Rugby league on Sky Sports in 2018
Last Updated: 22/12/17 6:22pm
Defending champions Leeds kick-off our coverage of the 2018 Super League season when they travel to Warrington.
The season starts on Thursday, February 1 and Sky Sports will show all 12 teams in the opening month of the competition, which also includes newly-promoted Hull KR facing Leeds and Catalans in weeks two and three of the season.
2018 will also see the hotly anticipated return of the Hull derby, as the two sides go head to head on March 30 and are then part of a super line-up across the Magic Weekend in May.
Sky Sports will show all 12 teams in action at Magic Weekend, which will be held in Newcastle for a fourth successive year in 2018.
Leeds and Castleford will meet for a Grand Final rematch in Newcastle as the clash of the champions and league leaders will bring down the curtain on the opening day at St James' Park on Saturday May 19, while the return of the Hull derby will round off the action on the Sunday.
May also sees the return of the Summer Bash in Blackpool as all 12 Championship teams battle it out over the Bank Holiday weekend of May 26 and 27.
The Summer Bash will welcome newly promoted Toronto Wolfpack for the first time and they will face a difficult game as they take on 2016 Championship League Leaders, Leigh Centurions.
As well as bringing you all the action from the regular rounds of Super League, we also have all the highs and lows from the Super 8s as teams battle it out for the play-offs and for their survival in the Million Pound Game on October 7.
The finale is a week later as the two teams left in Super League battle it out to be crowned Grand Final Champions of 2018 at Old Trafford.
The regular season schedule of Thursday and Friday night fixtures will be played out on Sky Sports Action and Arena channels, while Skysports.com will bring fans updates, interviews and features from across the league.