1st January 1926: Wigan 2 Batley 0
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Wigan 2 Batley 0 - New Years Day Friday 1st January 1926
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Tommy Howley, 4. David Booysen, 5. Tommy Parker, 6. George Owens, 7. Syd Jerram
WiganlForwards:l 8. Wilf Hodder, 9. Jack Bennett, 10. Tom Beetham, 11. George van Rooyen, 12. Frank Stephens, 13. Jack Price

WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 1


Summary:l

Wind and Rain spoiled most of the matches held on this day. Wigan perhaps happy to just take this narrow penalty goal win that was a "hard struggle" to achieve.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Wigan - Played - 20 - Won 4 17 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 90.00%
2nd Place:l Warrington - Played - 19 - Won 4 14 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 76.31%
3rd Place:l Swinton - Played - 20 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 5 - Points Percentage: - 70.00%
4th Place:l Leeds - Played - 19 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 5 - Points Percentage: - 68.42%
5th Place:l St Helens Recs - Played - 19 - Won 4 12 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 6 - Points Percentage: - 65.78%
6th Place:l Hull - Played - 20 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 6 - Points Percentage: - 65.00%

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs