Team Mat Start Date Opposition Ground End Date Opposition Ground
Australia 17 17 May 1987 v Korea Brisbane 19 Nov 1988 v Scotland Murrayfield
England 15 8 Jun 1985 v New Zealand Wellington 6 Feb 1988 v Wales Twickenham
Wales 14 1 Mar 1980 v Scotland Cardiff 19 Feb 1983 v Scotland Murrayfield
Fiji 14 14 Sep 1983 v Tonga Apia 28 Jun 1986 v Tonga Nuku A'lofa
Canada 14 11 Jun 1983 v USA Burnaby Lake 3 Jun 1987 v Wales Invercargill
USA 14 31 May 1986 v Japan Torrance 23 Sep 1989 v Canada Toronto
Japan 13* 7 Jun 1986 v Canada Burnaby Lake 28 May 1989 v Scotland XV Tokyo
Ireland 13* 7 Jun 1987 v Australia Sydney 18 Nov 1989 v New Zealand Lansdowne Road
New Zealand 12 20 Aug 1983 v Australia Sydney 26 Oct 1985 v Argentina Buenos Aires
Lions 12* 31 May 1980 v South Africa Cape Town 15 Jul 1989 v Australia Sydney
Italy 11 17 Feb 1980 v France XV Clermont-Ferrand 25 Oct 1981 v Soviet Union Moscow
Scotland 11 21 Feb 1987 v Ireland Murrayfield 20 Feb 1988 v Wales Cardiff
Italy 11* 7 Feb 1988 v France XV Monte Carlo 5 Nov 1989 v Soviet Union Moscow
South Africa 10 31 May 1980 v Lions Cape Town 15 Aug 1981 v New Zealand Christchurch
Japan 10 25 Sep 1983 v Ox & Camb Tokyo 26 Oct 1985 v France XV Nantes
Scotland 10 3 Mar 1984 v Ireland Lansdowne Road 1 Feb 1986 v Wales Cardiff
Fiji 10 24 May 1987 v Argentina Hamilton 2 Jul 1988 v Tonga Nuku A'lofa
Wales 10 20 Feb 1988 v Scotland Cardiff 18 Feb 1989 v France Parc des Princes
France 9 19 Jan 1980 v Wales Cardiff 7 Mar 1981 v Wales Parc des Princes
England 9 6 Feb 1982 v Ireland Twickenham 4 Feb 1984 v Scotland Murrayfield
New Zealand 9 11 Jun 1988 v Wales Auckland 5 Aug 1989 v Australia Auckland
Ireland 8 21 Nov 1981 v Australia Lansdowne Road 5 Mar 1983 v Wales Cardiff
S America 8* 26 Apr 1980 v South Africa Johannesburg 27 Oct 1984 v South Africa Cape Town
South Africa 8* 20 Oct 1984 v S America Pretoria 2 Sep 1989 v World XV Johannesburg
Zimbabwe 8* 21 May 1988 v Scotland XV Bulawayo 30 Sep 1989 v Italy Treviso
Scotland 7 6 Mar 1982 v France Murrayfield 19 Feb 1983 v Wales Murrayfield
Ireland 7 2 Mar 1985 v France Lansdowne Road 15 Mar 1986 v Scotland Lansdowne Road
Italy 7 8 Feb 1986 v Tunisia Rovigo 16 Nov 1986 v Soviet Union Genova
Wales 7 1 Feb 1986 v Scotland Cardiff 7 Feb 1987 v France Parc des Princes
Tonga 7 12 Jun 1986 v Wales Nuku A'lofa 3 Jun 1987 v Ireland Brisbane
Romania 7 23 Oct 1988 v Soviet Union Almaty 24 Sep 1989 v Zimbabwe Brasov
Fiji 6 23 Jul 1980 v NZ XV Suva 27 Jun 1981 v Samoa Lautoka
Argentina 6 26 Oct 1985 v New Zealand Buenos Aires 12 Jul 1986 v Australia Sydney
Spain 6 19 Mar 1989 v France XV Hendaye 15 Jul 1989 v Zimbabwe Harare
Uruguay 6* 3 Sep 1988 v Belgium Montevideo 7 Nov 1989 v USA Montevideo

* indicates that the sequence is ongoing

Records include the following current or recent matches:
Scotland v Romania at Murrayfield, Dec 9, 1989 [32-0 FT]
Ireland v New Zealand at Lansdowne Road, Nov 18, 1989 [6-23 FT]
Netherlands v Emerging Wallabies at Hilversum, Nov 17, 1989 [15-32 FT]