7th November 1992: Wigan 52 Carcassonne 0
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Wigan 52 Carcassonne 0 - Saturday 7th November 1992
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Regal Trophy First Round
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Andre Stoop, 2. Sam Panapa, 3. Dean Bell, 4. Andrew Farrar, 5. Martin Offiah, 6. Shaun Edwards, 7. Frano Botica
WiganlForwards:l 8. Ian Lucas, 9. Martin Crompton, 10. Kelvin Skerrett, 11. Denis Betts, 12. Neil Cowie, 13. Billy McGinty
WiganlInterchanges:l

14. Joe Lydon (replaced Andre Stoop - Half Time), 15. Andy Farrell (replaced Billy McGinty - 35th Minute)


WiganlTries:l

Frano Botica 2, Sam Panapa 2, Andrew Farrar, Denis Betts, Martin Offiah, Joe Lydon, Billy McGinty

WiganlGoals:l Frano Botica 8

CarcassonnelBacks:l 1. Limongi, 2. Marquet, 3. Perry, 4. Bonnet, 5. van Brussel, 6. Bret, 7. Bourrel
CarcassonnelForwards:l 8. Jones, 9. Papagiola, 10. Villoni, 11. Divet, 12. Costes, 13. Tisseyre
CarcassonnelInterchanges:l

(Unknown)


CarcassonnelTries:l

(None)
CarcassonnelGoals:l (None)
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Summary:l

French sides Carcassonne and Catalan were invited to enter the Regal Trophy for the first time in this particular season and Carcassonne ended up drawing Wigan at Central Park. Their was great excitement about this with the BBC choosing the contest for coverage on Grandstand. Wigan though did a thoroughly professional job, doubling their 26-0 half time lead to win 52-0 in the end. The crowd though was a very low 4,036.

Half Time:l

Wigan 26 Carcassonne 0

Attendance:l

4,036

Referee:l

Russell Smith (Castleford)

Television:l

Live Coverage on BBC 1 during "Grandstand"


1992-1993 Regal Trophy Preliminary Round Results

Tuesday 13th October 1992
Warrington 32 Blackpool Gladiators 8

Tuesday 27th October 1992
Chorley Borough 10 Sheffield Eagles 38
St Helens 44 Huddersfield 18
Wakefield Trinity 90 Highfield 12

Wednesday 28th October 1992
Swinton 12 Hull Kingston Rovers 32

1992-1993 Regal Trophy First Round Results

Saturday 7th November 1992
Wigan 52 Carcassonne 0 (BBC Grandstand)

Sunday 8th November 1992
Batley 6 Hunslet 13
Bradford Northern 70 Barrow 10
Bramley 12 Carlisle 16
Doncaster 4 Workington Town 30
Halifax 76 Nottingham City 6
Hull 22 Dewsbury 16
Hull Kingston Rovers 48 Whitehaven 4
Leigh 32 Keighley Cougars 24
London Crusaders 30 Wakefield Trinity 0
Oldham 22 Castleford 40
Rochdale Hornets 32 Catalan XIII 16
St Helens 15 Leeds 14
Salford 14 Featherstone Rovers 18
Warrington 31 Sheffield Eagles 16
Widnes 46 Ryedale York 4