|WiganlBacks:l||1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Benny Davidson, 3. Tommy Parker, 4. Roy Kinnear, 5. Lou Brown, 6. Arthur Binks, 7. Syd Abram|
|WiganlForwards:l||8. Wilf Hodder, 9. Jack Bennett, 10. Tom Beetham, 11. Len Mason, 12. Frank Stephens, 13. John Sherrington|
|WiganlTries:l||Benny Davidson 2, Lou Brown, Tommy Parker|
Jim Sullivan 2
Wigan were subjected to "keen spotting" by Hunslet, but this did not stop Wigan progressing without conceding any points for the second round in a row. The win meant Wigan had progressed to the Quarter Final stage for the first time since winning the trophy in 1924.
1928-1929 Challenge Cup Second Round Results
Saturday 23rd February 1929
Castleford 8 Huddersfield 0
Dewsbury 14 Swinton 7
Halifax 16 Barrow 0
St Helens 26 Keighley 0
St Helens Recreation 13 Featherstone Rovers 0
Warrington 7 Oldham 0
Wigan 16 Hunslet 0
Wigan Highfield 17 Hull 5*
*Wigan Highfield had moved their tie with Hull to Wednesday 27th February to avoid clashing with Wigan's home tie, but it was frozen off.