9th January 1915: Wigan 62 Broughton 0
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Wigan 62 Broughton Rangers 0 - Saturday 9th January 1915
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: League

WiganlBacks:l 1. Billy Seddon, 2. Frank Walford, 3. Bert Jenkins, 4. David Evans, 5. Billy Curran, 6. George Owens, 7. Johnny Thomas
WiganlForwards:l 8. Jamie Haigh, 9. Arthur Francis, 10. Charlie Seeling (Snr), 11. Harry Banks, 12. Percy Coldrick, 13. George Hayward

WiganlTries:l

Billy Curran 5, George Hayward 2, Percy Coldrick 2, Frank Walford, George Owens, Arthur Francis, Bert Jenkins, Johnny Thomas

WiganlGoals:l

Johnny Thomas 10

Summary:l

A 62-0 hammering over Broughton was beginning to sum up how difficult play was for some teams with the war ensuing with some teams having stronger player pools than others.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l Rochdale - Played - 18 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 86.11%
2nd Place:l Huddersfield - Played - 19 - Won - 15 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 2 - Points Percentage: - 84.21%
3rd Place:l Wigan - Played - 16 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 0 ` Lost - 3 - Points Percentage: - 81.25%
4th Place:l

Widnes

- Played - 16 - Won - 10 - Drawn - 2 ` Lost - 4 - Points Percentage: - 68.75%
5th Place:l Leeds - Played - 20 - Won - 13 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 6 - Points Percentage: - 67.50%
6th Place:l Hull - Played - 19 - Won - 12 - Drawn - 1 ` Lost - 6 - Points Percentage: - 65.78%

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