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1958-1959 Challenge Cup Final

Wigan v Hull - 1958-1959 Challenge Cup Final.
Saturday 9th May 1959. Kick Off 3:00pm at Wembley Stadium, London.

Team Sheets

- Wigan Position Hull -
1 Fred Griffiths Full Back Arthur Keegan 1
2 Billy Boston Winger Stan Cowan 2
3 Eric Ashton Centre Brian Cooper 3
4 Keith Holden Centre Brian Saville 4
5 Mick Sullivan Winger Ivor Watts 5
6 David Bolton Stand Off George Matthews 6
7 Rees Thomas Scrum Half Tommy Finn 7
8 Bill Bretherton Prop Mike Scott 8
9 Bill Sayer Hooker Tommy Harris 9
10 John Barton Prop Jim Drake 10
11 Brian McTigue 2nd Row Cyril Sykes 11
12 Norman Cherrington 2nd Row Bill Drake 12
13 Roy Evans L.Forward Johnny Whiteley 13

Score Sheet

Wigan 30 --- Hull 13
Tries (6):
Keith Holden
Mick Sullivan
David Bolton
Billy Boston 2
Brian McTigue
- Tries (1):
Tommy Finn
Fred Griffiths 6

Arthur Keegan 5

Scoring and Incident Pattern

8th Minute Wigan 03 Hull 00 Try: Keith Holden
8th Minute Wigan 05 Hull 00 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
12th Minute Wigan 05 Hull 02 Penalty Goal: Arthur Keegan
22nd Minute Wigan 08 Hull 02 Try: Mick Sullivan
22nd Minute Wigan 10 Hull 02 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
30th Minute Wigan 13 Hull 02 Try: David Bolton
30th Minute Wigan 15 Hull 02 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
32nd Minute Wigan 15 Hull 04 Penalty Goal: Arthur Keegan
35th Minute Wigan 18 Hull 04 Try: Billy Boston
35th Minute Wigan 20 Hull 04 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
Half Time Wigan 20 Hull 04
49th Minute Wigan 20 Hull 06 Penalty Goal: Arthur Keegan
58th Minute Wigan 20 Hull 08 Penalty Goal: Arthur Keegan
60th Minute Wigan 23 Hull 08 Try: Brian McTigue
60th Minute Wigan 25 Hull 08 Conversion: Fred Griffiths
70th Minute Wigan 28 Hull 08 Try: Billy Boston
72nd Minute Wigan 28 Hull 11 Try: Tommy Finn
72nd Minute Wigan 28 Hull 13 Conversion: Arthur Keegan
78th Minute Wigan 30 Hull 13 Penalty Goal: Fred Griffiths
Full Time Wigan 13 Workington 09

Other Information

Referee: Charlie Appleton (Warrington)
Attendance: 79,811
Weather: Sunny
Lance Todd Trophy: Brian McTigue (Wigan)

Additional Information

Try = 3 points. Goals = 2 Points. Drop Goal = 2 Points.

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