25th March 1899: Leeds 3 Wigan 0
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Leeds 3 Wigan 0 - Saturday 25th March 1899
Venue: Headingley, Leeds
Competition: Challenge Cup Second Round

WiganlBacks:l

1. William Lewis, 2. E.Webster, 3. Frank Dixon, 4. J.Robinson, 5. John Timoney, 6. Arthur Ringwald, 7. Billy Halliwell

WiganlForwards:l

8. Bill Yates, 9. Jack Blackburn, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Elijah Prescott, 12. Edward Peet, 13. Jack Hilton, 14. P.Turner, 15. George Rigby


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

(None)

Summary:l

A tie played in "miserable weather" but it was Leeds who won with a solitary first half try proving enough for victory with Wigan struggling for points yet again.

1898-1899 Challenge Cup Second Round Results

Saturday 25th March 1899
Batley 29 York 5
Bradford 14 Rochdale Hornets 5
Broughton Rangers 10 Hull Kingston Rovers 5
Castleford 10 Brighouse Rangers 0
Elland 10 Bowling 3
Huddersfield 17 Heckmondwike 0
Hull 21 Millom 0
Leeds 3 Wigan 0
Leigh 4 Runcorn 2
Normanton 7 Holbeck 2
Oldham 14 Warrington 0
Outwood Church 0 Leeds Parish Church 6
Salford 31 Werneth 0
St Helens 0 Morecambe 0 (After Extra Time)
Swinton 0 Hunslet 2
Widnes 22 Dewsbury 3

Wednesday 29th March 1899
Replay: Morecambe 5 St Helens 5 (After Extra Time)

Friday 31st March 1899
Second Replay: St Helens 17 Morecambe 5

1898-1899 Challenge Cup Third Round Results

Saturday 1st April 1899
Bradford 3 Oldham 23
Broughton Rangers 6 Leeds Parish Church 7
Elland 0 Hull 86 (switched to Hull)
Huddersfield 23 Normanton 2
Hunslet 15 Castleford 0
Leigh 16 Batley 6
Salford 16 St Helens 0
Widnes 11 Leeds 8

1898-1899 Challenge Cup Quarter Final Results

Saturday 8th April 1899
Hunslet 9 Hull 0
Leigh 10 Leeds Parish Church 5
Oldham 29 Widnes 0
Salford 8 Huddersfield 0

1898-1899 Challenge Cup Semi Final Results

Saturday 15th April 1899
Oldham 16 Leigh 2 (at Wheater's Field, Broughton)
Salford 8 Hunslet 15 (at Park Avenue, Bradford)

1898-1899 Challenge Cup Final Result

Saturday 29th April 1899
Oldham 19 Hunslet 9 (at Fallowfield, Manchester)