19th December 1896: Broughton 3 Wigan 0 Posted by Bilko
on December 16 2014 - 00:53
Click: Last Match -
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Venue: Wheater's Field Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition
1. Jimmy Halliwell, 2. Teddy Flowers, 3. John Timoney, 4. Percy
Jago, 5. Frank Dixon, 6. Billy Halliwell, 7. Jimmy Walkden
8. Rueben Collier, 9. Billy Benson 10. Jack Brown, 11. J.Perkins, 12. J.Catterall, 13.
Peter Green, 14. George Rigby, 15. Jack Blackburn
WiganlGoals from Mark:l
The pitch had been covered with "oat-husks" to get the
game on but the conditions were described "first class" by match time. The
game was decided in the first half when Sanderson of Broughton rounded past
John Timoney for an unimproved try. No further scoring occured.
Try - 3 points. Conversion - 2 points. Drop Goal - 4 points. Penalty - 3
points. Goal from Mark - 4 points.
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