4th October 1924: Wigan 17 Oldham 13
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Wigan 17 Oldham 13 - Saturday 4th October 1924
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Danny Hurcombe, 4. Tommy Parker, 5. Attie van Heerden, 6. George Owens, 7. Syd Jerram
WiganlForwards:l 8. Carl Burger, 9. William Brennan, 10. Fred Brown, 11. Fred Roffey, 12. George van Rooyen, 13. Jack Price

WiganlTries:l Jack Price, Johnny Ring, Attie van Heerden
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 4


Summary:l

25,000 turned out at Central Park for this replay of the previous season's Challenge Cup Final. Oldham got off to a great start, leading 8-0 after tries from Corsi and Rix and a goal from Knapman. But Wigan eventually got going and led 10-8 at half time after tries from Jack Price and Johnny Ring with two conversions for Jim Sullivan. Wigan had then kicked on to build a 17-8 lead before Oldham left them sweating with a try from Brough, converted by Hesketh.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Swinton - Played - 6 - Won 4 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 0 - Points Percentage: - 100%
2nd Place:l Hull KR - Played - 6 - Won 4 5 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 83.33%
3rd Place:l Rochdale - Played - 5 - Won - 4 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 80.00%
4th Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 8 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 75.00%
5th Place:l Leeds - Played - 6 - Won - 4 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 75.00%
6th Place:l Wakefield - Played - 7 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 71.42%
7th Place:l Wigan - Played - 8 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 68.75%

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs