12th April 1968: St Helens 24 Wigan 13
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St Helens 24 Wigan 13 - Good Friday 12th April 1968
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Colin Tyrer, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Eric Ashton, 4. Peter Rowe, 5. Bill Francis, 6. David Hill, 7. Frank Parr

WiganlForwards:l 8. Danny Gardiner, 9. Colin Clarke, 10. John Stephens, 11. Terry Fogerty, 12. Ronnie Webb, 13. Geoff Lyon
WiganlSubs Used:l (None)

WiganlTries:l Frank Parr
WiganlGoals:l

Colin Tyrer 5


StlHelenslBacks:l

1. Frank Barrow, 2. Tom van Vollenhoven, 3. Billy Benyon, 4. Frank Myler, 5. Garth Robertson, 6. Alan Whittle, 7. Tommy Bishop

StlHelensllForwards:l 8. John Warlow, 9. Bill Sayer, 10. Cliff Watson, 11. Graham Rees, 12. Bobby Wanbon, 13. Kel Coslett
StlHelenslSubs Used:l (None)

StlHelenslTries:l Tom van Vollenhoven 3, Billy Benyon, Bobby Wanbon, Alan Whittle
StlHelenslGoals:l

Kel Coslett 3

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Summary:l

Wigan competed reasonably during the first half but fell apart after the interval and Frankie Parr's try for Wigan was only a late consolation.

Half Time:l

St Helens 8 Wigan 4

Referee:l J.P Hebblethwaite (York)
Attendance:l 18,500