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Top League 2007/08

Teams variations
Relegated to West Regional Top League 2007/08:World Fighting Bull
Relegated to East Regional Top League 2007/08:Secom Rugguts
Promoted from East Regional Top League 2006/07:Mitsubishi Dynaboars
Promoted from Kyushu Regional Top League 2006/07:Kyuden Voltex

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Sanyo Wild Knights63131300593170423110Qualified to semifinals
2Suntory Sungoliath53131012453229224101
3Toyota Verblitz501391345226918393
4Toshiba Brave Lupus4713100339826313552
5Kobelco Steelers461390437734829100
6NEC Green Rockets42139043582847460
7Yamaha Jubilo371370640925815163
8Kubota Spears2613508265262333
9Coca-Cola West Red Sparks2513508287352-6532
10Kyuden Voltex2113409266408-14223
11IBM Big Blue20133010256359-10335Qualified for playout
12Fukuoka Sanix Blues1913409180382-20221
13Ricoh Black Rams17133010217399-18232Relegated
14Mitsubishi Dynaboars3130013182710-52821

Coca-Cola
West
Red
Sparks
Fukuoka
Sanix
Blues
IBM
Big
Blue
Kobelco
Steelers
Kubota
Spears
Kyuden
Voltex
Mitsubishi
Dynaboars
NEC
Green
Rockets
Ricoh
Black
Rams
Sanyo
Wild
Knights
Suntory
Sungoliath
Toshiba
Brave
Lupus
Toyota
Verblitz
Yamaha
Jubilo
Coca-Cola
West
Red
Sparks
-13-1025-1316-2067-1227-3519-5516-4318-39
Fukuoka
Sanix
Blues
17-13-12-525-1317-100-4521-2913-207-5
IBM
Big
Blue
23-12-14-2113-528-4517-39
Kobelco
Steelers
27-1628-26-33-3154-736-2126-1714-317-45
Kubota
Spears
17-3319-1021-28-27-2011-1330-147-14
Kyuden
Voltex
10-36-37-1523-6119-3422-2722-47
Mitsubishi
Dynaboars
17-4514-64-15-3912-6626-59
NEC
Green
Rockets
38-2257-34-7-348-1933-2124-40
Ricoh
Black
Rams
6-109-317-207-33-10-3922-43
Sanyo
Wild
Knights
72-557-2157-2419-652-7-35-2440-10
Suntory
Sungoliath
22-2355-2624-1450-10-31-3131-7
Toshiba
Brave
Lupus
28-1236-1733-1740-240-413-10-
Toyota
Verblitz
53-2437-3015-1959-1061-2025-2619-17-
Yamaha
Jubilo
28-3196-019-2358-321-3926-20-

