James Graham will lead England in the first match of the Four Nations Series against Samoa in Brisbane on Saturday.
Super League champions St Helens have appointed Keiron Cunningham as their new head coach.
New St Helens head coach Keiron Cunningham has told Sky Sports he is aiming to build on the club's success in 2014.
Huddersfield have signed promising back-row forward Oliver Roberts from relegated Bradford.
Wakefield have completed the permanent signing of Castleford winger Richard Owen.
Super League champions St Helens will open the defence of their title against Catalans Dragons on February 6.
Ireland made a winning start to the European Championship as they shocked favourites France 22-12 at Tallaght Stadium.
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.