After six hours of discussions at the John Smith's Stadium, both the Rugby Football League and Super League clubs looked to have agreed to postpone all levels of the game until April 3rd.
All Betfred Championship sides, barring Toulouse Olympique, entered the Coral Challenge Cup at the Fourth Round stage as the British Army and community side Underbank Rangers enter unknown territory.
With the fixtures for the upcoming Championship season having been released this afternoon, we look at the opening weekend and other big games throughout the season.
Wigan welcomed London to the DW Stadium but the Broncos did not make it easy as both sides played below expectations in a 18-8 victory for the Warriors.
The fifth round features Championship and League 1 clubs, alongside the bottom four ranked clubs from last year’s Super League.
With the opening round of the Betfred Super League wrapped up, we look at the players who stood out.
Despite all of the progression under Danny Ward and his assistant Jamie Langley, I still see the Broncos as a high-end Championship side. They just don't have as many top class players as the rest of the teams in the league but I hope they can prove me wrong.
With Christmas now out of the way and the year of 2018 now over, we look forward to the year of 2019 with such hope.