Matches between these two North-West rivals are always highly anticipated encounters, and in the reverse of this fixture earlier in the season the sides could not be separated in a 17-17 draw.
Warrington 19-man squad: Atkins, Briers, Carvell, Cooper, Currie, Grix, Higham, Hill, Hodgson, McCarthy, J. Monaghan, M. Monaghan, Morley, Myler, Ratchford, C. Riley, Waterhouse, Westwood, Wood.
Wigan 19-man squad: Burke, Charnley, Crosby, Farrell, Gelling, Goulding, Hansen, Hughes, Lauaki, Lloyd, Mossop, Powell, Richards, Smith, Spencer, S. Tomkins, L. Tomkins, Tuson, Williams.
Prediction: Warrington to win in what should be another classic.
Warrington’s Joel Monaghan has scored a try in each of the Wolves’ last four meetings with Wigan, including a brace in the last meeting between the two sides.
Super League summary:
Wigan won 24 (includes win in 2003 play-offs)
Warrington won 15
Wigan highest score. 58-4 (H, 2002) (also widest margin)
Warrington highest score. 47-38 (H, 2001) (Widest margin. 30-10, H, 2012)