As the Sharks stayed top, the Force extended their fantastic winning run, and Nick Cummins bagged a hat-trick, it was another tumultuous weekend of Super Rugby.
Our friends at Bleacher Report have compiled a list of the lessons we learned.
Images from Saturday's Super Rugby action in Hamilton, Dunedin, Sydney, Durban and Pretoria.
Relive the action from Wellington and Brisbane
The best shots from a breathless game.
All the best moments from Ireland's big win.
Highlights from Fiji's win at the Hong Kong SevensPhoto galleries home