Saskatchewan Roughriders 5 @ Winnipeg Blue Bombers 43

Game Details

  • WIFU Semi-final (2 Game Total Point Series)
  • Game 1 of 2
  • 37th Game of 1953
  • Wednesday, Oct 28, 1953 9:00 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Winnipeg Stadium in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 16,827
    • Capacity: 17,995
1952 and 1953 Winnipeg and Saskatchewan Matchups
1952Week 2SSK 9 @ WPG 27
Week 2WPG 16 @ SSK 8
Week 5WPG 18 @ SSK 7
Week 5SSK 6 @ WPG 35
Week 8SSK 7 @ WPG 28
Week 8WPG 37 @ SSK 1
1953Week 2SSK 6 @ WPG 13
Week 2WPG 19 @ SSK 23
Week 5WPG 15 @ SSK 21
Week 5SSK 2 @ WPG 19
Week 7SSK 18 @ WPG 13
Week 7WPG 13 @ SSK 14
Division Semi-FinalSSK 5 @ WPG 43
Division Semi-FinalWPG 17 @ SSK 18

Blue Bombers record vs Roughriders (Playoffs)

Last decade (1943 to 1952)
  • at Winnipeg 1–0–0 (1.000)
  • at Saskatchewan 0–1–0 (0.000)
  • Winnipeg Total 1–1–0 (0.500)
All-time (through 1953)
  • at Winnipeg 6–2–0 (0.750)
  • at Saskatchewan 2–3–0 (0.400)
  • Winnipeg Total 8–5–0 (0.615)

1 – All-time game results for playoffs allow ties, as record is for games, not series.

Streaks as of Oct. 28, 1953 (Playoffs)

Blue Bombers streak at home vs Roughriders
Blue Bombers streak overall vs Roughriders

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Roughriders 0 0 5 0 5
Blue Bombers 18 6 6 13 43

Roughriders coach: Frank Filchock (L)
Blue Bombers coach: George Trafton (W)

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

October 28th Hourly Weather Summary for Winnipeg
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Richardson Int'l A 8:00 PM Clear 8.9°C NNE (180°) at 32 km/h 68% 98.18 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 9:00 PM Clear 8.3°C NNE (180°) at 32 km/h 71% 98.13 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 10:00 PM Clear 8.3°C NNE (180°) at 29 km/h 71% 98.03 kPa
Richardson Int'l A 11:00 PM Clear 7.8°C NNE (180°) at 26 km/h 73% 97.91 kPa

Conditions at Winnipeg Richardson Int'l A (4.27 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

League Records Set and Approached in SSK @ WPG
Including known plays over 55 yards

Playoffs
CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR
Rushing Yards – Game 19th 19th 162 yards Lorne Benson Oct. 27, 1953–Nov. 16, 1957

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

Notices

  • Data is missing (Game time)
  • Data is missing (Hourly weather)