50 years ago today, Saturday 9th May 1970. Castleford beat Wigan 7-2 in the Challenge Cup  Final at Wembley Stadium. Cas won the cup for the second consecutive year, another historic day in the clubs history.

Cas beat Wigan 7-2 in the Challenge Cup Final.

Saturday 9th May 1970.

The Teams,

Castleford, Edwards, Briggs, Thomas, Stenton, Lowndes, Hardisty, (Hargrave) Hepworth, Hartley, Dickinson, Redfearn, Kirkbride, Lockwood, Reilly.

Try Lowndes. Goals Redfearn 2.

Wigan, Tyrer (Hill), Jones, Francis, Rowe, O'Loughlin, Hill, Parr, Ashcroft. Burdell, Hogan, Ashurst, Robinson, Laughton.

Goal Tyrer.

Referee GF Lindop, Att - 95255, HT 5-2.

Castleford v Wigan 1970 Challenge Cup Final on YouTube.

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