2nd November 1927: Wigan 12 Warrington 5
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Wigan 12 Warrington 5 - Wednesday 2nd November 1927
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Lancashire Cup Semi Final
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Roy Kinnear, 4. Benny Davidson, 5. Lou Brown, 6. Arthur Binks, 7. David Booysen
WiganlForwards:l 8. Tom Beetham, 9. Jack Bennett, 10. Frank Stephens, 11. George van Rooyen, 12. Len Mason, 13. John Sherrington

WiganlTries:l Arthur Binks, Johnny Ring
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 3


Summary:l

Wigan put their poor league season so far behind them to reach the final of the Lancashire Cup. Jim Sullivan opened the scoring with a penalty goal before a try from Rhodes for Warrington put them 5-2 up after he also converted. Before half time, tries from Arthur Binks and Johnny Ring helped Wigan into a 10-5 lead. A two score lead was created in the second half when Sullivan kicked a second penalty goal in the 55th Minute. No further scoring occurred.

1927-1928 Lancashire Cup Semi Final Results

Wednesday 2nd November 1927
Swinton 10 Salford 3
Wigan 12 Warrington 5