Fullback
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
VF Lilo 35y 269d v Georgia Tbilisi 24 Nov 2018 Details
DFH Halaifonua Tonga 32y 79d v England Sapporo 22 Sep 2019 Details
T Taufahema 31y 329d v Wales Millennium Stadium 17 Nov 2001 Details
SM Tuipulotu 31y 213d v Samoa Nuku A'lofa 28 Jun 2008 Details
NH Tuitavake 30y 187d v Samoa Apia 27 Jul 2019 Details
S Tuipulotu 30y 130d v Scotland Murrayfield 10 Nov 2001 Details
AJ Leger 29y 17d v Canada Wollongong 29 Oct 2003 Details
RP Hola 29y 14d v Samoa Apia 23 Jun 2007 Details
S Va'enuku 28y 308d v Australia A Sydney 25 May 2007 Details
KTP Veainu 28y 291d v USA Osaka 13 Oct 2019 Details

Wing
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
S Mafile'o 33y 293d v Fiji Nadi 4 Jul 2003 Details
S Finau 32y 198d v France Toulouse 19 Nov 2005 Details
DFH Halaifonua Tonga 32y 93d v France Kumamoto 6 Oct 2019 Details
KC Vuna 32y 93d v France Kumamoto 6 Oct 2019 Details
EB Vunipola 31y 359d v Samoa Apia 29 May 2004 Details
TH Tu'ifua 31y 348d v England Parc des Princes 28 Sep 2007 Details
FM Vainikolo 31y 301d v Italy Padova 26 Nov 2016 Details
T Taufahema 31y 175d v Fiji Lautoka 16 Jun 2001 Details
AN Taufa 30y 325d v Fiji Lautoka 14 Jun 2014 Details
NH Tuitavake 30y 194d v Japan Osaka 3 Aug 2019 Details

Centre
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
AN Taufa 35y 123d v Georgia Tbilisi 24 Nov 2018 Details
SF Ngauamo 34y 101d v Canada Wollongong 29 Oct 2003 Details
SV Piutau 34y 0d v USA Osaka 13 Oct 2019 Details
KC Vuna 32y 79d v England Sapporo 22 Sep 2019 Details
EB Vunipola 32y 0d v Fiji Nuku A'lofa 5 Jun 2004 Details
AK Ma'ilei 31y 130d v France Wellington 1 Oct 2011 Details
LNA Fatafehi 30y 228d v USA Toronto 29 Jul 2015 Details
JW Vaka 30y 202d v Japan Tokyo 10 Jun 2012 Details
SI Hufanga 30y 159d v Scotland Aberdeen 24 Nov 2012 Details
S Piukala 30y 118d v Argentina Leicester 4 Oct 2015 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
KS Morath 34y 313d v England Sapporo 22 Sep 2019 Details
EB Vunipola 33y 167d v France Toulouse 19 Nov 2005 Details
S Tuipulotu 32y 104d v Italy Canberra 15 Oct 2003 Details
TH Tu'ifua 31y 251d v Samoa Apia 23 Jun 2007 Details
RP Hola 31y 172d v Portugal Lisbon 28 Nov 2009 Details
FOL 'Apikotoa 30y 287d v Fiji Lautoka 14 Jun 2014 Details
S Taumalolo 29y 331d v Japan Fukuoka 4 Jun 2006 Details
TA Alatini 28y 297d v Ireland Nuku A'lofa 14 Jun 2003 Details
N Kavapalu 28y 271d v NZ Maori New Plymouth 19 Jul 1975 Details
UVT Moa 28y 104d v Fiji Tokyo 23 Jun 2013 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
SV Martens 32y 57d v Samoa Lautoka 23 Jun 2009 Details
S Fisilau 31y 240d v Samoa Apia 27 Jul 2019 Details
SM Tuipulotu 30y 304d v England Parc des Princes 28 Sep 2007 Details
UVT Moa 30y 129d v Fiji Suva 18 Jul 2015 Details
DW Morath 29y 318d v Samoa Apia 12 Jun 2010 Details
SPPBS Havea 29y 318d v Samoa Lautoka 13 Jul 2011 Details
S Nau 29y 188d v Samoa Gosford 1 Jul 2006 Details
T Fifita 28y 319d v Fiji Suva 8 Jun 1991 Details
S Takulua 28y 275d v USA Osaka 13 Oct 2019 Details
TA Alatini 27y 319d v Fiji Nadi 6 Jul 2002 Details

Prop
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
H Lavaka 34y 292d v Canada Wollongong 29 Oct 2003 Details
RF Kapeli 34y 291d v Samoa Apia 13 Jun 1992 Details
ELMT Aholelei 34y 198d v Georgia Suva 18 Jun 2016 Details
TSO Lea'aetoa 34y 168d v Fiji Lautoka 19 Aug 2011 Details
K Pulu 34y 144d v Fiji Lautoka 23 Jun 2012 Details
T Filise 34y 118d v Japan Whangarei 21 Sep 2011 Details
H 'Aulika 34y 79d v Japan Toulouse 18 Nov 2017 Details
SL Tonga'uiha 33y 261d v New Zealand Newcastle 9 Oct 2015 Details
FKA Taumalolo 33y 247d v Fiji Suva 18 Jul 2015 Details
S Halanukonuka 33y 65d v USA Osaka 13 Oct 2019 Details

