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Top Challenge League 2017/18

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Honda Heat3577004785242670Qualified for playoff
2Red Dolphins Hino28760126612913740
3Mitsubishi Dynaboars24750224212511731
4Kyuden Voltex1874032091783120
5Kamaishi Sea Waves137214162188-2621Qualified for playout
6Mazda Blue Zoomers117214176217-4110
7Chugoku Electric Power5710688369-28110
8Chubu Electric Power0700776439-36300

Chubu
Electric
Power
Chugoku
Electric
Power
Honda
Heat
Kamaishi
Sea
Waves
Kyuden
Voltex
Mazda
Blue
Zoomers
Mitsubishi
Dynaboars
Red
Dolphins
Hino
Chubu
Electric
Power
-7-3514-5924-68
Chugoku
Electric
Power
-0-1038-697-4817-52
Honda
Heat
155-0-31-753-1226-3
Kamaishi
Sea
Waves
31-183-60-20-227-1911-24
Kyuden
Voltex
47-1759-3-31-2010-45
Mazda
Blue
Zoomers
20-731-31-19-68
Mitsubishi
Dynaboars
27-5019-5-16-22
Red
Dolphins
Hino
55-742-33-

Second phase
Playoff
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Honda Heat1833002002317730Promoted
2Red Dolphins Hino1032016679-1300Qualified for playoff
3Mitsubishi Dynaboars631026392-2910
4Kyuden Voltex0300331166-13500
The teams started with a number of points depending of first phase placing:

Matches
Second phase
10/12/2017Honda Heat - Kyuden Voltex92-5
10/12/2017Red Dolphins Hino - Mitsubishi Dynaboars27-10
17/12/2017Honda Heat - Mitsubishi Dynaboars53-8
17/12/2017Red Dolphins Hino - Kyuden Voltex29-14
24/12/2017Honda Heat - Red Dolphins Hino55-10
24/12/2017Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Kyuden Voltex45-12

Playout
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Mazda Blue Zoomers153300113446910
2Chugoku Electric Power10320195672810
3Kamaishi Sea Waves103102126557112Qualified for playout
4Chubu Electric Power0300315183-16800Relegated
The teams started with a number of points depending of first phase placing:

Matches
Second phase
09/12/2017Kamaishi Sea Waves - Chubu Electric Power76-0
09/12/2017Mazda Blue Zoomers - Chugoku Electric Power29-17
16/12/2017Kamaishi Sea Waves - Chugoku Electric Power28-31
16/12/2017Mazda Blue Zoomers - Chubu Electric Power60-5
23/12/2017Chugoku Electric Power - Chubu Electric Power47-10
23/12/2017Kamaishi Sea Waves - Mazda Blue Zoomers22-24

Playout

Matches schedule
13/01/2018 - Playout
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Osaka Police55-19
24/12/2017 - Second phase
Honda Heat - Red Dolphins Hino55-10
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Kyuden Voltex45-12
23/12/2017 - Second phase
Chugoku Electric Power - Chubu Electric Power47-10
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Mazda Blue Zoomers22-24
17/12/2017 - Second phase
Honda Heat - Mitsubishi Dynaboars53-8
Red Dolphins Hino - Kyuden Voltex29-14
16/12/2017 - Second phase
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Chugoku Electric Power28-31
Mazda Blue Zoomers - Chubu Electric Power60-5
10/12/2017 - Second phase
Honda Heat - Kyuden Voltex92-5
Red Dolphins Hino - Mitsubishi Dynaboars27-10
09/12/2017 - Second phase
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Chubu Electric Power76-0
Mazda Blue Zoomers - Chugoku Electric Power29-17
25/11/2017 - Regular season
Chubu Electric Power - Kamaishi Sea Waves14-59
Honda Heat - Red Dolphins Hino26-3
19/11/2017 - Regular season
Chubu Electric Power - Chugoku Electric Power7-35
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Honda Heat27-50
Red Dolphins Hino - Kyuden Voltex42-33
18/11/2017 - Regular season
Mazda Blue Zoomers - Kamaishi Sea Waves31-31
11/11/2017 - Regular season
Chugoku Electric Power - Mazda Blue Zoomers8-69
Kyuden Voltex - Mitsubishi Dynaboars10-45
22/10/2017 - Regular season
Honda Heat - Kyuden Voltex31-7
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Red Dolphins Hino16-22
21/10/2017 - Regular season
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Chugoku Electric Power31-18
Mazda Blue Zoomers - Chubu Electric Power20-7
15/10/2017 - Regular season
Chugoku Electric Power - Mitsubishi Dynaboars7-48
14/10/2017 - Regular season
Honda Heat - Chubu Electric Power155-0
Kyuden Voltex - Mazda Blue Zoomers31-20
07/10/2017 - Regular season
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Red Dolphins Hino11-24
24/09/2017 - Regular season
Chubu Electric Power - Mitsubishi Dynaboars24-68
Chugoku Electric Power - Honda Heat0-103
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Kyuden Voltex20-22
Mazda Blue Zoomers - Red Dolphins Hino19-68
17/09/2017 - Regular season
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Honda Heat3-60
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Mazda Blue Zoomers19-5
16/09/2017 - Regular season
Kyuden Voltex - Chugoku Electric Power59-3
Red Dolphins Hino - Chubu Electric Power55-7
10/09/2017 - Regular season
Kamaishi Sea Waves - Mitsubishi Dynaboars7-19
09/09/2017 - Regular season
Chugoku Electric Power - Red Dolphins Hino17-52
Honda Heat - Mazda Blue Zoomers53-12
Kyuden Voltex - Chubu Electric Power47-17