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.
The best pictures from Mendoza.
The best pictures from Brisbane.
The best pictures from Christchurch.
We pick out the players to watch this year.
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