Richie Myler has welcomed the extra competition for his scrum-half spot as he eyes a trip to Wembley.
Wigan Warriors will kick off the inaugural Super 8s at home to Huddersfield Giants on Thursday, August 6, live on Sky Sports.
Now the regular season has finished, the 24 Super League and Championship clubs have split into three Super 8 groups.
Warrington second-row Ben Westwood has been ruled out of Wolves’ Challenge Cup semi-final due to suspension.
Tony Smith says Matty Russell is set to be out for the season after suffering a second ankle injury in four months.
The Super 8s confirmed, Westwood avoids a red, and coaches on referees. We look at the main rugby league talking points.
Warrington ended the regular Super League season on a high as they routed Castleford 44-6 at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.
Daryl Powell claimed Warrington's Ben Westwood should have been sent off for "a disgraceful tackle" on Luke Gale.
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