Billy Boston in action at Wembley

Rugby union converts who made an impact at Wigan... and those who didn't

After Warrington Wolves completed the signing of England RU’s Luther Burrell earlier this week, here are 10 players Wigan captured from the 15-a-side code.


Some wrote their names into rugby league folklore, and others didn't manage to crack the code.

Former All Blacks ace Tuigamala quickly became the one whose name everybody wanted on the back of their replica shirts, scoring 62 tries from 102 appearances

5. Inga Tuigamala

Former All Blacks ace Tuigamala quickly became the one whose name everybody wanted on the back of their replica shirts, scoring 62 tries from 102 appearances
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Andy Powell arrived at Wigan as the highest profile RU  signing in years in 2013. 'But he only made five appearances for the club before being released in 2014.

6. Andy Powell

Andy Powell arrived at Wigan as the highest profile RU signing in years in 2013. 'But he only made five appearances for the club before being released in 2014.
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Signed from Royal Signals RU, Boston went on to become an all time great, with 479 tries from 487 appearances, and a raft of winners medals

7. Billy Boston

Signed from Royal Signals RU, Boston went on to become an all time great, with 479 tries from 487 appearances, and a raft of winners medals
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Part of the 1994 Five Nations-winning Welsh team, Scott Quinnell came to Wigan from Llanelli in 1994.He won two league titles and a Regal Trophy during

8. Scott Quinnell

Part of the 1994 Five Nations-winning Welsh team, Scott Quinnell came to Wigan from Llanelli in 1994.He won two league titles and a Regal Trophy during
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