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27th February 1994: Wigan 32 Featherstone 14
Posted by cherryandwhite on October 01 2013 - 22:39
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Wigan 32 Featherstone Rovers 14 - Sunday 27th February 1994
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Silk Cut Challenge Cup Quarter Final
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Paul Atcheson, 2. Va'aiga Tuigamala, 3. Barrie-Jon Mather, 4. Gary Connolly, 5. Martin Offiah, 6. Frano Botica, 7. Shaun Edwards

WiganlForwards:l 8. Kelvin Skerrett, 9. Martin Dermott, 10. Andy Platt, 11. Mick Cassidy, 12. Andy Farrell, 13. Sam Panapa
WiganlSubslUsed:l 14. Billy McGinty (replaced Va'aiga Tuigamala - 16th Minute), 15. Ian Gildart (replaced Andy Platt - 33rd Minute)
10. Andy Platt (returned to replace Ian Gildart - 55th Minute), 15. Ian Gildart (returned to replace Billy McGinty - 68th Minute)

WiganlTries:l

Barrie-Jon Mather 2, Frano Botica, Gary Connolly, Sam Panapa

WiganlGoals:l Frano Botica 6

FeatherstonelBacks:l

1. Carl Gibson, 2. Ikram Butt, 3. Matt Calland, 4. Iva Ropati, 5. Owen Simpson, 6. Martin Pearson, 7. Brett Daunt

FeatherstonelForwards:l 8. Steve Molloy, 9. Richard Gunn, 10. Leo Casey, 11. Gary S. Price, 12. Gary H. Price, 13. Brendan Tuuta
FeatherstonelSubslUsed:l 14. Neil Roebuck (replaced Gary S. Price - 18th Minute)

FeatherstonelTries:l

Matt Calland, Carl Gibson, Iva Ropati
FeatherstonelGoals:l Martin Pearson 1
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Summary:l

A quirk of the fixture list meant Featherstone were embarking on the first of two trips to Central Park within the space of four days. This first encounter was a Challenge Cup Quarter Final that was best remembered for a mass brawl that sparked in the 57th Minute which saw three leaving the field and Kelvin Skerrett's infamous "Superman" Dive which saw referee Stuart Cummings smacked in the face (see video below).

Wigan felt some early heat when Stuart Cummings allowed a Matt Calland try for Featherstone to stand despite him clearly not grounding the ball properly. Cummings then seemed to make up for it by missing a knock on in the build up to Gary Connolly's try which had followed tries from Barrie-Jon Mather and Frano Botica that contributed to a 16-4 half time lead. A second try for Mather, an interception, increased that lead to 22-4, but although Featherstone responded next with a Carl Gibson effort, Sam Panapa had put Wigan back in full control before the 57th Mintue brawl. That brawl resulted in both sides seeing a red card, Andy Platt and Steve Molloy, with Featherstone going down to 11 men with Neil Roebuck being sin binned. Very little happened during that period and although Featherstone found a try in the 75th Mintue from Iva Ropati, Wigan were already safely into the semi finals.

Half Time:l

Wigan 16 Featherstone 4

Red Cards:l

Wigan 10. Andy Platt & Featherstone 8. Steve Molloy were sent off after 57 minutes for Fighting.
Featherstone 14. Neil Roebuck was also sin binned during the same incident.

Attendance:l

16,019

Referee:l

Stuart Cummings (Widnes)



1993-1994 Challenge Cup Quarter FInal Results

Saturday 26th February 1994
Castleford 30 Widnes 6 (Live on BBC Grandstand)

Sunday 27th February 1994
Leeds 33 Bradford Northern 10
St Helens 40 Doncaster 9
Wigan 34 Featherstone Rovers 14

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