25th December 1943: Wigan 34 St Helens 12
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Wigan 34 St Helens 12 - Christmas Day Saturday 25th December 1943
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: War Emergency League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Ernie Ashcroft, 3. Johnny Lawrenson, 4. Jack Maloney, 5. George Aspinall, 6. Billy Belshaw, 7. Tommy Bradshaw
WiganlForwards:l 8. Ken Gee, 9. Joe Egan, 10. Jack Blan, 11. Jimmy Featherstone, 12. Jack Cayzer, 13. Jack Bowen

WiganlTries:l George Aspinall 3, Ernie Ashcroft 2, Johnny Lawrenson 2, Jack Cayzer
WiganlGoals:l Johnny Lawrenson 4, Jim Sullivan 1

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Fred Green, 2. Frank Riley, 3. Bill Fishwick, 4. Fairclough, 5. Jones, 6. Sutcliffe, 7. Charlie Reynolds
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. George Davies, 9. John Phillips, 10. R.Thompson, 11. James Hornby, 12. George Curran, 13. Peter Twist

StlHelenslTries:l Fairclough, James Hornby
StlHelenslGoals:l Bill Fishwick 3
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Wigan Guest Players:l 4. Jack Maloney & 5. George Aspinall (both from Liverpool Stanley), 6. Billy Belshaw (from Warrington), 12. Jack Cayzer (from Hull KR)

Attendance: 5,700