20th May 1944: Dewsbury 5 Wigan 12 (Championship Final - Second Leg)
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Dewsbury 5 Wigan 12 (Aggregate: Dewsbury 14 Wigan 25) - Saturday 20th May 1944
Venue: Crown Flatt, Dewsbury
Competition: War Championship Play Offs Final - Second Leg
Kick Off: 3:30pm

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

WiganlTries:l Jack Fleming, Joe Egan
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 3

DewsburylBacks:l 1. Jimmy Lowe, 2. Barney Hudson, 3. Robinson, 4. Roy Francis, 5. Alan Edwards, 6. Vic Hey, 7. Harry Royal
DewsburylForwards:l 8. Harry Hammond, 9. George Curran, 10. Joe Gardiner, 11. Kershaw, 12. Bunter, 13. Charlie Seeling

DewsburylTries:l Roy Francis
DewsburylGoals:l Charlie Seeling
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Wigan Guest Players:l

3. Billy Belshaw (from Warrington)

Scoring & Incident Pattern
15th Minute Dewsbury 02 Wigan 00 (11-13) Penalty Goal: Charlie Seeling
26th Minute Dewsbury 02 Wigan 03 (11-16) Try: Jack Fleming
39th Minute Dewsbury 05 Wigan 03 (14-16) Try: Roy Francis
Half Time Dewsbury 05 Wigan 03 (Aggregate: 14-16)
48th Minute Dewsbury 05 Wigan 05 (14-18) Penalty Goal: Jim Sullivan
69th Minute Dewsbury 05 Wigan 07 (14-20) Penalty Goal: Jim Sullivan
80th Minute Dewsbury 05 Wigan 10 (14-23) Try: Joe Egan
80th Minute Dewsbury 05 Wigan 12 (14-25) Conversion: Jim Sullivan
Full Time Dewsbury 05 Wigan 12 (Aggregate: 14-25)

Referee: A.Holbrook
Attendance: 9,000