St Helens v Wigan Warriors News
There are some matches that grab local attention, some that grab national attention and there are some that grab the attention of Rugby League fans around the globe.
That is down to many things including the closeness of both towns, the long history of both battling for titles and trophies and for the fact that this is one match that can truly claim to be a derby, as it was given the title by the Earl of Derby himself.
It will be no surprise to fans of both teams that in the build up to the match, it is the talk of both towns and that leads to plenty of news regarding the fixture, all of which can be read right here on this page.
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The match takes place at the Totally Wicked Stadium, also known to many as Langtree Park.
The stadium opened in 2011 and since then it has known almost nothing but success for the club and whilst it is a fantastic venue for the sport on a normal match day, on derby day it is truly a special one.
Capable of hosting around 18,000 fans, the mix of seating and terraces will be packed out for this occasion and even corporate will be brimming at the edges.
It is known for having a decent atmosphere normally but that gets ramped up for the visit of Wigan although it should be stated that the away fans aid in that just as much as the host fans as Wigan always brings a huge following to really add to the sense of occasion.
With packed stands full of loud and passionate fans and a mix of local pride and the chance to defeat a major rival on the line, the game and the occasion is helped by the incredible setting.
The match takes place in the town of St Helens, close to the city of Liverpool and on the far western end of the M62 corridor that is of course the sports northern heartland.
This is not always one of the highlights of the Super League season, but it is also one of the highlights of the sporting calendar in the UK.
The matches between the 2 clubs often are match of the season contenders that have a huge say on the success or failure for both clubs.
Saints vs Warriors Score
If it is match day and you are wanting to keep up to date with the latest score, we will keep you updated with all of the latest action from the game.
St Helens vs Wigan Teams
One of the key bits of news in the build up to a huge match such as this one is the players who have been picked for the match squad.
That tells fans who are, and sometimes most importantly, who are not available for selection come match day.
That is normally announced well in advance e and that gives fans plenty of time to take the news in and discuss it with friends, family and colleagues but the actual run-on team isn’t usually announced until just before kick-off.
That make sit harder for fans to see who will start the game, who is on the bench and who misses out but as soon as the teams are announced, we will bring them to you right here on this very page.
Saints vs Wigan Result
If you have not been able to keep up to date with the score from game, don’t worry, not only will we bring you the match result as soon as it ends, but we will also link to a number of match reports so that you can get the full breakdown of how the match unfolded.