8th February 1930: Wigan 19 Broughton 7
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Wigan 19 Broughton Rangers 7 - Saturday 8th February 1930
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Johnny Ring, 3. Tommy Parker, 4. Lou Brown, 5. Alby Falwasser, 6. Frank Jones 7. Syd Abram
WiganlForwards:l 8. Tom Beetham, 9. Jack Bennett, 10. Frank Stephens, 11. Len Mason, 12. George Dixon, 13. John Sherrington

WiganlTries:l Syd Abram, Lou Brown, Tommy Parker
WiganlGoals:l

Jim Sullivan 5


Summary:l

Wigan's defence of the Challenge Cup began with this victory over Broughton at Central Park.

1929-1930 Challenge Cup First Round Results

Saturday 8th February 1930
Barrow 15 York 4
Batley 5 Hull Kingston Rovers 3
Castleford 11 Bramley 4
Cottingham (Hull) 5 Leigh 48 (switched to Mather Lane, Leigh)
Dewsbury 23 Rochdale Hornets 10
Featherstone Juniors 9 Halifax 74 (switched to Thrum Hall, Halifax)
Huddersfield 2 Warrington 5
Hull 44 Bickershaw Hornets (Leigh) 10
Hunslet 8 Oldham 5
Keighley 6 Great Clifton (Cumberland) 5
Leeds 27 Featherstone Rovers 5
Salford 0 Wigan Highfield 5
St Helens 9 St Helens Recreation 7
Swinton 5 Wakefield Trinity 5
Widnes 70 Bradford Northern 0
Wigan 19 Broughton Rangers 7

Wednesday 12th February 1930
Replay: Wakefield Trinity 3 Swinton 7