The All Blacks halfback options push each other to the limits to ensure an elite performance.
The All Black legend's two sons were on hand as France presented its case to host the tournament.
Coach Allister Coetzee has remained defiant that South Africa in on the up-and-up.
The team were guests of football giants River Plate in Buenos Aires.
The Canterbury boss has signed a two-year deal with the 2015 champions.
Prop Tyler Lomax has signed for the Highlanders from next season in hopes to wear all black.
Tasman dominated from the outset as they extended Southland's run of losses.
A try with only a few minutes remaining meant the teams would have to share the spoils.
The players enjoyed some downtime after arriving in the Argentine capital.
The visitors outscored their opponents 34-7 in the second-half.
The Wallabies' coach believes their lack of success in South Africa isn't down to the physical challenges.
The Lions found an extra gear in the second-half to romp home to victory.
The world champions got the full VIP treatment on arrival in Buenos Aires.
Trailing 21-10 at halftime, Canterbury announced their title credentials with a dominant second 40.
The All Blacks pivot was an 11th hour addition for the Argentinian Test.
Manawatu scored two unanswered tries to clinch victory at home.