Thursday’s live televised fixture pitted Sheffield against Gateshead. The Eagles got back to winning ways with a 46-30 win as Damien Gibson scored a hat-trick. Nick Youngquest also scored three in vain for the Thunder who remain in the bottom two.
Toulouse were the subject of a comeback victory from Widnes Vikings in the south of France. Two tries came from Kevin Penny as the Vikings won 32-24, though three tries came in the last 10 minutes from Paul Cullen’s men.
Dewsbury defeated depleted Oldham 38-8 as they near promotion. Andrew Bostock scored twice.
A late penalty from Liam McGovern separated the sides at Spotland, Rochdale defeating Swinton 24-22.
Paul March came back to haunt York with a try in Hunslet’s 20-8 win at Huntington Stadium.