Player Mat Start Date Team Opposition End Date Team Opposition
JT Ives 20 20 Apr 2013 Japan v Philippines 18 Jul 2015 Japan v Canada
H Hirashima 13 27 Sep 2011 Japan v Canada 18 Jul 2015 Japan v Canada
H Yamashita 13 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 18 Jul 2015 Japan v Canada
R Holani 12 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 23 May 2015 Japan v Hong Kong
Y Fujita 12 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 18 Jul 2015 Japan v Canada
R Nakamura 12 10 May 2013 Japan v UAE 9 Jun 2018 Japan v Italy
A Goromaru 11 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
K Hatakeyama 11 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
M Mikami 11 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
H Ono 11 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
A Yamada 11 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 2 May 2015 Japan v Hong Kong
Y Tamura 10 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 21 Jun 2014 Japan v Italy
T Kizu 10 15 Jun 2013 Japan v Wales 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
S Makabe 10 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
HF Tui 10 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
K Usami 10* 18 Apr 2015 Japan v Korea 22 Apr 2017 Japan v Korea
G Aruga 9* 25 Sep 2007 Japan v Canada 17 Nov 2012 Japan v Georgia
A Hiwasa 9 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
S Ito 9 3 May 2014 Japan v Philippines 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
MG Leitch 9 3 May 2014 Japan v Philippines 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
T Watanabe 9 22 Aug 2015 Japan v Uruguay 13 May 2017 Japan v Hong Kong
R Noguchi 9 30 Apr 2016 Japan v Korea 10 Jun 2017 Japan v Romania
AF McCormick 8 23 May 1998 Japan v Hong Kong 22 May 1999 Japan v Samoa
Y Watanabe 8 15 Sep 1998 Japan v Argentina 20 Aug 1999 Japan v Spain
K Endo 8 16 Nov 2008 Japan v USA 22 May 2010 Japan v Hong Kong
N Fujita 8 1 May 2010 Japan v Korea 13 Jul 2011 Japan v Fiji
M Sa'u 8 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
H Yuhara 8 20 Apr 2013 Japan v Philippines 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
S Horie 8 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 18 Jul 2015 Japan v Canada
A Sakate 8 30 Apr 2016 Japan v Korea 13 May 2017 Japan v Hong Kong
K Himeno 8 24 Nov 2018 Japan v Russia 13 Oct 2019 Japan v Scotland
S Horie 8 23 Jun 2018 Japan v Georgia 13 Oct 2019 Japan v Scotland
T Masuho 7 15 Sep 1998 Japan v Argentina 20 Aug 1999 Japan v Spain
G Tachikawa 7 2 Jun 2007 Japan v Tonga 21 May 2011 Japan v Sri Lanka
N Kawamata 7 6 Nov 2010 Japan v Russia 21 Aug 2011 Japan v USA
H Ono 7 6 Nov 2010 Japan v Russia 21 Aug 2011 Japan v USA
Y Nagatomo 7 1 May 2010 Japan v Korea 19 May 2012 Japan v Hong Kong
Y Tamura 7 28 Apr 2012 Japan v Kazakhstan 10 May 2013 Japan v UAE
T Hirose 7 10 Nov 2012 Japan v Romania 23 Jun 2013 Japan v USA
L Thompson 7 15 Nov 2013 Japan v Russia 21 Jun 2014 Japan v Italy
H Tatekawa 7 17 May 2014 Japan v Korea 15 Nov 2014 Japan v Romania
M Mikami 7 18 Apr 2015 Japan v Korea 19 Sep 2015 Japan v South Africa
S Miura 7* 7 May 2016 Japan v Hong Kong 3 Aug 2019 Japan v Tonga
L Lemeki Lava 7 23 Jun 2018 Japan v Georgia 5 Oct 2019 Japan v Samoa
PW van der Walt 7 24 Nov 2018 Japan v Russia 5 Oct 2019 Japan v Samoa

* indicates that the sequence is ongoing/unbroken

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Japan v South Africa at Tokyo, Rugby World Cup Quarter final, Oct 20, 2019 [3-26 FT]
Japan v Scotland at Yokohama, Rugby World Cup, Oct 13, 2019 [28-21 FT]
Japan v Samoa at Aichi, Rugby World Cup, Oct 5, 2019 [38-19 FT]