23rd September 1953: Wigan 10 Workington 7
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Wigan 10 Workington Town 7 - Wednesday 23rd September 1953
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Lancashire Cup Second Round
Kick Off: 5:50pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Don Platt, 2. Brian Nordgren, 3. Dai Bevan, 4. Jack Cunliffe, 5. Ronnie Hurst, 6. Jack Fleming, 7. Johnny Alty

WiganlForwards:l

8. Ken Gee, 9. Ronnie Mather, 10. Frank Collier, 11. Frank Griffin, 12. Nat Silcock, 13. Harry Street


WiganlTries:l Johnny Alty, Ronnie Hurst
WiganlGoals:l Frank Collier 1, Ken Gee 1

WorkingtonlTries:l Gibson
WorkingtonlGoals:l Risman 2
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Summary:l

This was a tough looking Lancashire Cup Draw for Wigan who were meeting a Workington side that hadn't lost in the season so far. They had built up a 10-2 lead though before a late consolation try for Workington from Gibson.

1953-1954 Lancashire Cup Second Round Results

Wednesday 23rd September 1953
St Helens 38 Swinton 9
Wigan 10 Workington Town 7

Thursday 24th September 1953
Warrington 12 Oldham 11

Second Round Bye: Leigh