The Springboks produced a second half revival to beat hosts Japan and clinch a place in the Rugby World Cup semi-finals.
The All Blacks, Springboks and Wallabies have all announced their teams for the RWC quarter-finals on October 19 and 20.
The Springboks enjoyed a solid win over hosts Japan while the Pumas had a run against Sydney club side Randwick as they wrapped up Rugby World Cup preparations.
The All Blacks play Tonga, Wallabies play Samoa while South Africa plays Japan... with just two weeks until RWC kicks-off in Japan.
A Springbok squad led by Siya Kolisi, that combines youth with some hardened experience, has been confirmed for South Africa’s seventh assault on the Rugby World Cup title.
The All Blacks retained the Bledisloe Cup with a big win over the Wallabies while the Boks continued RWC preparation with victory over Pumas.
We have seen some exciting new talent this year in The Rugby Championship but how does it compare with past seasons and are they destined for greatness?
The Springboks are 2019 TRC Champions.... how did they do it and what were the key facts in this year's Championship?
World Rugby has announced the match official appointments for the 40 matches that comprise the Rugby World Cup 2019 pool stage.
South Africa produced an excellent display to hammer Argentina 46-13 in Salta and clinch the Rugby Championship title
Springboks travel to Salta seeking a bonus point win to secure the TRC title...the Pumas cannot win the title but need to show some form as RWC approaches.
Know your scrums? Like the dark arts? We look at the performance of the teams in the scrum so far in TRC...
One round to go but who are TRC's best gain-line warriors and hard-running ball carriers creating havoc in opposition defence structures?
The match officials for Round #3 of The Rugby Championship, as selected by World Rugby, have been confirmed.
This year's TRC has shown that as we approach Rugby World Cup 2019 there is very little between the SANZAAR nations.... the latest draw between All Blacks and 'Boks showed that.
Who are, have been, the best scrum-half and fly-half combinations in the Championship?
Herschel Jantjies was the hero for South Africa as he scored a last-minute try to help rescue a 16-16 draw against the All Blacks in Wellington.
Kick returns by the back three are an important element of modern game. Who have been the best exponents in The Rugby Championship down the years?
First versus second as Springboks hope to repeat their victory over All Blacks in Wellington last year.
Win is a win and at times the margins are pretty small... Round 1 saw a four point margin of victory for All Blacks...what will Round 2 deliver?