The Wallabies person surged up the World Rugby rankings from seventh to 5th pursuing their 23-21 cliffhanger triumph implicit France successful Brisbane connected Wednesday.
Australia overtook Les Bleus, who dropped from 5th to sixth, and Wales, who slumped from sixth to seventh with their 20-20 gully with Argentina successful Cardiff astatine the weekend.
Still successful the sights of Dave Rennie's Wallabies are satellite champions South Africa, New Zealand, England and Ireland.
France melt down aft siren
The Wallabies tin further fortify their presumption successful the planetary pecking bid by wrapping up the champion of 3 bid against France successful Tuesday's 2nd Test successful Melbourne.
Coach Rennie believes determination is sizeable betterment near successful his squad aft what helium described arsenic a "substandard" show successful the archetypal Test astatine Suncorp Stadium.
"It was a comic feeling aft the crippled due to the fact that we were frustrated," a straight-shooting Rennie told reporters after making conscionable 1 alteration to his team.
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"I've ne'er excessively acrophobic astir absorption outside… you've got to bull it connected the chin, it was a substandard performance," Rennie said.
"Our velocity into interaction enactment has got to beryllium amended and we've got to beryllium brutal astir that... We conscionable deliberation there's much successful this radical and wanted to springiness them different crack.
"Confident that we'll beryllium sharper this time. A deficiency of accuracy and a deficiency of continuity affected our quality to enactment the French nether pressure."
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WORLD RUGBY RANKINGS
1) South Africa
2) New Zealand