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2nd February 1974: Lock Lane 9 Wigan 37
Posted by cherryandwhite on January 03 2013 - 03:00

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Saturday 2nd February 1974

Lock Lane 9 Wigan 37
Central Park, Wigan
(Switched due to Lock Lane having no permanent home venue)
Challenge Cup Round 1
Kick Off 2:45pm

Wigan Team

Colin Tyrer


Stuart Wright

3.  Dave Willicombe  T3   

Bill Francis

5.  Keiron O'Loughlin  T   
6.  Warren Ayres  T2   
7.  Jimmy Nulty    

Geoff Fletcher

9.  Colin Clarke    
10.  John Gray    

Bob Irving

12.  Dave Robinson  T   
13.  Eddie Cunningham    


Sub.  Kevin O'Loughlin    
Sub.  Peter Smethurst    

Lock Lane 

Tries: -
Goals: -

Summary:  Amateurs Castleford Lock Lane were drawn at home but the fixture was switched to Wigan. Dave Willicombe enjoyed a fine debut scoring a hattrick!
Half Time:  -
Attendance:  -

Match Kicked Off Earlier to accommodate daylight. Use of Floodlights was banned by government order from 15th November 1973 due to rationing forced by an oil embargo forced in the Middle East.


1973-1974 Challenge Cup Round 1

Saturday 2nd February 1974
Barrow 3 Featherstone Rovers 11
Lock Lane (Castleford) 9 Wigan 37 (at Central Park, Wigan)
Workington Town 14 York 14

Sunday 3rd February 1974
Batley 7 Leeds 18
Castleford 4 Bradford Northern 15
Dewsbury 13 New Hunslet 5
Hull 2 Hull Kingston Rovers 13
Huyton 16 Doncaster 2
Leigh 63 Kippax White Swan (Leeds) 3
Rochdale Hornets 13 Halifax 6
Salford 26 Oldham 12
Swinton 19 Blackpool Borough 8
St Helens 27 Keighley 5
Warrington 34 Huddersfield 4
Whitehaven 5 Bramley 8
Widnes 27 Wakefield Trinity 7

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