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30th March 1956: St Helens 29 Wigan 7
Posted by cherryandwhite on December 03 2012 - 02:19
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St Helens 29 Wigan 7 - Good Friday 30th March 1956
Venue: Knowsley Road, St Helens
Competition: League
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jack Cunliffe, 2. Jack Broome, 3. Ken Bird, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Eric Ashton, 6. Dave Bolton, 7. Tommy Parr

WiganlForwards:l

8. Don Hayward, 9. Ronnie Mather, 10. Bill Bretherton, 11. Norman Cherrington, 11. Frank Griffin, 13. Bernard McGurrin


WiganlTries:l Ken Bird
WiganlGoals:l Jack Cunliffe 2

StlHelenslBacks:l 1. Glyn Moses, 2. Steve Llewellyn, 3, Duggie Greenall, 4. Bill Finnan, 5. Frank Carlton, 6. John Dickinson, 7. Austin Rhodes
StlHelenslForwards:l

8. Alan Prescott, 9. Wilf O'Mara, 10. Nat Silcock, 11. George Parsons, 12. Walter Delves, 13. Vince Karalius


StlHelenslTries:l Nat Silcock, Vince Karalius, Glyn Moses, Frank Carlton, John Dickinson
StlHelenslGoals:l Austin Rhodes 7
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Summary:l

Wigan had taken a 7-0 lead in as many minutes with a try from Ken Bird being added to with one from Jackie Cunliffe. But Saints clawed back with two penalties from Austin Rhodes before tries by Nat Silcock and Vince Karalius put them 14-7 up at half time. Wigan rallied after the break but couldn't find a try and their spirit was broken when Glyn Moses scored a try. One for Frank Carlton soon followed and John Dickinson later was awarded a penalty try that completed quite a rout in the end.

Half Time:l St Helens 14 Wigan 7
Attendance:l 33,000 (Gate Reciepts: £3,600)
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