26th December 1930: St Helens 2 Wigan 23
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St Helens 2 Wigan 23 - Boxing Day Friday 26th December 1930
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Tommy Parker, 4. Roy Kinnear, 5. Bob Brown, 6. Ted Spillane, 7. George Bennett
WiganlForwards:l 8. Bill Morgan, 9. Jack Bennett, 10. Len Mason, 11. Hal Jones, 12. Billy Wood, 13. John Sherrington

WiganlTries:l

Billy Wood 3, Roy Kinnear 2, Bob Brown, Tommy Parker
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 1


StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Tom Winnard, 2. Roy Hardgrave, 3. George Lewis, 4. Ben Halfpenny, 5. Alf Ellaby, 6. Les Fairclough, 7. Walter Groves
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Lou Houghton, 9. Jack Arkwright, 10. Ebor Hill, 11. Trevor Hall, 12. Albert Fildes, 13. Lou Hutt

StlHelenslTries:l

(None)
StlHelenslGoals:l

Tom Winnard 1


Summary:l

At kick off St Helens were 2nd in the table and Wigan 8th but it looked more the other way round here with Wigan gaining a fantasic victory in front of 17,000 spectators.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Swinton - Played - 18 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 1 - Points: - 33
2nd Place:l Halifax - Played - 18 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 28
3rd Place:l St Helens - Played - 19 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 28
4th Place:l Leeds - Played - 19 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 27
5th Place:l Salford - Played - 18 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 4 - Points: - 27
6th Place:l Warrington - Played - 20 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 27

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8th Place:l Wigan - Played - 18 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 25

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs