The 2013 grand final winners host Rochdale on Sunday February 16 in a repeat of their first ever game as a professional club, which was also played at Owlerton back in September 1984 when the Eagles won 29-10.
2013 runners-up Batley Bulldogs travel to Leigh Centurions in the opening weekend of the season, when Kingstone Press Championship One champions North Wales Crusaders have a home match against Barrow.
The 2014 season comprises 26 rounds and concludes with the title-deciding Grand Final over the weekend of October 4-5 at a venue still to be confirmed. As announced last month, the Northern Rail Cup will not be contested next season.
Details of televised fixtures will be confirmed before the start of the season.
Key dates for 2014
Kingstone Press Championship Round 1: Sunday February 16
Championship play-offs start: weekend of September 13-14
Grand Final: weekend of October 4-5
Tetley’s Challenge Cup
Round 3 – weekend of March 15-16
Round 4 – weekend of April 6
Round 5 – Weekend of April 27
Quarter-finals – Weekend of June 8
Semi-finals – Weekend of August 10
Final – Saturday August 23
All 2014 fixtures will be added to the website shortly.