Wigan Warriors have pulled off a major coup by signing George Burgess to a three-year contract from the 2020 season.
After falling out of favour at Parramatta Eels, the versatile Bevan French has joined Wigan Warriors with immediate effect.
Penrith Panthers confirmed James Maloney's looming exit on Wednesday, with the veteran playmaker to join Catalans Dragons.
St Helens have only lost three games all year in Super League, but two of those defeats have come at London Broncos.
In a game with ramifications for both teams in Super League, Huddersfield Giants held on to secure an 18-12 triumph over Hull KR.
Wigan Warriors crushed Wakefield Trinity in a one-sided encounter at the DW Stadium, Liam Farrell leading the way with three tries.
Having seen health problems halt a boxing career, Manu Vatuvei has now also called time on his rugby league playing days.
Super League table-toppers St Helens moved 10 points clear after a 32-10 win over Wigan Warriors, while Salford surprised Warrington.
Hull FC surged 34-0 ahead before holding on for a 35-22 victory over Super League's basement dwellers on Thursday.
On a busy day for the Wigan Warriors, it was announced George Williams is leaving to join the Canberra Raiders.