14th November 1896: Swinton 0 Wigan 13 Posted by Bilko
on December 16 2014 - 00:19
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Venue: Chorley Road, Swinton Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition
1. Jimmy Halliwell, 2. Teddy Flowers, 3. Jimmy Walkden, 4.
Frank Dixon, 5. John Timoney, 6. Billy Halliwell, 7. Peter Foster
8. J.Perkins, 9. Billy Benson 10. Jack Brown, 11. Peter Green, 12. J.Catterall, 13.
J.Walsh, 14. George Rigby, 15. Jack Blackburn
Peter Foster 2, Billy Halliwell
WiganlGoals from Mark:l
Frank Dixon 1
Wigan snapped a three match losing streak with this great
win at Swinton. Frank Dixon dropped goal them into a 4-0 lead before a break
from half way by Teddy Flowers saw Peter Foster finish for a try that made
it 7-0 at half time. Later John Timoney sent Foster in for his second try
and a 10-0 score and soon after Billy Halliwell scored a try that completed
a 13-0 win.
Try - 3 points. Conversion - 2 points. Drop Goal - 4 points. Penalty - 3
points. Goal from Mark - 4 points.
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