State Express Challenge Cup Round 1
(Postponed on Sunday 11th & Sunday 18th February 1979)
Kick Off 7:30pm
It had taken nine days before this cup tie against
Halifax could finally go ahead and it was a tight encounter with no
conversions to the five tries scored. Wigan though hung on to win 9-6 and
reach the Second Round.
1978-1979 State Express Challenge Cup Round 1
Saturday 10th February 1979 Hull 17 Leeds 6 (Second Half Live on
Sunday 11th February 1979 Barrow 10 York 7 Hull Kingston Rovers 23 New Hunslet 15 Leigh Miners Welfare 10 Leigh 23 (at Hilton Park, Leigh) Salford 6 Bramley 6 St Helens 39 Doncaster 9
Warrington 9 Castleford 15 Widnes 12 Workington Town 5
Sunday 18th February 1979
Hull Kingston Rovers 19 Castleford 13
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