26th September 1991: Wigan 42 Leigh 12
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Wigan 42 Leigh 12 - Thursday 26th September 1991
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Greenalls Lancashire Cup Second Round
Kick Off: 7:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Steve Hampson, 2. David Myers, 3. Sam Panapa, 4. Joe Lydon, 5. Frano Botica, 6. Shaun Edwards, 7. Andy Gregory
WiganlForwards:l 8. Kelvin Skerrett, 9. Martin Dermott, 10. Andy Platt, 11. Denis Betts, 12. Billy McGinty, 13. Phil Clarke

14. Ian Gildart (replaced Joe Lydon - 23rd Minute), 15. Neil Cowie (replaced Andy Platt - 33rd Minute)
10. Andy Platt (returned to replace Kelvin Skerrett - Half Time)


Shaun Edwards 2, David Myers, Ian Gildart, Frano Botica, Denis Betts, Andy Platt

WiganlGoals:l Frano Botica 7


Neil McCullough, Barrie Ledger

LeighlGoals:l 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:l

Wigan 26 Leigh 2




Alan Burke (Oldham)

1991-1992 Greenalls Lancashire Cup Second Round Results

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