5th April 1913: Swinton 3 Wigan 5
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Swinton 3 Wigan 5 - Saturday 5th April 1913
Venue: Chorley Road, Swinton
Competition: League

WiganlBacks:l 1. Harry Price, 2. Lew Bradley, 3. Bert Jenkins, 4. Frank Walford, 5. Lance Todd, 6. Fred Gleave, 7. Johnny Thomas
WiganlForwards:l 8. Tom Whittaker, 9. Dick Ramsdale, 10. Arthur Francis, 11. Percy Williams, 12. Percy Coldrick, 13. Dick Silcock

WiganlTries:l

Lew Bradley

WiganlGoals:l

Johnny Thomas 1

Summary:l

Reported as a "well off form" performance by Wigan but they still managed to find a victory out of this trip to Swinton. Wigan led 3-0 at half time after Lew Bradley's try but Swinton equalised in the second half with a try from Moores. A penalty goal from Johnny Thomas decided the match but it was "scarcely deserved".

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 31 - Won - 28 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 3 - Points Percentage: - 90.32%
2nd Place:l Wigan - Played - 32 - Won - 27 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 5 - Points Percentage: - 84.37%
3rd Place:l Hull KR - Played - 31 - Won - 23 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 7 - Points Percentage: - 75.80%
4th Place:l Hunslet - Played - 33 - Won - 22 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 9 - Points Percentage: - 69.69%
5th Place:l Dewsbury - Played - 33 - Won - 22 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 10 - Points Percentage: - 68.18%
6th Place:l

Broughton

- Played - 27 - Won - 16 - Drawn - 4 ` Lost - 7 - Points Percentage: - 66.66%

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