10th March 1928: Wigan 13 St Helens Recreation 0
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Wigan 13 St Helens Recreation 0 - Saturday 10th March 1928
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Fred Oliver, 3. Tommy Parker, 4. Benny Davidson, 5. Lou Brown, 6. Arthur Binks, 7. David Booysen
WiganlForwards:l 8. Wilf Hodder, 9. Tom Beetham, 10. Dai Jones, 11. Frank Stephens, 12. Len Mason, 13. John Sherrington

WiganlTries:l Len Mason 2, Arthur Binks
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 2


Summary:l

St Helens Recreation had been on the cusp of the "Top 4" play off positions for a while but their form was beginning to dip the wrong way at the crunch point of the season. Here they fell easily to Wigan, whilst some of their rivals were playing Challenge Cup Quarter Finals.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Swinton - Played - 28 - Won - 22 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 82.14%
2nd Place:l Leeds - Played - 31 - Won - 24 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 7 - Points Percentage: - 77.41%
3rd Place:l Hunslet - Played - 31 - Won - 22 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 9 - Points Percentage: - 70.96%
4th Place:l Featherstone - Played - 26 - Won - 17 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 8 - Points Percentage: - 65.38%
5th Place:l Wakefield - Played - 30 - Won - 19 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 10 - Points Percentage: - 65.00%
6th Place:l St Helens Recs - Played - 29 - Won - 18 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 11 - Points Percentage: - 62.06%

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12th Place:l Wigan - Played - 31 - Won - 18 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 13 - Points Percentage: - 58.06%

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs