Mat Opposition Start Date Ground End Date Ground
18* v Korea 15 Jun 2003 Osaka 29 Apr 2017 Tokyo
17* v Hong Kong 31 Oct 1998 Singapore 13 May 2017 Hong Kong
8* v Canada 25 Sep 2007 Bordeaux 11 Jun 2016 Vancouver
7 v Hong Kong 9 Mar 1969 Tokyo 11 May 1996 Tokyo
5 v Canada 31 Jan 1932 Osaka 7 Jun 1986 Burnaby Lake
5 v Tonga 2 Jun 2007 Coffs Harbour 9 Jul 2011 Suva
5* v Kazakhstan 10 May 2008 Almaty 28 Apr 2012 Almaty
5 v USA 16 Nov 2008 Nagoya 14 Jun 2014 Carson
5* v Russia 27 May 2004 Tokyo 20 Sep 2019 Tokyo
4 v Korea 2 Jul 2000 Aomori 14 Jul 2002 Seoul
4* v C Taipai 27 Oct 1998 Singapore 21 Jul 2002 Tainan
4* v Romania 25 May 2005 Tokyo 10 Jun 2017 Kumamoto
3 v Korea 20 Nov 1976 Seoul 16 Nov 1980 Taipei
3 v Korea 29 Oct 1994 Kuala Lumpur 24 Oct 1998 Singapore
3* v Arabian Gulf 16 Apr 2006 Tokyo 8 May 2010 Tokyo
3* v UAE 13 May 2011 Dubai 10 May 2013 Dubai
3* v Spain 20 Aug 1999 Tokyo 23 Nov 2013 Madrid
3* v Sri Lanka 23 Nov 1974 Colombo 10 May 2014 Nagoya
3* v Georgia 5 Sep 2015 Gloucester 23 Jun 2018 Aichi
3* v Samoa 30 May 2014 Tokyo 5 Oct 2019 Aichi
2 v Fiji 8 May 1994 Ehime 15 May 1994 Tokyo
2 v USA 13 Jun 1998 San Francisco 12 Jun 1999 Honolulu
2 v Canada 8 Jul 2001 Tokyo 30 May 2004 Tokyo
2 v Georgia 14 May 2006 Osaka 17 Nov 2012 Tbilisi
2* v Philippines 20 Apr 2013 Fukuoka 3 May 2014 Silangan
2* v Uruguay 22 Aug 2015 Fukuoka 29 Aug 2015 Tokyo
2 v Italy 21 Jun 2014 Tokyo 9 Jun 2018 Oita
2* v Tonga 18 Nov 2017 Toulouse 3 Aug 2019 Osaka
2* v USA 11 Oct 2015 Gloucester 10 Aug 2019 Suva

* 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]