WIDNES Vikings’ Super 8s, The Qualifiers fixtures have been announced.

Francis Cummins’ side will open with a home game against London Broncos on Thursday 9 August.

The following week is a crucial clash at Salford.

The points will start from scratch and the top three out of the competition will secure a Super League place.

The teams finishing fourth and fifth after seven rounds will play off in the million pound game to decide on the final top-flight place.

The Super 8s, Qualifiers fixtures as follows:

Round One - London Broncos (H) - Thursday 9th August (7:45pm ko) SKY

Round Two - Salford Red Devils (A) - Saturday 18th August (15:15pm ko) SKY

Round Three - Toulouse Olympique XIII (A) - Saturday 1st September (6:00pm ko)

Round Four - Leeds Rhinos (H) - Sunday 9th September (3:00pm ko)

Round Five - Halifax RLFC (H) - Sunday 16th September (3:00pm ko)

Round Six - Toronto Wolfpack (A) - Saturday 22nd September (12:30pm ko)

Round Seven - Hull Kingston Rovers (A) - Sunday 30th September (3:00pm ko)