Argentina host South Africa tonight as a brilliantly open Rugby League continues with the conclusion of round five in Buenos Aires. Argentina and South Africa both head into the penultimate round of matches still in contention to claim the title from New Zealand, and earn a bonus point as either would put them level with the All Blacks at the top of the table.
New Zealand took control of their destiny by winning a wild and dramatic contest against Australia in Melbourne on Thursday, with Ian Foster’s side scoring after the buzzer to claim an incredible 39-37 victory, and the twists of the look of this year’s Rugby Championship. ready to continue here.
South Africa bounced back to defeat Australia in their last game two weeks ago, but there has since been chaos off the pitch with fly-half Elton Jantjies sent home from camp, while the Argentina was brought back to earth after their historic win over New Zealand. – with the All Blacks getting their revenge with a 50-point win at Hamilton. Follow Argentina’s live updates against South Africa below: