11th April 1936: Wigan 29 Barrow 12
Posted by Bilko on January 12 2014 - 19:41

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Wigan 29 Barrow 12 - Easter Saturday 11th April 1936
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Jack Morley, 3. Gordon Innes, 4. Gwynne Davies, 5. Alf Ellaby, 6. George Bennett, 7. Hector Gee
WiganlForwards:l 8. Bill Hall, 9. Joe Golby, 10. Ken Gee, 11. Trevor Thomas, 12. Harold Edwards, 13. Charlie Seeling (Jnr)

WiganlTries:l

Alf Ellaby 4, Gordon Innes 2, Jack Morley
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 4

Summary:l

Wigan had command of this game before a send off reduced Barrow to 12 men early in the second half. Alf Ellaby's four tries ensured they did their job and it was good news elsewhere again. Salford lost 9-2 at home to Swinton and Leeds fell 11-2 at Keighley. This was turning into a remarkable weekend for Wigan. Everything was falling in place.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Hull - Played - 36 - Won - 28 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 7 - Points: - 57 - -
2nd Place:l Liverpool - Played - 35 - Won - 25 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 8 - Points: - 52 - -
3rd Place:l Widnes - Played - 36 - Won - 23 - Drawn - 4 - Lost - 9 - Points: - 50 - -
4th Place:l Wigan - Played - 37 - Won - 24 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 12 - Points: - 49 - -
5th Place:l Salford - Played - 34 - Won - 23 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 11 - Points: - 46 - (Points Average: 2.01)
6th Place:l Leeds - Played - 35 - Won - 22 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 11 - Points: - 46 - (Points Average: 1.42)

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Top 4 Qualified for the Play Offs
Teams level on points ranked by Points Average which was Points For divided by Points Against