19th September 2018, 09:00 | super8

Million Pound game date confirmed

Million Pound game date confirmed

The Million Pound Game will be played on Sunday October 7 (Kick Off 7pm, BST) and broadcast live on Sky Sports.

The play-off game between 4th and 5th in the Qualifiers will be played at the home ground of the 4thplaced club as the teams go head to head to claim the 12th place in the Betfred Super League for the 2019 season.

As things currently stand the game could be played at various different global locations and as such a date and time that works for all possible eventualities has been agreed.

Rugby Football League Chief Executive, Ralph Rimmer said: “There is the possibility that the Million Pound Game could be played in either England, France or Canada which goes to show how global the game of Rugby League is. With this in mind it was important that we made a decision with all stakeholders involved to find a date and time that worked for all the clubs in the Qualifiers as well as all our broadcast partners around the world.”