As we head into the last round of autumn fixtures, you can't help but wonder whether anything served up by Wales and Australia in Cardiff will come close to what we saw in Dublin on Sunday.
Ireland and New Zealand put on a classic.
For the neutral, it's hard to wonder whether the ruination of a perfect year for New Zealand would have been any more disappointing than seeing Ireland come so close to a famous win and fall just short.
It has certainly whetted the appetite for the Six Nations.
Here's how they stack up.