26th August 1922: Wigan 46 Salford 6
Posted by cherryandwhite on November 15 2013 - 22:16

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Wigan 46 Salford 6 - Saturday 26th August 1922
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Syd Boyd, 4. Jerry Shea, 5. Danny Hurcombe, 6. George Hesketh, 7. Syd Jerram
WiganlForwards:l 8. Tom Woods, 9. Wilf Hodder, 10. Percy Coldrick, 11. Bert Webster, 12. Fred Roffey, 13. Harry Banks

WiganlTries:l Danny Hurcombe 2, Tom Woods 2, Johnny Ring 2, Syd Boyd, George Hesketh, Percy Coldrick
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 7, Syd Jerram 1


Another proposed strike by players was called off so the new league campaign could start on time. Wigan, the previous seasons champions, unleashed new Welsh signing Johnny Ring from Aberavon Rugby Union and he was part of an opening day demolition job on Salford.