1st January 1960: Wigan 34 Warrington 5
Posted by cherryandwhite on December 05 2012 - 23:32

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Wigan 34 Warrington 5 - New Years Day Friday 1st January 1960
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm

WiganlBacks:l

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

WiganlForwards:l

8. John Barton, 9. Jack Gregory, 10. Frank Collier, 11. Gerry Collingwood, 12. Geoff Lyon, 13. Roy Evans


WiganlTries:l Keith Holden 3, Dave Bolton 2, John Barton, Billy Boston, Frank Halliwell
WiganlGoals:l Fred Griffiths 5

WarringtonlBacks:l

1. Fraser, 2. Bevan, 3. Challinor, 4. Gilfedder, 5. O'Grady, 6. Regan, 7. Edwards

WarringtonlForwards:l 8, Silcock, 9. Lannon, 10. Brindle, 11. Arkwright, 12. Thompson, 13. Robinson

WarringtonlTries:l Bevan
WarringtonlGoals:l Fraser 1
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Summary:l

Wigan had been beaten twice by Warrington already during this season so far, so their was huge expectation of a big close contest in this New Years Day encounter. The game didn't live up to that billing though with an easy victory for Wigan.