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On this day in Town history: Kiwomya scores hat-trick in Cup win against Wigan

PUBLISHED: 09:00 06 October 2018

Chris Kiwomya scored a hat-trick on this day in 1992

Chris Kiwomya scored a hat-trick on this day in 1992

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In our daily feature, we take a look at what happened on this day in Ipswich Town’s history...

Alan Lee was among the scorers as the Blues beat Preston 2-1 in 2007Alan Lee was among the scorers as the Blues beat Preston 2-1 in 2007

We begin today in 2002 when Darren Ambrose scored a 90th minute winner against Wimbledon at Selhurst Park as the Blues claimed their first win of the season.

Savouring the moment: Darren Ambrose celebrates giving Ipswich the win at WimbledonSavouring the moment: Darren Ambrose celebrates giving Ipswich the win at Wimbledon

In 2007, the Blues beat Preston 2-1 at Portman Road, thanks to goals from Alan Lee and Tommy Miller, giving Town their their fourth successive home win at the start of the 2007-08 season.

It was on this day in 1992, Town beat Wigan 4-0 at Portman RoadIt was on this day in 1992, Town beat Wigan 4-0 at Portman Road

And it was on this day in 1992 that Chris Kiwomya scored a hat-trick as the Blues beat Wigan 4-0 at Portman Road to progress to the third round of the League cup, while in 1973 they were held to a 0-0 draw with Spurs at Portman Road.

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