24th February 1968: Leigh 2 Wigan 20
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Leigh 2 Wigan 20 - Saturday 24th February 1968
Venue: Hilton Park, Leigh
Competition: Challenge Cup Second Round
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Colin Tyrer, 2. Billy Boston, 3. Eric Ashton, 4. Peter Rowe, 5. Bill Francis, 6. Cliff Hill, 7. Frank Parr

WiganlForwards:l 8. John Stephens, 9. Colin Clarke, 10. Ronnie Webb, 11. Terry Fogerty, 12. Geoff Lyon, 13. Doug Laughton
WiganlSubs Used:l 15. Danny Gardiner (replaced Ronnie Webb)

WiganlTries:l Bill Francis, Danny Gardiner, Geoff Lyon, Peter Rowe
WiganlGoals:l

Colin Tyrer 4


LeighlBacks:l

1. Grainey, 2. Tickle, 3. Lewis, 4. Collins, 5. Walsh, 6. Warburton, 7. Entwistle

LeighlForwards:l 8. Whitworth, 9. Ashcroft, 10. Major, 11. Welding, 12. M.Murphy, 13. Gilfedder
LeighlSubs Used:l (None)

LeighlTries:l (None)
LeighllGoals:l

Gilfedder 1

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Half Time:l Leigh 2 Wigan 7
Referee:l

Fred Lindop (Wakefield)

1967-1968 Challenge Cup Second Round Results

Saturday 24th February 1968
Bradford Northern 7 Oldham 7
Featherstone Rovers 12 York 0
Halifax 5 Huddersfield 23
Leeds 29 Bramley 0
Leigh 2 Wigan 20
Salford 4 Wakefield Trinity 8 (Second Half Live on BBC 1)
Widnes 5 Keighley 15
Workington Town 2 Castleford 7

Thursday 29th February 1968
Replay: Oldham 12 Bradford 2