19th February 1938: Leeds 27 Wigan 4
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Leeds 27 Wigan 4 - Saturday 19th February 1938
Venue: Headingley, Leeds
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round
Kick Off: 3:30pm

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jim Sullivan, 2. Eddie Holder, 3. Denis Williamson, 4. Ted Ward, 5. Jack Morley, 6. Jack Garvey, 7. Hector Gee

WiganlForwards:l 8. George Banks, 9. Joe Golby, 10. Harry Woods, 11. Trevor Thomas, 12. George Kershaw, 13. Ike Jones

WiganlTries:l

(None)
WiganlGoals:l Jim Sullivan 2

LeedslBacks:l

1. Brough, 2. E.Harris, 3. Williams, 4. Brogden, 5. Eaton, 6. Hey, 7. Jenkins

LeedslForwards:l 8. Prosser, 9. Murphy, 10. Dyer, 11. Jubb, 12. Tattersfield, 13. Watson

LeedslTries:l

Eaton 2, Hey 2, E.Harris 2, Jenkins
LeedslGoals:l Williams 3

Summary:l

Wigan had been lucky to keep the score down to 6-4 during the first half but Leeds were far superior and won this tie comfortably. Ted Ward left the field during the second half with concussion but the result was already beyond doubt. 32,300 attended.

1937-1938 Challenge Cup First Round Results

Wednesday 16th February 1938
Bramley 23 Leigh 5

Saturday 19th February 1938

Barrow 83 Maryport (Cumberland) 3
Bradford Northern 7 Featherstone Rovers 2
Castleford 18 Newcastle 9
Glasshoughton (Castleford) 2 Rochdale Hornets 50 (switched to Rochdale)
Halifax 4 Warrington 4
Huddersfield 2 Broughton Rangers 0
Hull Kingston Rovers 0 Keighley 2
Leeds 27 Wigan 4
Liverpool Stanley 6 Hunslet 5
Oldham 7 Batley 8
Salford 38 Hull 2
St Helens 39 Pendlebury Juniors (Salford) 0
St Helens Recreation 11 Dewsbury 10
Wakefield 7 Widnes 3
York 2 Swinton 12

Wednesday 23rd February 1939
Replay: Warrington 9 Halifax 16

1937-1938 Challenge Cup Second Round Results

Saturday 12th March 1938
Barrow 26 Bramley 4
Batley 8 Keighley 6
Castleford 18 St Helens 2
Halifax 5 Bradford Northern 5
Leeds 11 Huddersfield 7
Liverpool Stanley 3 Salford 11
St Helens Recreation 18 Salford 10
Swinton 10 Wakefield Trinity 5

Wednesday 16th March 1938
Replay: Bradford Northern 2 Halifax 10

1937-1938 Challenge Cup Quarter Final Results

Saturday 26th March 1938
Barrow 7 Leeds 5
Batley 3 Swinton 9
Castleford 7 Halifax 7
Salford 9 St Helens Recreation 0

Wednesday 30th March 1938
Replay: Halifax 11 Castleford 7

1937-1938 Challenge Cup Semi Final Results

Saturday 9th April 1938
Barrow 4 Halifax 2 (at Fartown, Huddersfield)
Salford 6 Swinton 0 (at Belle Vue Greyhound Stadium)

1937-1938 Challenge Cup Final Result

Saturday 7th May 1938
Salford 7 Barrow 4 (at Wembley Stadium, London)