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1948 Challenge Cup Final

1948 Challenge Cup Final
A world record crowd of 91,465 saw Bradford Northern lose to Wigan by 8 points to 3 in this 1948 Final at Wembley. Here King George VI is seen being intoduced to the Bradford Northern side.

Date: 01/05/1948
Players: Eric Batten, Des Case, Alan Edwards, Willie Davies, Donald Ward, Frank Whitcombe, Vic Darlison
Clubs: Bradford Northern, Wigan
Ground: Wembley
Competition: Challenge Cup Final
Copyright: Robert Gate

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