14th February 1948: Castleford 7 Wigan 19
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Castleford 7 Wigan 19 (Aggregate: Castleford 7 Wigan 46) - Saturday 14th February 1948
Venue: Wheldon Road, Castleford
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round Second Leg
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Martin Ryan, 2. Gordon Ratcliffe, 3. Johnny Lawrenson, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Jack Hilton, 6. Ces Mountford, 7. Tommy Bradshaw

WiganlForwards:l

8. Ken Gee, 9. Joe Egan, 10. Frank Barton, 11. Les White, 12. Billy Blan, 13. Bill Hudson


WiganlTries:l Gordon Ratcliffe 2, Ernie Ashcroft, Jack Hilton, Johnny Lawrenson
WiganlGoals:l Ken Gee 1,  Johnny Lawrenson 1
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Summary:l

Wigan were already 27-0 up from the first leg, so this return leg at Castleford was of little significance.

1947-1948 Challenge Cup First Round Second Leg Results

Saturday 14th February 1948
Belle Vue 10 Liverpool Stanley 8 (Agg: 19-8)
Bradford Northern 15 Huddersfield 2 (Agg: 17-8)
Buslingthorpe Vale 2 St Helens 13 (Agg: 2-61)
Castleford 7 Wigan 19 (Agg: 7-46)
Dewsbury 10 Batley 4 (Agg: 12-4)
Halifax 17 Barrow 4 (Agg: 21-22)
Hunslet 5 Widnes 3 (Agg: 8-8 - After Extra Time)
Leigh 10 Featherstone Rovers 6 (Agg: 28-9)
Oldham 22 Hull Kingston Rovers 4 (Agg: 27-16)
Pemberton Rovers 0 Rochdale Hornets 11 (Agg: 0-24)
Riselow and Gillhead 10 Keighley 2 (Agg: 10-13)
Swinton 12 Hull 2 (Agg: 14-25)
Vine Tavern 6 Bramley 17*
Wakefield Trinity 20 Salford 15 (Agg: 33-17 - After Extra Time - 80 Minutes Score Agg score was 17-17)
Workington Town 0 Warrington 7 (Agg: 0-17)
York 0 Leeds 13 (Agg: 9-35)

Thursday 19th February 1948
Replay: Widnes 0 Hunslet 3

*Second Leg was played before the first leg, which had been abandoned, was replayed.