9th February 1935: Leigh 0 Wigan 44
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Leigh 0 Wigan 44 - Saturday 9th February 1935
Venue: Mather Lane, Leigh
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l 1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Jack Morley, 3. Gordon Innes, 4. Gwynne Davies, 5. Alf Ellaby, 6. George Bennett, 7. Hector Gee
WiganlForwards:l 8. Bill Targett, 9. Joe Golby, 10. Harold Edwards, 11. Len Mason, 12. Albert Davis, 13. Charlie Seeling (Jnr)

WiganlTries:l

Alf Ellaby 3, George Bennett 2, Jack Morley 2, Gwynne Davies, Hector Gee, Bill Targett
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 7

LeighlBacks:l 1. Hayes, 2. Stringman, 3. Johnson, 4. Critchley, 5. Spensley, 6. H.Davies, 7. Walsh
LeighlForwards:l 8. Worrall, 9. Moran, 10. Edwards, 11. Prescott, 12. Collier, 13. Bond

LeighlTries:l

(None)
LeighlGoals:l (None)

Summary:l

Wigan had no trouble seeing off Leigh in this first half cup tie. They were 21-0 up by Half Time before more than doubling that in the second half.

1934-1935 Challenge Cup First Round Results

Saturday 9th February 1935
Astley & Tyldesley Colliery (Leigh) 4 Castleford 33 (switched to Wheldon Road, Castleford)
Barrow 28 Sharlston Rovers (Wakefield) 3
Barrow Marsh Hornets 18 Rochdale Hornets 28 (switched to Athletic Grounds, Rochdale)
Featherstone Rovers 2 Broughton Rangers 8
Hunslet 11 Hull Kingston Rovers 0
Keighley 24 Bramley 4
Leeds 3 Huddersfield 4
Leigh 0 Wigan 44
Manchester Ship Canal (Runcorn) 9 Dewsbury 28
Oldham 3 St Helens 0
Salford 16 Halifax 11
Swinton 2 Liverpool Stanley 10
Wakefield Trinity 23 St Helens Recreation 8
Warrington 11 Hull 11
Widnes 34 Batley 0
York 12 Bradford Northern 12

Wednesday 13th February 1935
Replay: Bradford Northern 0 York 2

Thursday 14th February 1935
Replay: Hull 16 Warrington 2