6th April 1925: Widnes 5 Wigan 19
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Widnes 5 Wigan 19 - Monday 6th April 1925
Venue: Lowerhouse Lane, Widnes
Competition: League
Kick Off: 5:50pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Tommy Howley, 4. David Booysen, 5. Attie van Heerden, 6. Danny Hurcombe, 7. Syd Jerram
WiganlForwards:l 8. Wilf Hodder, 9. Tom Beetham, 10. Fred Brown, 11. Billy Banks, 12. George van Rooyen, 13. Jack Price

WiganlTries:l Johnny Ring 2, Attie van Heerden
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 5


WidneslBacks:l 1. Jack Brassington, 2. H.Young, 3. Albert Ratcliffe, 4. Frank Stockley, 5. Speakman, 6. Paddy Douglas, 7. Jerry Laughton
WidneslForwards:l 8. John Corcoran, 9. George Stevens, 10. Jimmy Hoey, 11. Tommy Higgins, 12. Jack Higgins, 13. Ben Halfpenny

WidneslTries:l Tommy Higgins
WidneslGoals:l

Jimmy Hoey 1


Summary:l

Pushed back two days from the Saturday, Wigan were happy to get back to winning ways in this Monday Evening match against four from bottom in the table Widnes. The win help Wigan maintain third spot in the table, which was under pressure from St Helens Recreation who hadn't played over the weekend.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Swinton - Played - 32 - Won 4 28 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 87.50%
2nd Place:l Hull KR - Played - 31 - Won 4 24 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 5 - Points Percentage: - 80.64%
3rd Place:l Wigan - Played - 32 - Won - 23 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 8 - Points Percentage: - 73.43%
4th Place:l St Helens Recs - Played - 34 - Won - 23 - Drawn - 3 - Lost - 8 - Points Percentage: - 72.05%
5th Place:l Oldham - Played - 30 - Won - 19 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 10 - Points Percentage: - 65.00%
6th Place:l Leeds - Played - 31 - Won - 19 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 10 - Points Percentage: - 64.51%

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs