18th March 1911: Leeds 4 Wigan 13
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Leeds 4 Wigan 13 - Saturday 18th March 1911
Venue: Headingley, Leeds
Competition: Challenge Cup Quarter Final

WiganlBacks:l

1. Jim Sharrock, 2. Joe Miller, 3. Lance Todd, 4. Bert Jenkins, 5. Jim Leytham, 6. Johnny Thomas, 7. Fred Gleave

WiganlForwards:l 8. Dick Ramsdale, 9. Howell De Francis, 10. Percy Williams, 11. Tom Whittaker, 12. Walter Cheetham, 13. Charlie Seeling (Snr)

WiganlTries:l

Lance Todd, Johnny Thomas, Percy Williams

WiganlGoals:l

Jim Leytham 2

Summary:l

A cup tie of two halves at Headingley with the wind being a strong advantage. Leeds had that advantage in the first half but only held a 4-0 lead at half time with two penalty goals. After the break Wigan used it far better, scoring three tries and Leeds in the end were "lucky not to be beaten by a much larger score".

1910-1911 Challenge Cup Quarter Final Results

Saturday 18th March 1911
Broughton Rangers 10 Bradford 0
Leeds 4 Wigan 13
Oldham 8 Rochdale Hornets 8
Salford 3 Batley 18

Tuesday 21st March 1911
Replay: Rochdale Hornets 4 Oldham 3