26th December 1911: St Helens 3 Wigan 16
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St Helens 3 Wigan 16 - Boxing Day Tuesday 26th December 1911
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
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. James Shallcross, 12. Percy Williams, 13. Charlie Seeling (Snr)

WiganlTries:l

Lance Todd 2, Percy Williams, Charlie Seeling

WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sharrock 1, Jack Prescott 1

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Jum Turtill, 2. Jimmy Flanagan, 3. George Scholes, 4. Billy Belshaw, 5. James Wyatt, 6. John Molyneux, 7. Fred Trenwith
StlHelenslForwards:l 8. Billy Briers, 9. Jack Pope, 10. Archie Waddell, 11. James Prescott, 12. Arthur Saunders, 13. Jimmy Mavitty

StlHelenslTries:l

Billy Briers

StlHelenslGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

A first v fourth clash at Knowsley Road but Wigan stayed top of the table with victory over St Helens with Huddersfield continuing to impress in keeping the pressure up in second place.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Wigan - Played - 17 - Won - 15 ` Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 88.23%
2nd Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 18 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 86.11%
3rd Place:l Hull KR - Played - 17 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 76.47%
4th Place:l St Helens - Played - 17 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 5 - Points Percentage: - 70.58%
5th Place:l Halifax - Played - 17 - Won - 11 ` Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 70.58%
6th Place:l

Hunslet

- Played - 18 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 5 - Points Percentage: - 69.44%

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