Mat Start Date Opposition Ground End Date Opposition Ground
11 1 Oct 1952 v Oxford Uni Osaka 15 Mar 1959 v British Col Osaka
11 27 Sep 1986 v Scotland XV Murrayfield 19 Nov 1988 v Korea Hong Kong
10 2 Aug 1975 v Australia Sydney 21 Oct 1976 v Italy Padova
7 3 Oct 1999 v Samoa Wrexham 10 Jun 2000 v Samoa Apia
7 9 Jun 2007 v Australia A Townsville 20 Sep 2007 v Wales Millennium Stadium
6 15 Apr 1990 v Samoa Tokyo 11 May 1991 v Canada Vancouver
6 25 May 1997 v USA Osaka 10 May 1998 v USA Tokyo
6 3 Jul 2003 v England A Tokyo 27 Oct 2003 v USA Gosford
6 4 Jul 2004 v Italy Tokyo 23 Apr 2005 v Argentina Buenos Aires
5 6 Oct 1973 v Wales XV Cardiff 19 May 1974 v Junior ABs Auckland
5 27 Nov 1982 v Korea Singapore 7 Oct 1984 v France XV Tokyo
5 21 Apr 1985 v USA Tokyo 26 Oct 1985 v France XV Nantes
5 13 Oct 2002 v Korea Ulsan 8 Jun 2003 v Australia A Tokyo
5 4 Jun 2006 v Tonga Fukuoka 1 Jul 2006 v Fiji Osaka
4 27 Mar 1977 v Oxford Uni Tokyo 23 Sep 1978 v France XV Tokyo
3 29 Mar 1970 v NZ Unis Tokyo 28 Sep 1971 v England XV Tokyo
3 13 May 1979 v England XV Osaka 24 Sep 1979 v Camb Uni Tokyo
3 16 May 1982 v NZ Unis Wellington 19 Sep 1982 v England Stud Osaka
3 15 May 1993 v Argentina Tucuman 16 Oct 1993 v Wales Cardiff
3 27 May 1995 v Wales Bloemfontein 4 Jun 1995 v New Zealand Bloemfontein
3 10 Jun 2001 v Wales Osaka 4 Jul 2001 v Samoa Tokyo
3 29 May 2005 v Canada Tokyo 19 Jun 2005 v Ireland Tokyo
3 22 Jun 2008 v Fiji Tokyo 5 Jul 2008 v Samoa Apia
3 10 Sep 2011 v France North Shore City 21 Sep 2011 v Tonga Whangarei
3 5 Jun 2012 v Fiji Nagoya 17 Jun 2012 v Samoa Tokyo
3 25 May 2013 v Tonga Kanagawa 8 Jun 2013 v Wales Osaka
3 24 Jul 2015 v USA Sacramento 3 Aug 2015 v Tonga Vancouver
3 18 Jun 2016 v Scotland Aichi 5 Nov 2016 v Argentina Tokyo
3 17 Jun 2017 v Ireland Shizuoka 4 Nov 2017 v Australia Yokohama
2 27 Sep 1959 v Ox & Camb Osaka 4 Oct 1959 v Ox & Camb Tokyo
2 12 Mar 1967 v NZ Unis Osaka 21 Mar 1967 v NZ Unis Tokyo
2 8 Mar 1970 v NZ Unis Tokyo 15 Mar 1970 v NZ Unis Osaka
2 4 Oct 1980 v Netherlands Hilversum 19 Oct 1980 v France XV Toulouse
2 5 Oct 1991 v Scotland Murrayfield 9 Oct 1991 v Ireland Lansdowne Road
2 11 Feb 1995 v Tonga Nagoya 19 Feb 1995 v Tonga Tokyo
2 18 May 1996 v Hong Kong Hong Kong 9 Jun 1996 v Canada Tokyo
2 6 Jul 1996 v USA San Francisco 13 Jul 1996 v Canada Vancouver
2 15 Jul 2000 v Canada Markham 11 Nov 2000 v Ireland Lansdowne Road
2 18 Jun 2009 v Samoa Sigatoka 23 Jun 2009 v Junior ABs Lautoka
2 2 Nov 2013 v New Zealand Tokyo 9 Nov 2013 v Scotland Murrayfield
2 19 Nov 2016 v Wales Millennium Stadium 26 Nov 2016 v Fiji Vannes
2 3 Nov 2018 v New Zealand Tokyo 17 Nov 2018 v England Twickenham

* indicates that the sequence is ongoing

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]