St Helens showed just why they are defending Super League champions with an outstanding win at Leeds Rhinos, led by Regan Grace.
Castleford Tigers forged a 14-point lead but an Israel Folau-inspired Catalans Dragons ran out 40-14 winners.
Steve Price has firmly denied talk of marquee signing Gareth Widdop leaving Warrington Wolves to return to the NRL.
Huddersfield Giants led Leeds Rhinos 26-6 but lost an astonishing contest in extra time without adding another point.
Israel Folau, who was sacked by RA for homophobic social posts, refused to take a knee in solidarity with Black Lives Matter on Sunday.
With the Challenge Cup redrawn due to the COVID-19 pandemic, holders Warrington Wolves will face St Helens in a repeat of the 2019 final.
Sonny Bill Williams appears set to return to the Sydney Roosters this season.
Sonny Bill Williams could be on the move again and New Zealand Warriors hope to lure the cross-code superstar to the NRL.
Super League has 11 teams left after Toronto Wolfpack withdrew, but there will be no relegation to worry about this year.
Following their withdrawal from the 2020 season, the future of Toronto Wolfpack in Super League will be discussed, the RFL said.