Cas crush woeful Wigan

Castleford crushed Wigan by a record 50-point margin to leapfrog Hull FC at the top of the Super League table on Saturday.

The Tigers’ 54-4 success included nine tries, with Greg Minikin (above) bagging two for Daryl Powell’s team.

Castleford went into the game on the back of two defeats, but first half tries by Adam Milner, Michael Shenton, Matt Cook and Mike McMeeken set them on their way.

Sam Powell’s scored Wigan’s solitary reply.

Cas continued to dominate in the second half, with Minikin (2), Luke Gale, Grant Millington and Jake Webster crossing the line to secure a comfortable victory.

Castleford: Chase, Cook, Eden, Gale, Hardaker, Holmes, Massey, McMeeken, McShane, Millington, Milner, Minikin, Monaghan, Moors, Roberts, Sene-Lefao, Shenton, Springer, Webster.

Wigan: Burgess, Davies, Escare, Farrell, Flower, Ganson, Gelling, Gregson, Isa, Marshall, McIlorum, Navarrete, Nuuausala, O’Loughlin, Powell, Sutton, Tautai, J Tomkins, Williams.

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  1. Wigan warriors fans don’t need to worry about the cas result I can remember 15 plus years ago going to cas with what was then a Wigan team that very rarely lost a game so don’t panic look what happened last year when we went to cas and got stuffed we came back in the 8s and won G/F ?

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