Hooker
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
AA Lutui 37y 90d v Namibia Exeter 29 Sep 2015 Details
EVT Taione 36y 63d v Samoa Apia 27 Jul 2019 Details
RF Kapeli 35y 311d v Australia Brisbane 4 Jul 1993 Details
IN Taukafa 35y 80d v Canada Whangarei 14 Sep 2011 Details
V Ma'asi 33y 327d v Samoa Lautoka 23 Jun 2009 Details
FML Vunipola 32y 147d v Samoa Apia 2 Jun 2001 Details
L Maka 32y 145d v Fiji Nadi 6 Jul 2002 Details
AI Ma'asi 31y 123d v Canada Kingston 8 Jun 2013 Details
SM Lea 30y 317d v Romania Bucharest 25 Nov 2017 Details
M Pale 30y 148d v Samoa Gosford 1 Jul 2006 Details

Lock
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
P Tuihalamaka 37y 249d v Canada Napier 24 May 1987 Details
JML Tuineau 36y 302d v Samoa Suva 16 Jun 2018 Details
THNT T-Pole 36y 152d v Namibia Exeter 29 Sep 2015 Details
TA Lokotui 35y 282d v New Zealand Newcastle 9 Oct 2015 Details
K Faletau 35y 185d v Canada Nuku A'lofa 3 Jul 1999 Details
IU Afeaki 34y 66d v Samoa Montpellier 16 Sep 2007 Details
U Kolo'ofai 33y 270d v Samoa Apia 25 Jun 2016 Details
PK Hehea 32y 242d v France Wellington 1 Oct 2011 Details
SE Kauhenga 32y 42d v Canada Kingston 8 Jun 2013 Details
MM Ngauamo 32y 41d v Fiji Nuku A'lofa 5 Jul 2008 Details

Flanker
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
F Valu 37y 357d v Wales Palmerston North 29 May 1987 Details
THNT T-Pole 36y 85d v Canada Vancouver 24 Jul 2015 Details
O Latu Langilangi 35y 132d v Samoa Nuku A'lofa 1 Jul 2017 Details
SF Maka 34y 83d v France Wellington 1 Oct 2011 Details
P Mapakaitolo 34y 48d v Fiji Lautoka 14 Jun 2014 Details
K Tu'ipulotu 33y 193d v Fiji Lautoka 16 Jun 2001 Details
SK Vahafolau 33y 69d v Fiji Lautoka 2 Jul 2011 Details
SE Kauhenga 32y 57d v Fiji Tokyo 23 Jun 2013 Details
MK Molitika 31y 288d v Fiji Gosford 10 Jun 2006 Details
VL Vaki 31y 151d v South Africa Lens 22 Sep 2007 Details

No. 8
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
F Valu 37y 362d v Ireland Brisbane 3 Jun 1987 Details
THNT T-Pole 36y 95d v Japan Vancouver 3 Aug 2015 Details
VS Ma'afu 33y 214d v New Zealand Newcastle 9 Oct 2015 Details
SK Vahafolau 33y 143d v Canada Whangarei 14 Sep 2011 Details
DB Kivalu 32y 317d v Fiji Nuku A'lofa 16 Jul 2005 Details
K Tu'ipulotu 32y 173d v Fiji Nuku A'lofa 26 May 2000 Details
C Hala'ufia 30y 232d v Fiji Nuku A'lofa 13 Jun 2009 Details
MOMU Vaipulu 30y 84d v USA Osaka 13 Oct 2019 Details
SF Maka 30y 80d v England Parc des Princes 28 Sep 2007 Details
I Fenukitau 29y 328d v Samoa Nuku A'lofa 15 Jun 2002 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Pos Age Opposition Ground Date Match
AA Lutui (H) 37y 95d v Argentina Leicester 4 Oct 2015 Details
THNT T-Pole (L) 36y 142d v Georgia Gloucester 19 Sep 2015 Details
EVT Taione (H) 36y 76d v Canada Lautoka 9 Aug 2019 Details
TA Lokotui (L) 35y 272d v Namibia Exeter 29 Sep 2015 Details
IN Taukafa (H) 35y 75d v New Zealand Auckland 9 Sep 2011 Details
KS Morath (FH) 34y 291d v Fiji Auckland 31 Aug 2019 Details
ELMT Aholelei (P) 34y 205d v Samoa Apia 25 Jun 2016 Details
TSO Lea'aetoa (P) 34y 162d v Fiji Lautoka 13 Aug 2011 Details
H Lavaka (P) 34y 143d v NZ Maori North Shore City 2 Jun 2003 Details
SF Ngauamo (C) 34y 87d v Italy Canberra 15 Oct 2003 Details

Only the player's most recent appearance in that position listed; Only includes matches where the player starts in the respective position, and excludes matches as a substitute.

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Tonga v United States of America at Osaka, Rugby World Cup, Oct 13, 2019 [31-19 FT]
Tonga v Fiji at Nuku A'lofa, 2019 Rugby World Cup Qualifier, Jul 8, 2017 [10-14 FT]
Tonga v Samoa at Nuku A'lofa, 2019 Rugby World Cup Qualifier, Jul 1, 2017 [30-26 FT]