England and France booked their places in the Autumn Nations Cup final after respective wins over Wales and Italy, while Ireland edged out a tenacious Georgian side in the final game of the weekend.
A brace of tries from captain Jeremy Ward and substitute Sbu Nkosi helped the Sharks open their Currie Cup campaign with a 35-point victory over the Pumas at Kings Park on Friday night.
A commanding second-half display saw the Cheetahs cap their Vodacom Super Rugby Unlocked campaign with a come-from-behind win over Griquas.
The Vodacom Bulls confirmed their Super Rugby Unlocked title on Saturday, proving too strong for the Pumas at Loftus Versfeld.
The Stormers moved to second place on the Super Rugby Unlocked table following their 17-point win over the Cheetahs at Newlands on Saturday.
A passionate Argentina outfit orchestrated one of rugby’s biggest-ever boilovers, beating the All Blacks for the first time in history.
An 83rd-minute penalty kick from Sharks flyhalf Curwin Bosch denied Griquas their first win in an entertaining Super Rugby Unlocked clash on Friday.
The Vodacom Bulls made it four wins from five Super Rugby Unlocked matches after their come-from-behind victory over the Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday.
The Stormers got back to winning ways by scoring six unanswered tries against the Griquas in Kimberley on Saturday.
A 76th-minute try from Madosh Tambwe and a solid goal-kicking display from Curwin Bosch helped the Sharks record a hard-fought win over the Cheetahs at Kings Park on Friday.