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.
The lowest ranked Super League sides entered the Coral Challenge Cup at the Fifth Round stage with League One and Championship sides looking for a good home tie.
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.
The second round draw for the 1895 Cup took place this afternoon, and a few tasty ties were drawn out of the bag.
The fifth round features Championship and League 1 clubs, alongside the bottom four ranked clubs from last year’s Super League.
The draws for the fourth round of the 2019 Coral Challenge Cup and the first round of the 1895 Cup have been made with a number of standout matches featuring.
Newly-promoted York welcomed the Toronto Wolfpack to Bootham Crescent on Super Sunday as the Betfred Championship kicked off in style.