Leading Japan to victory over South Africa at the World Cup was sweet, but bulldozing the Wallabies in their own backyard in a series they were not expected to win may just be the biggest jewel in Eddie Jones' coaching crown.
Two moments of Beauden Barrett brilliance for the All Blacks have sunk Wales 36-22 in the second Test and clinched the three-match series.
The Jaguares morphed into Pumas to give Argentina a 30-24 win over Italy in a one-off rugby Test in Santa Fe.
Plucky Ireland produced a historic first-ever win in South Africa when they beat the Springboks 26-20 at Newlands despite playing an hour of the game down to 14 men.
Just like the infamous summer of 1932/33, England have drawn first blood against Australia in a fiery contest and Eddie Jones has kept his blemish-free record with the old enemy intact, running out 11-point victors against the Wallabies in Brisbane.
Waisake Naholo's second try of the match with about 20 minutes remaining helped the All Blacks overhaul a combative Wales side to record a 39-21 victory at Eden Park on Saturday.
The Rebels hosted the Force on Sunday, winning 27-22.
Lions' powerful centre Rohan Janse van Rensburg gave a game-winning performance as they beat the Bulls for the first time away in Super Rugby by 56-20 on Saturday to consolidate their position atop the South African conference.
The Stormers moved back into playoff contention in the South African conference after beating the Cheetahs 31-24 in an ill-tempered clash at Newlands with two fortunate tries proving the difference.
ACT Brumbies superstar David Pocock was instrumental in beating the Sunwolves on Saturday night, but he's set to announce a move to Japan on Sunday.
The Crusaders have moved back to the top of Super Rugby, overcoming some valiant defence by the Blues before prevailing 26-21 in Auckland.
The Brumbies are back at the top of the Australian conference after smashing the Japan Sunwolves at Canberra Stadium on Saturday.
Argentina could be without lock Tomas Lavanini and prop Ramiro Herrera for Test matches against Italy and France next month after they were sent off in the Jaguares' 29-22 Super Rugby loss to the Kings in Port Elizabeth on Friday.
Tiaan Schoeman's late drop-goal edged the Bulls home 17-13 after a bruising Super Rugby encounter with the Stormers at Loftus Versfeld.
Pat Lambie scored 23 points as the Sharks put on a scintillating first-half display to demolish compatriots the Kings in Durban 53-0.
The Western Force gave it everything but didn't have the polish to finish as the Blues held on for a 17-13 Super Rugby win on Saturday night at nib Stadium.
The Rebels faced the Chiefs in Waikato on Saturday night and lost 36-15.
The NSW Waratahs have plummeted back to reality with the biggest loss of their season and failed to break a 12-year drought against the Crusaders away from home, going down by 19 points in difficult conditions.
A last-minute Pat Lambie penalty goal has given the Durban-based Sharks a 25-22 victory over the Jaguares in a Super Rugby thriller in Buenos Aires.