26th February 1898: Castleford 18 Wigan 2
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Castleford 18 Wigan 2 - Saturday 26th February 1898
Venue: Unknown
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round

WiganlBacks:l

1. Joe Winstanley, 2. John Timoney, 3. Billy Rhoden, 4. Percy Jago, 5. William Gainey, 6. Frank Dixon, 7. Billy Halliwell

WiganlForwards:l

8. Jack Brown, 9. Jack Blackburn, 10. P.Turner, 11. Bill Yates, 12. R.Robinson, 13. Edward Peet, 14. George Rigby, 15. W.McCarthy


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

John Timoney 1

Summary:l

Wigan went out of the Challenge Cup straight away with a poor showing away at Castleford.

1897-1898 Challenge Cup First Round Results

Saturday 26th February 1898
Altrincham beat Salford St Bartholomew
Barrow 13 Dalton 3
Barton v Rochdale Rangers
Batley 12 St Helens Recreation 7
Birkenhead Wanderers 17 Runcorn Recreation 0
Bradford 7 Swinton 2
Castleford 18 Wigan 2
Eastmoor 22 Smallbridge 0
Fleetwood 6 Warrington St Mary's 3
Halifax 17 St Helens 0
Hunslet 8 Lancaster 3
Hull 8 Morecambe 0
Hull Kingston Rovers 45 Hull Marlborough 0
Leeds Parish Church 10 Bramley 7
Leigh 7 Heckmondwike 0
Lostock Gralam beat Stockport Rangers
Manningham 5 Huddersfield 11
Mossley 0 Lees 9
Oldham 8 Leeds 3
Radcliffe beat Waterhead
Rochdale Hornets 10 Holbeck 6
Salford 9 Millom 2
Stockport 6 Brighouse Rangers 5
Tyldesley 2 Broughton Rangers 3
Ulveston 2 Runcorn 19
Walkden 22 Swinton Church 0
Wakefield Trinity 5 Warrington 3
Werneth 14 Oldham Juniors 0
Widnes 26 Liversidge 0
Whitworth 2 Rochdale Athletic 2

Tuesday 1st March 1898
Replay: Rochdale Athletic 0 Whitworth 4

First Round Byes: Abbey Hills, Morley

1897-1898 Challenge Cup Second Round Results

Saturday 5th March 1898
Abbey Hills 0 Leigh 59 (switched to Leigh)
Altrincham 11 Eastmoor 2
Barton 15 Werneth 4
Batley 8 Walkden 0
Birkenhead Wanderers 0 Bradford 5
Brighouse Rangers 3 Runcorn 3
Broughton Rangers 3 Wakefield Trinity 0
Castleford 14 Whitworth 7
Halifax 8 Oldham 3
Huddersfield 14 Barrow 6
Hull 18 Radcliffe 0
Hull Kingston Rovers 11 Morley 0
Lostock Gralam 0 Fleetwood 10
Rochdale Hornets 3 Bramley 2
Salford 65 Lees 2
Widnes 8 Hunslet 7

Wednesday 9th March 1898
Replay: Runcorn 11 Brighouse Rangers 0

1897-1898 Challenge Cup Third Round Results

Saturday 19th March 1898
Altrincham 0 Salford 16
Barton 3 Bramley 6
Castleford 2 Batley 10
Huddersfield 0 Broughton Rangers 6
Hull 2 Bradford 9
Hull Kingston Rovers 31 Fleetwood 0
Leigh 3 Widnes 3
Oldham 11 Runcorn 0

Wednesday 23rd March 1898
Replay: Widnes 22 Leigh 3

1897-1898 Challenge Cup Quarter Final Results

Saturday 26th March 1898
Batley 3 Oldham 0
Bradford 7 Broughton Rangers 3
Hull Kingston Rovers 0 Widnes 0
Salford 12 Bramley 2

Wednesday 30th March 1898
Replay: Widnes 6 Hull Kingston Rovers 5

1897-1898 Challenge Cup Semi Final Results

Easter Saturday 9th April 1898
Bradford 13 Widnes 0 (at Thrum Hall, Halifax)
Salford 0 Batley 5 (at Watersheddings, Oldham)

1897-1898 Challenge Cup Final Result

Saturday 23rd April 1898
Batley 7 Bradford 0 (at Headingley, Leeds)