12th October 1907: Leigh 2 Wigan 23
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Leigh 2 Wigan 23 - Saturday 12th October 1907
Venue: Mather Lane, Leigh
Competition: League

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jim Sharrock, 2. Jim Leytham, 3. Bert Jenkins, 4. Harry Price, 5. Llew Treharne, 6. Frank Battersby, 7. Johnny Thomas

WiganlForwards:l 8. Walter Cheetham, 9. Dick Silcock, 10. Dick Ramsdale, 11. Bob Brooks, 12. Jack Barton, 13. Jimmy Blears

WiganlTries:l

Jim Leytham 2, Johnny Thomas, Llew Treharne, Jimmy Blears

WiganlGoals:l

Jim Leytham 3, Jim Sharrock 1

Summary:l

Both Wigan and Leigh had byes past Round 1 of the Lancashire Cup so met in the league on this day whilst others competed in the county cup. An easy win for Wigan on the short trip to Mather Lane.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Oldham - Played - 6 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 0 - Points Percentage: - 100.00%
2nd Place:l Hunslet - Played - 6 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 0 - Points Percentage: - 91.66%
3rd Place:l Wigan - Played - 7 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 85.71%
4th Place:l Broughton - Played - 5 - Won - 4 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 80.00%
5th Place:l Barrow - Played - 4 - Won - 3 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 75.00%
6th Place:l Halifax - Played - 7 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 71.42%

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