Super League champions St Helens have appointed Keiron Cunnningham as their new head coach.
Wakefield have completed the permanent signing of Castleford winger Richard Owen.
Ireland made a winning start to the European Championship as they shocked favourites France 22-12 at Tallaght Stadium.
Super League champions St Helens will open the defence of their title against Catalans Dragons on February 6.
Josh Hodgson is looking forward to a Four Nations campaign with England before kicking off his career in the NRL.
Hull KR have completed a double swoop on Gold Coast Titans, signing half-back pair Albert Kelly and Maurice Blair.
A Danny Brough-inspired Scotland made an impressive start to their European Championship campaign by beating Wales 42-18.
Post-match reaction to Scotland's 42-18 victory over Wales.
Wakefield have secured the future of one of their hottest prospects by tying full-back Max Jowitt to a new four-year deal.
Willie Horne and Malcolm Reilly are top be inducted into the Rugby League Hall of Fame on Friday night.