Matt Diskin's Batley Bulldogs faced the Toronto Wolfpack at Hull KR's KCOM Craven Park and the Canadian side were not in the mood for losing after last weeks battering against Toulouse Olympique.
With dual-code international Sonny Bill Williams rumoured to be joining the Toronto Wolfpack and Luther Burrell signing for the Warrington Wolves, we have a created a team of current Rugby Union players who would fit perfectly into a RL team.
Newly-promoted York welcomed the Toronto Wolfpack to Bootham Crescent on Super Sunday as the Betfred Championship kicked off in style.
If promotion is not achieved this season then many players may find themselves moving back to Super League clubs.
“So we are delighted that Sky Sports are committed to showing this year’s £1M Game, to determine who earns promotion to the Betfred Super League in 2020.”
With the fixtures for the upcoming Championship season having been released this evening, we look at the opening weekend and other big games throughout the season.
Toronto Wolfpack travelled to Headlingley to face the Leeds Rhinos as they looked to secure promotion to Super League at the first time of asking.