As we do after every major tournament, we take a look at the state of affairs in each of rugby's leading nations. Next up, Tonga.
USA coach Eddie O'Sullivan revealed that the RWC schedule was hard on the so-called minnows in New Zealand in September.
Tonga wing Sukanaivalu Hufanga has received a five-week suspension after being found guilty of an act of foul play.
While Tonga celebrate Saturday's famous win over France, they will be ruing their defeat to Canada in an earlier Pool A clash.
After another week of turmoil off the field, France are desperate for a morale-boosting win against Tonga in Wellington on Saturday.
Skipper Finau Maka returns to action in one of four changes to the Tonga side to face France on Saturday.
France lock Julien Pierre has insisted that his team-mates are treating their final RWC Pool match against Tonga like a straight knockout.
Tonga coach Isitola Maka feels vindicated by his decision to play with a big pack after his team's 31-18 win over Japan on Wednesday.
Tonga registered their first win at Rugby World Cup 2011 after seeing off Japan 31-18 in Whangerai on Wednesday.
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