Fullback
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
T Kurihara 21y 296d 1 v Tonga Tokyo 3 Jun 2000 Details
R Noguchi 21y 337d 1 v Ireland Shizuoka 17 Jun 2017 Details
T Hosokawa 23y 10d 2 v Korea Tokyo 11 Apr 1990 Details
G Aruga 23y 15d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 18 Nov 2006 Details
A Goromaru 23y 55d 2 v Kazakhstan Osaka 25 Apr 2009 Details
H Onozawa 23y 80d 1 v Wales Tokyo 17 Jun 2001 Details
KM Matsushima 23y 106d 1 v Canada Vancouver 11 Jun 2016 Details
K Sawaki 23y 250d 1 v Korea Bangkok 18 Dec 1998 Details
T Matsuda 24y 15d 1 v Fiji Tokyo 15 May 1994 Details
K Wada 24y 174d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 3 May 1997 Details

Wing
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
Y Fujita 18y 240d 6 v UAE Fukuoka 5 May 2012 Details
CED Loamanu 18y 338d 1 v Uruguay Montevideo 16 Apr 2005 Details
T Masuho 19y 102d 1 v Canada Vancouver 11 May 1991 Details
Y Yoshida 19y 275d 1 v Korea Hong Kong 19 Nov 1988 Details
T Yasuda 20y 1d 1 v Korea Incheon 21 May 2016 Details
A Moeakiola 20y 112d 2 v Hong Kong Tokyo 28 May 2016 Details
C Matsui 20y 158d 1 v Korea Incheon 18 Apr 2015 Details
K Fukuoka 20y 239d 2 v Korea Tokyo 4 May 2013 Details
L Oto 20y 329d 2 v Hong Kong Seoul 26 Sep 1992 Details
D Ohata 20y 364d 3 v Korea Taipei 9 Nov 1996 Details

Centre
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
D Maeda 19y 180d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 28 May 2016 Details
S Hirao 21y 0d 1 v Canada Tokyo 11 Feb 1932 Details
KM Matsushima 21y 93d 1 v Samoa Tokyo 30 May 2014 Details
Y Imamura 21y 167d 1 v Arabian Gulf Tokyo 16 Apr 2006 Details
O Yatsuhashi 22y 102d 1 v Canada Vancouver 13 Jul 1996 Details
H Tatekawa 22y 155d 1 v UAE Fukuoka 5 May 2012 Details
K Otukolo 22y 258d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 8 May 2005 Details
R Matsuda 22y 361d 1 v Korea Tokyo 29 Apr 2017 Details
N Oto 23y 11d 1 v C Taipai Tainan 27 May 2001 Details
Y Tamura 23y 110d 1 v Kazakhstan Almaty 28 Apr 2012 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
K Iwabuchi 21y 146d 1 v USA Osaka 25 May 1997 Details
K Matsuo 22y 152d 1 v Canada Burnaby Lake 7 Jun 1986 Details
K Hirose 23y 25d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 11 May 1996 Details
S Aoki 23y 105d 1 v Canada Vancouver 11 May 1991 Details
K Ono 25y 11d 1 v Kazakhstan Almaty 28 Apr 2012 Details
S Fuchigami 25y 95d 1 v C Taipai Tainan 21 Jul 2002 Details
Y Matsuo 25y 120d 3 v England XV Tokyo 20 May 1979 Details
H Tatekawa 25y 158d 1 v Korea Fukuoka 9 May 2015 Details
T Hirose 25y 194d 2 v Hong Kong Tokyo 29 Apr 2007 Details
SJ Webb 26y 328d 1 v USA Tokyo 22 Nov 2008 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
H Nishida 22y 7d 2 v Fiji Ehime 8 May 1994 Details
Y Yatomi 22y 72d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 29 Apr 2007 Details
M Horikoshi 22y 165d 1 v Canada Vancouver 11 May 1991 Details
K Uchida 24y 68d 1 v Korea Kanagawa 30 Apr 2016 Details
F Tanaka 24y 119d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 2 May 2009 Details
M Ito 24y 178d 1 v Tonga Tokyo 3 Jun 2000 Details
Y Nagare 24y 237d 1 v Korea Tokyo 29 Apr 2017 Details
T Yoshida 25y 59d 1 v Korea Tokyo 22 Apr 2007 Details
K Shigeno 25y 217d 1 v Scotland Tokyo 25 Jun 2016 Details
Y Sonoda 26y 327d 1 v USA Osaka 27 May 2000 Details

Prop
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
R Yamamura 20y 346d 1 v C Taipai Tainan 21 Jul 2002 Details
K Natsui 23y 74d 1 v Aust Unis Tokyo 21 Mar 1956 Details
K Hatakeyama 23y 112d 1 v USA Tokyo 22 Nov 2008 Details
N Kawamata 23y 183d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 2 May 2009 Details
K Takahashi 24y 239d 1 v Hong Kong Seoul 26 Sep 1992 Details
M Toyoyoma 24y 268d 1 v Korea Tokyo 13 May 2001 Details
M Mikami 24y 320d 1 v Philippines Fukuoka 20 Apr 2013 Details
S Ishihara 26y 309d 1 v Korea Incheon 22 Apr 2017 Details
T Kinoshita 27y 100d 1 v Korea Ulsan 13 Oct 2002 Details
Y Hisadomi 27y 255d 1 v Korea Tokyo 23 Apr 2006 Details

