Friday Stats

Friday Stats

WIGAN WARRIORS v CASTLEFORD TIGERS (Friday, 8.00pm)

Information courtesy of RFL In Touch

Castleford are seeking their first win over Wigan in ten matches on Friday.

The Warriors have won eight of the last nine meetings between the sides, to go with a 22-22 draw at The PROBIZ Coliseum (as it was then known) on 12 June, 2011.

The Tigers' last victory against the Warriors was 28-22 at the JJB Stadium (as it was then known) on 20 February, 2009. Wigan have won their last five home meetings with Castleford since then, including an 18-12 success in the 2009 Super League play-offs.

2013 meeting:
Castleford 22, Wigan 28 (SLR5, 3/3/13)

Super League summary
Wigan won 26 (includes wins in 2002 and 2009 play-offs)
Castleford won 7 (includes win in 1999 play-offs)
3 draws

Wigan highest score: 54-12 (H, 2001) (Widest margin: 54-12, H, 2001; 46-4, A, 2012)
Castleford highest score: 38-18 (H, 2006) (also widest margin)

CLUB MILESTONES

DARRELL GOULDING needs one appearance to reach 150 for Wigan.
Goulding made his Warriors debut in a 48-24 win at Widnes on 14 August, 2005.

SUPER LEAGUE MILESTONES
(Players reaching significant figures in Super League games only, including play-offs)

SAM TOMKINS - 15 points away from 500 (485 for Wigan, 2009-2013)

SUPER LEAGUE LEADING SCORERS
(League games only)

Tries
1 Sam Tomkins (Wigan Warriors) 23
2 Josh Charnley (Wigan Warriors) 22

3 Joel Monaghan (Warrington Wolves) 19
4 Kieran Dixon (London Broncos) 18
5 Ben Crooks (Hull FC) 16
6 = Jarrod Sammut (Bradford Bulls) 15
Shaun Lunt (Huddersfield Giants) 15
8 Peter Fox (Wakefield Trinity Wildcats) 14
9 = Tom Lineham (Hull FC) 13
Ryan Atkins (Warrington Wolves) 13
Chris Riley (Warrington Wolves) 13
Rhys Hanbury (Widnes Vikings) 13
Pat Richards (Wigan Warriors) 13

Goals
1 Danny Brough (Huddersfield Giants) 85
2 Pat Richards (Wigan Warriors) 80
3 Kevin Sinfield (Leeds Rhinos) 69
4 Michael Dobson (Hull Kingston Rovers) 59
5 Thomas Bosc (Catalan Dragons) 58
6 Jamie Ellis (Castleford Tigers) 56
7 Brett Hodgson (Warrington Wolves) 54
8 Michael Witt (London Broncos) 44
9 = Jamie Foster (Bradford Bulls) 37
Paul Sykes (Wakefield Trinity Wildcats) 37

Goals Percentage
1 Jamie Foster (Bradford Bulls) 88.09 (37/42)
2 Kevin Sinfield (Leeds Rhinos) 86.25 (69/80)
3 Pat Richards (Wigan Warriors) 85.10 (80/94)
4 Gareth O'Brien (St Helens/Warrington Wolves) 82.60 (19/23)
5 Danny Brough (Huddersfield Giants) 82.52 (85/103)
6 Josh Charnley (Wigan Warriors) 81.81 (9/11)
7 Lee Smith (Wakefield Trinity Wildcats) 81.57 (31/38)
8 Michael Witt (London Broncos) 81.48 (44/54)
9 Stefan Ratchford (Warrington Wolves) 80.55 (29/36)
10 = Jamie Ellis (Castleford Tigers) 80.00 (56/70)

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