The Springboks wrapped up the series against Les Bleus with a 37-15 win in Durban, and the Baby Boks followed suit, beating France to take bronze at the U20 World Championship, while the British Lions scalped the Maori All Blacks and Scotland dumped Australia in Sydney.
France took an early lead but the Boks responded to secure a big half-time lead en route to a convincing victory against the tourists.
The Junior Springboks bounced back from a half-time deficit to beat their French rivals in the World Rugby U20 Championship bronze playoff.
After the Maori All Blacks produced a flashy Haka, the British & Irish Lions showered the scoreboard with points in a 32-10 blowout victory.
A late try by Scotland flanker Hamish Watson compounded Australia’s rugby woes as the Bravehearts held on for a 24-19 result in Sydney.