26th March 1962: Wigan 40 Hull Kingston Rovers 16
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Wigan 40 Hull Kingston Rovers 16 - Monday 26th March 1962
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 6:15pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Fred Griffiths, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Stan McLeod, 4. Alan Davies, 5. Frank Carlton, 6. Eric Ashton, 7. Dave Bolton

WiganlForwards:l

8. Jimmy Belshaw, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Brian McTigue, 11. Frank Collier, 12. Tom Woosey, 13. Roy Evans


WiganlTries:l Alan Davies 3, Dave Bolton 2, Eric Ashton, Billy Boston, Stan McLeod
WiganlGoals:l Fred Griffiths 8

HulllKRlBacks:l

1. Kellett, 2. Harris, 3. Major, 4. Burwell, 5. Mullins, 6. Paul, 7. Bunting

HulllKRlForwards:l

8. Coverdale, 9. Ackerley, 10. Drake, 11. Tyson, 12. Bonner, 13. Poole


HulllKRlTries:l Paul, Poole
HulllKRlGoals:l Kellett 5
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Summary:l

Wigan had a very quick opportunity to get over their cup defeat to Wakefield with a re-arranged match two days later against Hull KR. They seemed to let of steam with this big victory.

Referee:l C.Whiteley (Ossett)

Note:l Match Previously Postponed on Saturday 21st October 1961 (3:00pm) after Hull KR were told not to travel due to a polio outbreak in Hull