29th February 1908: Wigan 20 Rochdale 3
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Wigan 20 Rochdale Hornets 3 - Saturday 29th February 1908
Venue: Central Park, Wigan
Competition: Challenge Cup First Round

WiganlBacks:l

1. Harry Price, 2. Jim Leytham, 3. Bert Jenkins, 4. Jim Sharrock, 5. Walter Creevey, 6. Johnny Thomas, 7. Frank Battersby

WiganlForwards:l 8. Tom Whittaker, 9. Dick Silcock, 10. Dick Ramsdale, 11. Bob Brooks, 12. Walter Cheetham, 13. Jimmy Blears

WiganlTries:l

Walter Creevey, Jim Leytham, Johnny Thomas, Tom Whittaker

WiganlGoals:l

Walter Creevey 4

Summary:l

Wigan shrugged off two consecutive league defeats to progress past Rochdale in the Challenge Cup

1907-1908 Challenge Cup First Round Results

Saturday 29th February 1908
Barrow 28 Millom 5
Barrow St George 5 Batley 32
Beverley 3 Merthyr Tydfil 15
Castleford Half Acres 2 York 7
Dewsbury 2 Oldham 13
Huddersfield 3 Broughton Rangers 8
Hull 9 Swinton 5
Leeds 5 Hunslet 14
Leigh 18 Bradford Northern 3
Runcorn 12 Keighley 5
Salford 15 Widnes 2
Wakefield Trinity 19 Hull Kingston Rovers 3
Warrington 11 Halifax 7
Whitehaven 13 St Helens 8
Wigan 20 Rochdale Hornets 3
Wigan Highfield 3 Bramley 3

Wednesday 4th March 1908
Replay: Bramley 8 Wigan Highfield 6