The First round of the Rugby League Challenge Cup in 1965 was played on the 6th February.

Hunslet were drawn at home to Oldham.

The half time score was Hunslet 7 – Oldham 4.

The Final score Hunslet 12 – Oldham 4.

Hunslet scorers try’s Eyre, Lee, – goals Langton 3.

Hunslet’s team: Langton, Griffiths, Shelton, Render, Lee; Preece, [Abbey], Marchant; Eyre, Prior, Baldwinson, Ramsey, Gunney, Ward. substitute in brackets

Wigan were drawn at home to Barrow in the first round and beat them 16 -0

Second Round to be played on the 27th of February. I wonder who we will be drawn against?.

If any one as any paper cuttings action photos or stories regarding Hunslets 1965 journey to Wembley it would be appreciated if you could loan them to me so they can put on our blog.

Jarvo