15th April 1960: St Helens 12 Wigan 4
Posted by cherryandwhite on December 06 2012 - 02:59

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St Helens 12 Wigan 4 - Good Friday 15th April 1960
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Dave Bolton, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Eric Ashton, 4. Keith Holden, 5. Mick Sullivan, 6. Syd Fenton, 7. Terry Entwistle

WiganlForwards:l

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


WiganlTries:l (None)
WiganlGoals:l Eric Ashton 2

StlHelenslBacks:l

1. Austin Rhodes, 2. Tom van Vollenhoven, 3. Ken Large, 4. Brian McGinn, 5. Jan Prinsloo, 6. John Donovon, 7. Alex Murphy

StlHelenslForwards:l

8. Ab Terry, 9. Bob Dagnall, 10. Leonard Hammill, 11. Brian Briggs, 12. Dick Huddart, 13. Vince Karalius


StlHelenslTries:l Alex Murphy, Tom van Vollenhoven
StlHelenslGoals:l Austin Rhodes 3
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Summary:l

33,000 turned out for this derby at Knowsley Road but Wigan had "little to offer" against the league leading Saints side. The loss meant Wigan were still sweating on their "Top 4" play off place but Warrington losing 15-13 at Widnes did them a favour.

Half Time:l St Helens 10 Wigan 2
Attendance:l 33,000