In Memory Of Tommy Grainey

In Memory Of Tommy Grainey

Leigh Centurions are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of their much loved and respected former player and coach Tommy Grainey after a long illness at the age of 75. Tommy had a long and distinguished career in the game, much of it spent in partnership with Kevin Ashcroft, who was one of his closest friends. The pair first played together in the Leigh side under player-coach Alex Murphy in the 1960s and later formed a fine coaching team at Leigh, Salford and Warrington with Tommy invariably cast in…

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