St Helens marked the return of fans to the Totally Wicked Stadium with a 28-0 victory over Salford Red Devils.
It was a close first half, with just an Alex Walmsley try seperating the two sides after the opening 40 minutes.
But the champions were able to pull clear in the second half. Tries from Theo Fages, Kevin Naiqama, Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook and Regan Grace secured victory for the Saints.
Saints are now six from six at the start of the season, and they remain at the top of the table. Meanwhile Salford remain with just one victory so far.
St Helens: Lachlan Coote, Kevin Naiqama, Jack Welsby, Mark Percival, Regan Grace, Jonny Lomax, Theo Fages, Alex Walmsley, James Roby, Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook, Joel Thompson, Sione Mata’utia, Morgan Knowles.
Subs: Kyle Amor, Agnatius Paasi, Joe Batchelor, Lewis Dodd.
Head Coach: Kristian Woolf
Salford Red Devils: Dan Sarginson, Ken Sio, Kallum Watkins, Matty Costello, Rhys Williams, Tui Lolohea, Kevin Brown, Lee Mossop, Andy Ackers, Greg Burke, James Greenwood, Ryan Lannon, Elijah Taylor.
Subs: Pauli Pauli, Chris Atkin, Seb Ikahihifo, Jack Ormondroyd.
Head Coach: Richard Marshall.
25 mins: TRY- Alex Walmsley (St Helens) 4-0
26 mins: CONVERSION- Lachlan Coote (St Helens) 6-0
43 mins: TRY- Theo Fages (St Helens) 10-0
44 mins: CONVERSION- Lachlan Coote (St Helens) 12-0
60 mins: TRY- Kevin Naiqama (St Helens) 16-0
68 mins: TRY- Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook (St Helens) 20-0
69 mins: CONVERSION- Lachlan Coote (St Helens) 22-0
79 mins: TRY- Regan Grace (St Helens) 26-0
80 mins: CONVERSION- Lachlan Coote (St Helens) 28-0