50 years ago on Saturday 7th February, 1970, Castleford RLFC the cup holders started a Challenge Cup run that would lead to glory.
Cas beat Hull FC 15-0 in Challenge Cup Round 1
Castleford, Edwards, Briggs, Hargrave, Thomas, Lowndes, Hardisty, Hepworth, Hartley, Dickinson, Redfearn, Kirkbride, Lockwood, Reilly.
Tries - Briggs 2, Hargrave. Goals Redfearn 3.
Hull FC, Keegan, Sullivan, Gemmell, Maloney, Firth, Davidson, Foulkes, Harrison, McGlone (Foster) J. Macklin, Kirchin, Trotter, Ibbetson.
Referee D.S Brown, Att - 9274, HT 10-0.