28th April 1962: Wigan 12 St Helens 3
Posted by cherryandwhite on December 09 2012 - 16:07

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Wigan 12 St Helens 3 - Saturday 28th April 1962
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

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

WiganlForwards:l

8. Frank Collier, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Brian McTigue, 11. Norman Cherrington, 12. Tom Woosey, 13. Geoff Lyon


WiganlTries:l

Eric Ashton, Geoff Lyon

WiganlGoals:l Fred Griffiths 3

StlHelenslBacks:l

1. Austin Rhodes, 2. Tom van Vollenhoven, 3. Alan Briers, 4. Keith Northey, 5. George Case, 6. Ken Large, 7. Alex Murphy

StlHelenslForwards:l

8. Fred Leyland, 9. Bob Dagnall, 10. Cliff Watson, 11. Ray French, 12. Dick Huddart, 13. Bill Major


StlHelenslTries:l

Alex Murphy

StlHelenslGoals:l (None)
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Summary:l

This victory in a late season re-arranged match against St Helens helped Wigan finish top of the table. The damage was done in the first half in which they led 10-0.

Half Time:l

Wigan 10 St Helens 0

Attendance:l 32,597

Note:l Match Previously Postponed on Boxing Day Tuesday 26th December 1961 (2:30pm) due to Frozen Pitch