26th December 1933: St Helens 8 Wigan 21
Posted by Bilko on January 03 2014 - 23:21

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St Helens 8 Wigan 21 - Boxing Day Tuesday 26th December 1933
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Jack Morley, 3. Joe Wilson, 4. Gordon Innes, 5. Arthur Pilling, 6. George Bennett, 7. Billy Howarth
WiganlForwards:l 8. Bill Hall, 9. Henry Leonard, 10. Harold Edwards, 11. Len Mason, 12. Albert Davis, 13. Reg Hathway

WiganlTries:l

Jim Sullivan 2, Billy Howarth, Gordon Innes, Jack Morley
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 3

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. George Lewis, 2. Teddy Butler, 3. Jack Garvey, 4. Bill Mercer, 5. Bob Jones, 6. Charles Lover, 7. Harry Frodsham
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Bob Atkin, 9. Henry Fairhurst, 10. Bill Fletcher, 11. Albert Fildes, 12. Arthur Lemon, 13. Tom Griffin

StlHelenslTries:l

Bob Jones, Bill Mercer
StlHelenslGoals:l Charles Glover 1

Summary:l

Wigan backed up their victory over table toppers Salford with derby victory against St Helens in front of 10,000 at Knowsley Road.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Salford - Played - 19 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 32
2nd Place:l Warrington - Played - 21 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 30
3rd Place:l Hunslet - Played - 21 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 29
4th Place:l York - Played - 20 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 28
5th Place:l Hull - Played - 21 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 28
6th Place:l Halifax - Played - 20 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 6 - Points: - 28

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13th Place:l Wigan - Played - 18 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 8 - Points: - 20

Top 4 Qualified for Play Offs