collier, 11. Brian McTigue, 12. Geoff Lyon, 13. Jack Gregory


WiganlTries:l Frank Halliwell 3, Eric Ashton 2, Fred Griffiths, Geoff Lyon
WiganlGoals:l Fred Griffiths 7
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Summary:l

Wigan would have been hoping to have been contesting the Lancashire Cup Final on this day but their last gasp defeat to Warrington saw them playing St Helens back in Wigan, winning 5-4. Meanwhile, Wigan were away getting an easy victory over Dewsbury at Crown Flatt.