8th April 1987: Wigan 54 Oldham 2
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Wigan 54 Oldham 2 - Wednesday 8th April 1987
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Stones Bitter Championship
Kick Off: 7:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Steve Hampson, 2. Henderson Gill, 3. David Stephenson, 4. Dean Bell, 5. Joe Lydon, 6. Shaun Edwards, 7. Andy Gregory
WiganlForwards:l 8. Graeme West, 9. Nicky Kiss, 10. Brian Case, 11. Andy Goodway, 12. Ian Potter, 13. Ellery Hanley
WiganlSubs Used:l 14. Ray Mordt (replaced Dean Bell), 15. Shaun Wane (replaced Brian Case)

WiganlTries:l

Ellery Hanley 2, Steve Hampson, Andy Gregory, Shaun Edwards, David Stephenson, Ray Mordt, Joe Lydon, Henderson Gill

WiganlGoals:l David Stephenson 5, Henderson Gill 4

OldhamlTries:l

(None)

OldhamlGoals:l Mick Burke 1
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Summary:l

The title may have been wrapped up but their was no forgetting by Wigan that Oldham's last minute try in the Challenge Cup had ended their hopes of a Grand Slam. Wigan mercifully took them apart in a 54-2 win.

Attendance:l

11,108

Referee:l

Fred Lindop (Wakefield)

League Table After This Match
1st Place:ll

Playedll

27

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Wigan

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Pointsll

50

2nd Place:ll

Playedll

27

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St Helens

lll

Pointsll

41

3rd Place:ll

Playedll

27

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Warrington

lll

Pointsll

39

4th Place:ll

Playedll

28

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Castleford

lll

Pointsll

38