19th February 1953: Rochdale 15 Wigan 24
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Rochdale Hornets 15 Wigan 24 (Aggregate: Rochdale Hornets 22 Wigan 51) - Thursday 19th February 1953
Venue: Athletic Grounds, Rochdale
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round Second Leg
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jack Cunliffe, 2. Dai Bevan, 3. George Roughley, 4. Ernie Ashcroft, 5. Ronnie Hurst, 6. Derek Brindle, 7. Johnny Alty

WiganlForwards:l

8. Ken Gee, 9. Ronnie Mather, 10. Denzil Jones, 11. Nat Silcock, 12. Frank Griffin, 13. Billy Blan


WiganlTries:l Derek Brindle 2, Ernie Ashcroft, Jack Cunliffe
WiganlGoals:l Ken Gee 6
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Note:l Match was Previously Postponed on Saturday 14th February (3:00pm) Due to Snow

1952-1953 Challenge Cup First Round First Leg Results

Saturday 14th February 1953
Bramley 3 Leigh 11 (Agg: 13-45)
Castleford 2 Huddersfield 6 (Agg: 16-42)
Doncaster 5 Hull Kingston Rovers 5 (Agg: 5-17)
Featherstone Rovers 5 Barrow 15 (Agg: 13-35)
Hull 14 Whitehaven 5 (Agg: 20-18)
Keighley 7 Belle Vue Rangers 0 (Agg: 9-10)
National Dock Labour Board (Hull) 3 Widnes 22 (Agg: 3-50)
Oldham 5 St Helens 5 (Agg: 9-25)
Swinton 12 Liverpool City 4 (Agg: 38-7)
Warrington 46 Orford Tannery 8 (Agg: 92-10)
Workington Town 12 Hunslet 8 (Agg: 24-22)

Tuesday 17th February 1953
Dewsbury 2 Halifax 16 (Agg: 9-30)

Wednesday 18th February 1953
Leeds 32 Wakefield Trinity 9 (Agg: 32-17)
York 3 Salford 8 (Agg: 17-32)

Thursday 19th February 1953
Rochdale Hornets 15 Wigan 24 (Agg: 22-51)

Monday 23rd February 1953
Bradford Northern 17 Batley 3 (Agg: 32-9)