22nd March 1947: Wigan 12 Belle Vue 5
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Wigan 12 Belle Vue Rangers 5 - Saturday 22nd March 1947
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Challenge Cup Second Round
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jack Cunliffe, 2. Brian Nordgren, 3. Ted Ward, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Johnny Lawrenson, 6. Ces Mountford, 7. Tommy Bradshaw
WiganlForwards:l

8. Ken Gee, 9. Joe Egan, 10. George Banks, 11. Emrys Evans, 12. Billy Blan, 13. Jack Blan


WiganlTries:l Johnny Lawrenson, Brian Nordgren
WiganlGoals:l Ted Ward 3
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Summary:l

Wigan had a tough second round cup tie against the visiting Belle Vue outfit. Wigan wasted possession often and had to sweat through to the Quarter Finals.

1946-1947 Challenge Cup Second Round Results

Saturday 22nd March 1947
Batley 2 Castleford 13
Halifax 3 Workington Town 10
Huddersfield 0 Bradford Northern 8
Leeds 5 Hunslet 0
Liverpool Stanley 10 Hull 5
Wakefield Trinity 8 Widnes 5
Warrington 24 Warrington 2
Wigan 12 Belle Vue Rangers 5