9th December 1911: Leigh 4 Wigan 7
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Leigh 4 Wigan 7 - Saturday 9th December 1911
Venue: Mather Lane, Leigh
Competition: League

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sharrock, 2. Joe Miller, 3. Lance Todd, 4. Bert Jenkins, 5. Lew Bradley, 6. Jack Prescott, 7. Fred Gleave
WiganlForwards:l 8. Billy Winstanley, 9. Dick Ramsdale, 10. Billy Wilcock, 11. Fred Myers, 12. Percy Williams, 13. Charlie Seeling (Snr)

WiganlTries:l

Jack Prescott

WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sharrock 2

Summary:l

Wigan again struggled early on in this game at Leigh and found themselves 4-0 down at Half Time. It was only in the last twenty minutes that the game turned around with first a drop goal from Jim Sharrock reducing the lead to 4-2. Then inside the last five minutes Wigan nicked the win with Jack Prescott's try being converted by Sharrock for 7-4.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Wigan - Played - 13 - Won - 12 ` Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 92.30%
2nd Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 14 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 89.28%
3rd Place:l Halifax - Played - 14 - Won - 11 ` Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 1 - Points Percentage: - 85.71%
4th Place:l Hull KR - Played - 13 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 3 - Points Percentage: - 76.92%
5th Place:l St Helens - Played - 13 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 69.23%
6th Place:l

Hunslet

- Played - 14 - Won - 9 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 67.85%

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