25th September 1988: Bradford 17 Wigan 20
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Bradford Northern 17 Wigan 20 - Sunday 25th September 1988
Venue: Odsal Stadium, Bradford
Competition: Stones Bitter Championship
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Sean Tyrer, 2. Tony Iro, 3. Ged Byrne, 4. Dean Bell, 5. Mark Preston, 6. Ellery Hanley, 7. Shaun Edwards
WiganlForwards:l 8. Adrian Shelford, 9. Martin Dermott, 10. Brian Case, 11. Andy Platt, 12. Andy Goodway, 13. Ian Potter
WiganlSubslUsed:l 14. Ian Gildart (replaced Martin Dermott), 15. Ian Lucas (replaced Ian Gildart)

WiganlTries:l

Dean Bell 3, Tony Iro

WiganlGoals:l Sean Tyrer 2

BradfordlTries:l

Paul Harkin 2
BradfordlGoals:l David Hobbs 4
BradfordlDrops:l David Hobbs 1
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Summary:l

Ellery Hanley had returned to action in the midweek for Yorkshire in a Roses battle against Lancashire before agreeing a new two year contract with Wigan. He returned to the team for this trip to his former club Bradford but Wigan only snatched victory with a try from Tony Iro in the 78th Minute.

Half Time:l

Bradford 10 Wigan 12

Attendance:l

8,769

Referee:l

Jim Smith (Halifax)

Top of the Stones Bitter Championship - After This Match
1st Place:l Castleford - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 0 - Points: - 7
2nd Place:l Widnes - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 6
3rd Place:l Wigan - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 6
4th Place:l Leeds - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 6
5th Place:l Salford - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 6