26th September 1991: Wigan 42 Leigh 12
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Thursday 26th September 1991

Wigan 42 Leigh 12
Central Park, Wigan
Greenalls Lancashire Cup Round 2
Kick Off: 7:30pm

Wigan Team

Steve Hampson


David Myers

3.  Sam Panapa    
4.  Joe Lydon    
5.  Frano Botica  T   G7 

Shaun Edwards

7.  Andy Gregory    
8.  Kelvin Skerrett    
9.  Martin Dermott    
10.  Andy Platt  T   
11.  Denis Betts  T   
12.  Billy McGinty    
13.  Phil Clarke    
Sub.  Ian Gildart  T   
Sub.  Neil Cowie    


Tries: Neil McCullough, Barrie Ledger
Goals: Paul Topping 2


This was Wigan's last game before the World Club Challenge against Penrith and they had few dramas in seeing off Leigh in the Lancashire Cup at Central Park. Tries from David Myers, Ian Gildart, Frano Botica and Shaun Edwards had Wigan already up 26-2 by half time and it was put fully to bed a minute after the restart when Denis Betts scored. Further tries came from Edwards again and Andy Platt with Leigh's two tries being late consolations.

Half Time: 

Wigan 26 Leigh 2




Alan Burke (Oldham)


1991-1992 Greenalls Lancashire Cup Second Round

Thursday 26th September 1991
Rochdale Hornets 25 Salford 18
St Helens 39 Oldham 26
Wigan 42 Leigh 12
Workington 2 Carlisle 11