27th October 1991: Wigan 40 Halifax 18
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Wigan 40 Halifax 18 - Sunday 27th October 1991
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Stones Bitter Championship
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Steve Hampson, 2. David Myers, 3. Dean Bell, 4. Gene Miles, 5. Joe Lydon, 6. Sam Panapa, 7. Andy Gregory
WiganlForwards:l 8. Kelvin Skerrett, 9. Martin Dermott, 10. Andy Platt, 11. Denis Betts, 12. Billy McGinty, 13. Mike Forshaw
WiganlInterchanges:l

14. Steve Blakeley (replaced Gene Miles), 15. Ian Gildart (replaced Kelvin Skerrett)


WiganlTries:l

Joe Lydon 2, Denis Betts 2, Gene Miles, Sam Panapa, David Myers

WiganlGoals:l Joe Lydon 5, Steve Blakeley 1

HalifaxlTries:l

Sharp, Preston, Austin

HalifaxlGoals:l Pearce 3
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Summary:l

Wigan had been sluggish since their World Club Challenge success over Penrith earlier in October but they returned to better form here with a comprehensive victory over mid table Halifax.

Half Time:l

Wigan 22 Halifax 0

Attendance:l

14,325

Referee:l

Dave Campbell (Widnes)

Top of the Stones Bitter Championship - After This Match
1st Place:l St Helens - Played - 8 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 13
2nd Place:l Widnes - Played - 7 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 12
3rd Place:l Wigan - Played - 7 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 10
4th Place:l Warrington - Played - 7 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 10
5th Place:l Leeds - Played - 8 - Won - 4 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 9