7th May 1985: St Helens 37 Wigan 14
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St Helens 37 Wigan 14 - Tuesday 7th May 1985
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: Slalom Lager Premiership Trophy Semi Final
Kick Off: 7:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Phil Ford, 2. Brian Juliff, 3. David Stephenson, 4. Steve Donlan, 5. Henderson Gill, 6. Brett Kenny, 7. Mike Ford
WiganlForwards:l 8. Neil Courtney, 9. Nicky Kiss, 10. Danny Campbell, 11. Graeme West, 12. Brian Dunn, 13. Ian Potter
WiganlSubs Used:l 15. Nick Du Toit (replaced Graeme West)

WiganlTries:l

David Stephenson, Phil Ford

WiganlGoals:l David Stephenson 2, Henderson Gill 1

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Phil Veivers, 2. Kevin Meadows, 3. Steve Peters, 4. Mal Meninga, 5. Barrie Ledger, 6. Chris Arkwright, 7. Neil Holding
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Tony Burke, 9. Gary Ainsworth, 10. Peter Gorley, 11. Andy Platt, 12. Roy Haggerty, 13. Harry Pinner
StlHelenslSubs Used:l 14. Shaun Allen (replaced Steve Peters), 15. Paul Forber (replaced Tony Burke)

StlHelenslTries:l

Chris Arkwright, Mal Meninga, Harry Pinner, Gary Ainsworth, Shaun Allen, Neil Holding

StlHelenslGoals:l Barrie Ledger 5, Mal Meninga 1
StlHelenslDrops:l Harry Pinner 1
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Summary:l

Played just three days after the Wembley Cup Final v Hull, Wigan battled hard but fell away in the last ten minutes. It was only 17-14 to Saints with 8 minutes to go but the legs just fell away, and with it brought down the curtain on Brett Kenny's spell at the club.

Half Time:l

St Helens 11 Wigan 8

Attendance:l 18,500
Referee:l Fred Lindop

1984-1985 Premiership Trophy Semi Final Results

Wednesday 1st May 1985
Hull Kingston Rovers 15 Leeds 14

Tuesday 7th May 1985
St Helens 37 Wigan 14

1984-1985 Premiership Trophy Final Result

Saturday 11th May 1985
Hull Kingston Rovers 16 St Helens 36 (at Elland Road, Leeds - Delayed Highlights on BBC Grandstand)