On this day in Town history: John Wark scores hat-trick in Town’s win over Blackburn

On this day in 1993, the Blues beat Cambridge 2-0 in League Cup Second Round

On this day in 1993, the Blues beat Cambridge 2-0 in League Cup Second Round - Credit: Archant

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

John Wark scored a hat-trick as Town beat Blackburn 4-3 at Portman Road in 1983

John Wark scored a hat-trick as Town beat Blackburn 4-3 at Portman Road in 1983 - Credit: Archant

We start today’s on this day from 1983 when John Wark scored a hat-trick as the Blues beat Blackburn 4-3 at Portman Road in the first leg of the League Cup second round.

Chris Kiwomya was among the goal scorers as the Blues won 2-0 at Cambridge United

Chris Kiwomya was among the goal scorers as the Blues won 2-0 at Cambridge United - Credit: Archant

It was 25 years ago today that Town beat Cambridge United 2-0 at the Abbey Stadium to progress to the third round of the League Cup, thanks to goals from Ian Marshall and Chris Kiwomya.

In 1991, Town beat Oxford United 2-1 at Portman Road

In 1991, Town beat Oxford United 2-1 at Portman Road - Credit: Archant

In 1991, Simon Milton and Steve Whitton scored as the Blues beat Oxford United 2-1 at Portman Road to make sevens wins out of their first 11 league games at the start of the 1991-92 season, with a young Jim Magilton scoring for the vistiors.

From an injury time corner the ball evades everyone and falls to Michail Antonio at the far to give

From an injury time corner the ball evades everyone and falls to Michail Antonio at the far to give Nottingham Forest a late share of the points

And finally on this day in 2014, Daryl Murphy scored twice as the Blues drew 2-2 with Nottingham Forest at the City Ground, with the home side scoring a 94th minute equaliser.

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