Team Mat Start Date Opposition Ground End Date Opposition Ground
Australia 25* 6 Sep 1986 v New Zealand Auckland 11 Nov 1989 v France Lille
France 19 23 Oct 1986 v Romania Bucharest 18 Jun 1988 v Argentina Buenos Aires
New Zealand 19* 22 May 1987 v Italy Auckland 18 Nov 1989 v Ireland Lansdowne Road
Australia 18 9 Jun 1984 v Fiji Suva 9 Aug 1986 v New Zealand Wellington
Australia 16 24 May 1980 v Fiji Suva 9 Jul 1983 v USA Sydney
New Zealand 16 12 Sep 1981 v South Africa Auckland 23 Jun 1984 v France Auckland
South Africa 16* 15 Aug 1981 v New Zealand Christchurch 2 Sep 1989 v World XV Johannesburg
Wales 14 7 Mar 1987 v England Cardiff 19 Mar 1988 v France Cardiff
Argentina 13 23 Nov 1982 v Spain Madrid 26 Oct 1985 v New Zealand Buenos Aires
France 13 16 Feb 1985 v Scotland Parc des Princes 21 Jun 1986 v Australia Sydney
Fiji 12 31 May 1986 v Wales Suva 4 Jun 1988 v Samoa Apia
France 11 6 Feb 1982 v Wales Cardiff 19 Mar 1983 v Wales Parc des Princes
Czechia 11 20 Jun 1981 v West Germany Brno 13 Oct 1984 v Poland Havirov
Scotland 11 1 Feb 1986 v Wales Cardiff 2 Jun 1987 v Romania Dunedin
Argentina 11 3 May 1987 v Uruguay Montevideo 18 Jun 1988 v France Buenos Aires
South Africa 10 26 Apr 1980 v S America Johannesburg 30 May 1981 v Ireland Cape Town
Scotland 10 2 Feb 1980 v Ireland Lansdowne Road 20 Jun 1981 v New Zealand Auckland
Wales 10 7 Mar 1981 v France Parc des Princes 19 Mar 1983 v France Parc des Princes
Scotland 10 15 Jan 1983 v Ireland Murrayfield 20 May 1984 v Romania Bucharest
France 9 19 Nov 1983 v Australia Parc des Princes 10 Nov 1984 v Romania Bucharest
Japan 9 31 May 1986 v USA Torrance 3 Oct 1987 v Ireland Stud Tokyo
Zimbabwe 9 28 Jun 1987 v Soviet Union Harare 13 Aug 1989 v Kenya Harare
Fiji 8 27 Aug 1981 v Tonga Nuku A'lofa 18 Jun 1983 v Tonga Suva
Ireland 8 15 Feb 1986 v Wales Lansdowne Road 4 Apr 1987 v Wales Cardiff
Argentina 8* 24 Jun 1989 v Italy Buenos Aires 8 Nov 1989 v USA Buenos Aires
France 7 17 Jan 1981 v Scotland Parc des Princes 1 Nov 1981 v Romania Narbonne
Japan 7 16 Nov 1980 v Korea Taipei 30 May 1982 v NZ Unis Pukekohe
Argentina 7 9 Aug 1980 v World XV Buenos Aires 14 Nov 1982 v France Toulouse
Wales 7 21 Jan 1984 v Scotland Cardiff 16 Mar 1985 v Ireland Cardiff
New Zealand 7 8 Jun 1985 v England Wellington 23 Aug 1986 v Australia Dunedin
Spain 7 20 Nov 1988 v Soviet Union Madrid 15 Jul 1989 v Zimbabwe Harare
Uruguay 7 30 Sep 1987 v Chile Santiago 14 Oct 1989 v Argentina Montevideo
New Zealand 6 28 Jun 1980 v Australia Brisbane 15 Aug 1981 v South Africa Christchurch
Tonga 6 28 Aug 1982 v Fiji Suva 14 Sep 1983 v Fiji Apia
S America 6* 18 Oct 1980 v South Africa Montevideo 27 Oct 1984 v South Africa Cape Town
Italy 6 13 Apr 1986 v Portugal Jesi 18 Jan 1987 v Portugal Lisbon
USA 6 8 Nov 1986 v Canada Tucson 3 Jun 1987 v England Sydney
England 6 19 Mar 1988 v Ireland Twickenham 5 Nov 1988 v Australia Twickenham

* 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]