30th November 1895: Wigan 11 Hunslet 3 Posted by Bilko
on December 14 2014 - 18:21
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Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan Competition: League
1. John Winstanley, 2. Johnny Roberts, 3. Teddy Flowers, 4. Percy Jago, 5.
Jimmy Walkden, 6.
Billy Halliwell, 7. Peter Foster
9. Billy Benson, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Jack Blackburn, 12. Bill Yates, 13.
Billy Unsworth, 14. George Rigby, 15. E.Webster
Johnny Roberts 2, Teddy Flowers
Jimmy Walkden 1
WiganlGoals from Mark:l
Wigan took a quick lead in this match at Prescott Street
with a try from Teddy Flowers making it 3-0. Johnny Roberts then doubled
that lead with a second try for 6-0 lead inside the first ten minutes. The
game settled down after that and the 6-0 lead held until half time. After
the interval Wigan went further ahead after good work from Percy Jago saw
Johnny Roberts finish for his second try and finally Wigan kicked a goal,
after 11 games without one, as Jimmy Walkden converted for 11-0. Hunslet's
Hannah scored a late consolation try.
Try - 3 points. Conversion - 2 points. Drop Goal - 4 points. Penalty - 3
points. Goal from Mark - 4 points.
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