6th March 1897: Wigan 5 Swinton 9 Posted by Bilko
on December 16 2014 - 20:24
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Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition
1. Joe Winstanley, 2. Pearsome-Newsome Knowles, 3. Jimmy
Walkden, 4. J.Robinson, 5. John Winstanley, 6. Frank Dixon, 7. Peter Foster
8. Peter Green, 9. Billy Benson, 10. Jack Brown, 11. J.Perkins, 12. J.Catterall, 13.
J.Walsh, 14. George Rigby, 15. Jack Blackburn
Joe Winstanley 1
WiganlGoals from Mark:l
Swinton took a 4-0 lead with a drop goal from Valentine
but Wigan quickly responded to go 5-4 ahead with a try from Peter Green
being converted by Joe Winstanley. In the end Swinton won 9-5.
Try - 3 points. Conversion - 2 points. Drop Goal - 4 points. Penalty - 3
points. Goal from Mark - 4 points.
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