On this day: 3rd April 2015

  • We take a look back at Wigan Warriors best matches ‘on this day.’
  • On this day (3rd April 2015) the Warriors beat St Helens 12-4 in the Good Friday derby at the DW Stadium.
  • Dom Manfredi and Joe Burgess were both on the scoresheet.

Over the next few weeks we will take a look back at Wigan Warriors best matches ‘on this day’ from the last few years.

On this day (3rd April) in 2015, the Warriors beat St Helens 12-4 in the Good Friday derby at the DW Stadium.

After only 52 seconds of play, Dom Manfredi opened the scoring to give Wigan an early 6-0 lead.

George Williams in action on this day in 2015.

Saints soon bounced back with a try of their own through Louis McCarthy-Scarsbrook, who went over in the 17th-minute.

Despite that, a missed conversion saw the visitors trailing by two points.

Joe Burgess and George Williams enjoying the Good Friday victory over Saints in 2015.

Both teams needed to battle hard with chances missed throughout the match.

With nine minutes of play left, the Warriors secured the two points as Joe Burgess got on the end of a George Williams grubber kick to touch down.