11th February 1933: Askern Welfare 0 Wigan 46
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Askern Welfare 0 Wigan 46 - Saturday 11th February 1933
Venue: Welfare Ground, Askern, Doncaster
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round
Kick Off: 3:00pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Dicky Twose, 3. Gwynne Davies, 4. Joe Wilson, 5. Jack Morley, 6. Hector Gee, 7. Billy Howarth
WiganlForwards:l 8. Len Mason, 9. Joe Welsby, 10. Bill Morgan, 11. Hal Jones, 12. George Dixon, 13. Ossie Griffiths

WiganlTries:l

Jack Morley 3, Dicky Twose 3, Hal Jones, Joe Welsby
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 11

Summary:l

Amateur club Askern's task was hard enough against the mighty Wigan, without Thompson, one of their players, suffering a fractured leg during the game which reduced them to twelve men. Wigan won the tie easily.

1932-1933 Challenge Cup First Round Results

Saturday 11th February 1933
Askern Welfare (Doncaster) 0 Wigan 46
Barrow 19 Bramley 0
Barrow Marsh Hornets 6 York 35 (switched to Clarence Street, York)
Batley 9 Featherstone Rovers 6
Bradford Northern 3 St Helens 24
Broughton Rangers 5 Wakefield Trinity 6
Halifax 42 Unos Dabs (St Helens) 5
Higginshaw (Oldham) 9 Hull 37 (switched to The Boulevard, Hull)
Huddersfield 19 Dewsbury 7
Hull Kingston Rovers 4 Keighley 4
Leeds 36 Wigan Highfield 0
Oldham 13 Rochdale Hornets 8
Salford 11 Castleford 0
St Helens Recreation 5 Hunslet 19
Swinton 5 Widnes 2
Warrington 34 Leigh 3

Tuesday 14th February 1933
Replay: Keighley 23 Hull Kingston Rovers 7