Player Mat Start Date Team Opposition End Date Team Opposition
G Thomas 2* 27 May 1995 Wales v Japan 9 Oct 1999 Wales v Japan
DTH van der Merwe 2* 25 Sep 2007 Canada v Japan 27 Sep 2011 Canada v Japan

* indicates that the sequence is ongoing/unbroken

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Canada v Japan at Napier, IRB Rugby World Cup, Sep 27, 2011 [23-23 FT]
New Zealand v Japan at Hamilton, IRB Rugby World Cup, Sep 16, 2011 [83-7 FT]
France v Japan at North Shore City, IRB Rugby World Cup, Sep 10, 2011 [47-21 FT]