17th April 1973: Wigan 23 Salford 6
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Wigan 23 Salford 6 - Tuesday 17th April 1973
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 7:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Kevin O'Loughlin, 2. Stuart Wright, 3. David Hill, 4. Bill Francis, 5. Keiron O'Loughlin, 6. Warren Ayres, 7. Jimmy Nulty
WiganlForwards:l 8. Laurie Hinchcliffe, 9. Colin Clarke, 10. Dennis Ashcroft, 11. Bill Ashurst, 12. Terry Hollingsworth, 13. Peter Smethurst
WiganlSubs Used:l (None)

WiganlTries:l

Stuart Wright, Bill Francis, Colin Clarke, Warren Ayres, Laurie Hinchcliffe
WiganlGoals:l Jimmy Nulty 4

SalfordlBacks:l 1. Charlton, 2. Colloby, 3. Hesketh, 4. Watkins, 5. Richards, 6. Gill, 7. Banner
SalfordlForwards:l 8. Mackay, 9. Devlin, 10. Kear, 11. Davies, 12. Grice, 13. Dixon
SalfordlSubs Used:l (None)

SalfordlTries:l

(None)
SalfordlGoals:l Watkins 3
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Note:l

Wigan 9. Colin Clarke and Salford 12. Grice were Sent Off for Fighting in the 75th Minute

League Position after Match:l

16th (Top 16 Qualify for 1973-74 First Division & 1972-73 Play Offs)

Note:l

A vital win that allowed Wigan to overtake Halifax and claw back into the Top 16.