Super League 2021 fixtures revealed - All six opening round matches live on Sky
Published Friday 12 February 2021 5:39pm
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The opening round of the 2021 Super League season kicks off as planned on Friday March 26th and all six matches will be live on Sky Sports that weekend. Plus Magic Weekend has a new slot for the first weekend in September.
By WherestheMatch Team
In a delayed season, there will be 25 league matches followed by the Play-off phase, finishing with the Grand Final on Saturday October 9th.
On Saturday 27th March, there is a double header with Wakefield hosting Leeds in a Yorkshire derby, then Catalans face Hull KR in Perpignan.
New coaches Ian Watson and Brett Hodgson start their careers at Huddersfield and Hull FC and will face off against one another on Sunday 28th March.
Finally, we could see Aussie legend Greg Inglis make his Super League debut for Castleford Tigers as they face Warrington Wolves.
All matches are live and exclusive on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Arena with the Sunday games also on Sky Sports Mix.
Magic Weekend has also been rearranged for the weekend of September 4th due to the Covid-19 pandemic in the hope that some fans will be allowed to attend.
Super League Round 1 fixtures in full:
Friday, March 26 2021
- 6pm - St Helens vs Salford Red Devils - Sky Sports Arena / Main Event
- 8.15pm - Leigh Centurions vs Wigan Warriors - Sky Sports Arena / Main Event
Saturday, March 27 2021
- 3pm - Wakefield Trinity vs Leeds Rhinos - Sky Sports Arena / Main Event
- 5.15pm - Catalans Dragons vs Hull Kingston Rovers - Sky Sports Arena / Main Event
Sunday, March 28 2021
- 12.30pm - Hull FC vs Huddersfield Giants - Sky Sports Arena / Mix
- 2.45pm - Castleford Tigers vs Warrington Wolves - Sky Sports Arena / Mix
For a full breakdown of all the upcoming matches, go to our Ultimate Rugby League TV Guide.