Hooker
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
T Fujita 22y 268d 1 v Wales XV Cardiff 22 Oct 1983 Details
T Kizu 22y 296d 4 v Kazakhstan Bangkok 7 May 2011 Details
A Sakate 22y 335d 2 v Korea Incheon 21 May 2016 Details
S Horie 23y 298d 1 v Canada Miyagi 15 Nov 2009 Details
M Sakata 24y 216d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 29 Jun 1997 Details
M Yamamoto 25y 190d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 18 Nov 2006 Details
T Inokuchi 25y 211d 1 v Arabian Gulf Osaka 3 May 2008 Details
Y Aoki 26y 14d 1 v Fiji Suva 3 Jul 2009 Details
Y Matsubara 26y 251d 1 v Georgia Osaka 14 May 2006 Details
M Kunda 31y 216d 1 v Canada Tokyo 3 May 1998 Details

Lock
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
T Hayashi 22y 62d 1 v Canada Osaka 11 Apr 1982 Details
A Oyagi 23y 53d 1 v France XV Tokyo 7 Oct 1984 Details
K Himeno 23y 100d 1 v Australia Yokohama 4 Nov 2017 Details
LTS Vatuvei 23y 170d 2 v C Taipai Tainan 27 May 2001 Details
N Kotaki 23y 350d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 28 May 2016 Details
K Usami 25y 36d 2 v Korea Incheon 22 Apr 2017 Details
S Makabe 25y 47d 1 v Korea Seoul 12 May 2012 Details
T Kitagawa 25y 68d 1 v Arabian Gulf Tokyo 16 Apr 2006 Details
H Tanuma 25y 156d 1 v C Taipai Singapore 27 Oct 1998 Details
DJ Bickle 25y 327d 1 v Canada Vancouver 13 Jul 1996 Details

Flanker
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
MG Leitch 21y 39d 1 v Canada Miyagi 15 Nov 2009 Details
K Miyamoto 21y 72d 1 v England Sydney 30 May 1987 Details
M Ilaua 23y 174d 1 v Fiji Vannes 26 Nov 2016 Details
H Yamamoto 23y 193d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 28 May 2016 Details
H Kajihara 24y 29d 1 v Korea Colombo 27 Oct 1990 Details
Y Watanabe 24y 105d 2 v Argentina Tokyo 15 Sep 1998 Details
S Kin 24y 217d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 7 May 2016 Details
M Chida 24y 304d 1 v Wales XV Cardiff 22 Oct 1983 Details
K Himeno 25y 0d 1 v Fiji Kamaishi 27 Jul 2019 Details
K Kubo 25y 155d 1 v Wales Tokyo 17 Jun 2001 Details

No. 8
Player Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
TM Tatafu 20y 119d 1 v Korea Kanagawa 30 Apr 2016 Details
ST Latu Mailangi 21y 216d 3 v Hong Kong Seoul 26 Sep 1992 Details
S Matsuhashi 23y 163d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 6 May 2017 Details
MG Leitch 23y 225d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 19 May 2012 Details
Y Saito 24y 29d 1 v C Taipai Tainan 27 May 2001 Details
HF Tui 24y 180d 1 v Tonga Tokyo 10 Jun 2012 Details
ST Latu 24y 232d 1 v Korea Tokyo 11 Apr 1990 Details
M Chida 24y 277d 1 v Ox & Camb Tokyo 25 Sep 1983 Details
T Ito 25y 30d 1 v Hong Kong Tokyo 11 May 1996 Details
K Himeno 25y 70d 1 v Samoa Aichi 5 Oct 2019 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Pos Age Tries Opposition Ground Date Match
Y Fujita (W) 19y 231d 1 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 27 Apr 2013 Details
A Moeakiola (W) 20y 84d 1 v Korea Kanagawa 30 Apr 2016 Details
MG Leitch (F) 20y 200d 1 v Kazakhstan Osaka 25 Apr 2009 Details
K Fukuoka (W) 20y 225d 2 v Philippines Fukuoka 20 Apr 2013 Details
R Noguchi (FB) 20y 311d 1 v Korea Incheon 21 May 2016 Details
KM Matsushima (W) 21y 73d 1 v Sri Lanka Nagoya 10 May 2014 Details
K Uchida (SH) 22y 70d 1 v Philippines Silangan 3 May 2014 Details
D Ohata (W) 22y 222d 1 v Canada Vancouver 21 Jun 1998 Details
K Otukolo (W) 22y 279d 1 v Canada Tokyo 29 May 2005 Details
M Toyota (N8) 23y 8d 1 v Singapore Singapore 23 May 2009 Details

Only the player's first match in that position as a tryscorer 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:
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]