South Africa have overtaken New Zealand at the top of the World Rugby rankings after their win over Scotland and the All Blacks’ loss to Ireland.
Ireland have suffered a blow ahead of their Autumn Nations Series clash against Argentina with Johnny Sexton ruled out for six weeks.
Argentina ended a run of seven consecutive defeats by overcoming Italy 37-16 in the Autumn Nations Series at the Stadio Comunale di Monigo.
Video highlights from Italy v Argentina in the Autumn Nations Series.
The team news ahead of this weekend’s Autumn Nations Series games.
Loose Pass is here to delve into the major talking points in the sport.
South Africa have the most players selected in our Team of the Week, picked by James While, from the recent Autumn Nations Series action.
Action from France v Argentina in their Autumn Nations Series clash.
France closed out Saturday’s Autumn Nations Series programme with a hard-fought 29-20 triumph against Argentina in Paris on Saturday night.
France and Argentina kick off their Autumn Nations Series campaign when the teams go head-to-head at the Stade de France on Saturday.