St Helens saw their unbeaten record in Super League this year come to an end as they came up short against Catalans Dragons.
Warrington Wolves and Castleford Tigers each enjoyed spectacular wins on Friday, despite contrasting starts to their Super League matches.
Konrad Hurrell scored four tries in a superb individual display on Thursday, yet he and Leeds Rhinos were beaten comfortably at Hull KR.
Gabe Hamlin has returned to Australia after the Rugby Football League informed Wigan he was charged with an anti-doping violation.
Wing Joe Burgess was the star as Super League champions Wigan Warriors showed they appear to have turned the corner.
Hull FC were subjected to a heavy home defeat by Warrington Wolves in Super League on Friday.
Leeds Rhinos threw away a 16-point advantage before sealing a 21-20 golden-point win over Castleford Tigers at Headingley.
Having returned to rugby league a year ago, Josh Charnley is back in the England set-up.
George Williams scored a hat-trick as Wigan Warriors' poor start to the 2019 campaign received a much-needed boost on Sunday.
London-based Shaun Edwards admits a role with England would have its perks after it emerged he has not officially taken the Wigan job.