4th September 1926: Wigan Highfield 6 Wigan 23
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Wigan Highfield 6 Wigan 23 - Saturday 4th September 1926
Venue: Tunstall Lane, Pemberton, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

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

WiganlTries:l Dick Armstrong 2, David Booysen, Wilf Hodder, George Owens, Jack Price
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 4


WiganlHighfieldlBacks:l 1. Osbaldestin, 2. Close, 3. Howarth, 4. Cowley, 5. Lawton, 6. Parkinson, 7. Oster
WiganlHighfieldlForwards:l 8. Bentham, 9. Fairhurst, 10. Gee, 11. Mann, 12. Lowe, 13. Gore

WiganlHighfieldlTries:l (None)
WiganlHighfieldlGoals:l

Close 3


Summary:l

Wigan Highfield led this "Wigan Derby" 6-0 at half time but the match turned round quickly after half time with Wigan winning comfortably in the end.