7th November 1959: Wigan 38 Hunslet 3
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Wigan 38 Hunslet 3 - Saturday 7th November 1959
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Fred Griffiths, 2. Frank Halliwell, 3. Keith Holden, 4. Billy Boston, 5. Syd Fenton, 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 Keith Holden 3, Dave Bolton 2, Frank Halliwell 2, Terry Entwistle, Syd Fenton, Geoff Lyon
WiganlGoals:l Fred Griffiths 4

HunsletlBacks:l

1. Langton, 2. Colin, 3. Stockdill, 4. Preece, 5. Firn, 6. Tate, 7. Doyle

HunsletlForwards:l 8. Hatfield, 9. Smith, 10. Eyre, 11. Poole, 12. Shaw, 13. Gunney

HunsletlTries:l Stockdill
HunsletlGoals:l (None)
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Summary:l

Now Hunslet had beaten Wigan in a Championship Play Off Semi Final at Central Park the previous May, so revenge was the order of the day. Wigan went about that business in great style with an absolute spanking being dished out.

Referee:l H.Pickersgill (Castleford)