26th December 1936: St Helens 2 Wigan 21
Posted by Bilko on January 17 2014 - 00:16

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St Helens 2 Wigan 21 - Boxing Day Saturday 26th December 1936
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 2:30pm

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. Francis Gregory, 9. Stan Heys, 10. George Banks, 11. Trevor Thomas, 12. Harold Edwards, 13. Ike Jones

WiganlTries:l

George Bennett, Hector Gee, Gordon Innes, Ike Jones, Jim Sullivan
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 3

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Alf Frodsham, 2. Peter Smith, 3. Jack Fearnley, 4. Albert Butler, 5. Izzy Davies, 6. Jack Bradbury, 7. William Morgan
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Bill Fletcher, 9. Stan Hill, 10. Les Garner, 11. Emlyn Hughes, 12. William Hough, 13. Dick Hutchinson

StlHelenslTries:l

(None)
StlHelenslGoals:l Alf Frodsham 1

Summary:l

Wigan responded from Christmas Day defeat to get a good Boxing Day win away at St Helens. 9,000 attended.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Castleford - Played - 20 - Won - 17 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 34
2nd Place:l Leeds - Played - 19 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 32
3rd Place:l Salford - Played - 19 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 4 - Points: - 30
4th Place:l Liverpool - Played - 18 - Won - 14 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 4 - Points: - 28
5th Place:l Warrington - Played - 18 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 3 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 27
6th Place:l Bradford - Played - 18 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 25

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9th Place:l Wigan - Played - 16 - Won - 11 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 22

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