Final phase


Matches schedule
09/03/2008 - Playout
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Mazda Blue Zoomers79-10
IBM Big Blue - World Fighting Bull20-17
24/02/2008 - Final
Sanyo Wild Knights - Suntory Sungoliath10-14
17/02/2008 - Semifinals
Sanyo Wild Knights - Toshiba Brave Lupus25-21
Toyota Verblitz - Suntory Sungoliath10-33
09/02/2008 - Regular season
NEC Green Rockets - Sanyo Wild Knights7-34
Suntory Sungoliath - Toyota Verblitz31-31
03/02/2008 - Regular season
Kobelco Steelers - IBM Big Blue28-26
Kubota Spears - Kyuden Voltex27-20
02/02/2008 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Mitsubishi Dynaboars67-12
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Ricoh Black Rams21-29
Yamaha Jubilo - Toshiba Brave Lupus21-39
27/01/2008 - Regular season
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Kobelco Steelers12-52
Kubota Spears - IBM Big Blue19-10
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Sanyo Wild Knights12-66
26/01/2008 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - NEC Green Rockets27-35
Ricoh Black Rams - Kyuden Voltex17-20
Suntory Sungoliath - Yamaha Jubilo31-7
Toyota Verblitz - Toshiba Brave Lupus19-17
20/01/2008 - Regular season
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Kyuden Voltex5-13
Sanyo Wild Knights - Yamaha Jubilo40-10
Suntory Sungoliath - Kubota Spears24-14
19/01/2008 - Regular season
Kobelco Steelers - Ricoh Black Rams26-17
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - IBM Big Blue17-45
NEC Green Rockets - Toshiba Brave Lupus33-21
Toyota Verblitz - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks53-24
14/01/2008 - Regular season
Kubota Spears - Fukuoka Sanix Blues17-33
Sanyo Wild Knights - Kyuden Voltex52-7
13/01/2008 - Regular season
IBM Big Blue - Toshiba Brave Lupus8-45
Kobelco Steelers - Toyota Verblitz7-45
NEC Green Rockets - Suntory Sungoliath8-19
Ricoh Black Rams - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks6-10
Yamaha Jubilo - Mitsubishi Dynaboars96-0
06/01/2008 - Regular season
NEC Green Rockets - Toyota Verblitz24-40
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Kubota Spears33-17
05/01/2008 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Sanyo Wild Knights19-55
Kyuden Voltex - IBM Big Blue10-36
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Ricoh Black Rams15-39
Suntory Sungoliath - Fukuoka Sanix Blues55-26
Yamaha Jubilo - Kobelco Steelers28-31
24/12/2007 - Regular season
IBM Big Blue - NEC Green Rockets14-21
22/12/2007 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Kyuden Voltex16-20
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Toyota Verblitz13-20
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Kubota Spears14-64
Sanyo Wild Knights - Suntory Sungoliath35-24
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Kobelco Steelers36-17
Yamaha Jubilo - Ricoh Black Rams58-3
16/12/2007 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - IBM Big Blue13-10
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Mitsubishi Dynaboars17-10
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Sanyo Wild Knights0-41
15/12/2007 - Regular season
Kobelco Steelers - Suntory Sungoliath14-31
Kyuden Voltex - Yamaha Jubilo22-47
Ricoh Black Rams - NEC Green Rockets7-33
Toyota Verblitz - Kubota Spears15-19
09/12/2007 - Regular season
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - NEC Green Rockets0-45
Kyuden Voltex - Suntory Sungoliath23-61
Toyota Verblitz - Sanyo Wild Knights25-26
08/12/2007 - Regular season
IBM Big Blue - Yamaha Jubilo17-39
Kobelco Steelers - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks27-16
Kubota Spears - Ricoh Black Rams30-14
Mitsubishi Dynaboars - Toshiba Brave Lupus26-59
02/12/2007 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Yamaha Jubilo18-39
Kubota Spears - NEC Green Rockets11-13
Kyuden Voltex - Toshiba Brave Lupus19-34
Sanyo Wild Knights - Kobelco Steelers57-24
01/12/2007 - Regular season
IBM Big Blue - Fukuoka Sanix Blues23-12
Suntory Sungoliath - Mitsubishi Dynaboars50-10
Toyota Verblitz - Ricoh Black Rams61-20
18/11/2007 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Toshiba Brave Lupus16-43
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Yamaha Jubilo7-5
NEC Green Rockets - Mitsubishi Dynaboars57-34
Sanyo Wild Knights - IBM Big Blue57-21
17/11/2007 - Regular season
Kubota Spears - Kobelco Steelers21-28
Kyuden Voltex - Toyota Verblitz22-27
Ricoh Black Rams - Suntory Sungoliath22-43
10/11/2007 - Regular season
Kobelco Steelers - Mitsubishi Dynaboars54-7
Kubota Spears - Yamaha Jubilo7-14
NEC Green Rockets - Kyuden Voltex38-22
Ricoh Black Rams - Sanyo Wild Knights10-39
Suntory Sungoliath - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks22-23
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Fukuoka Sanix Blues28-12
Toyota Verblitz - IBM Big Blue37-30
04/11/2007 - Regular season
IBM Big Blue - Suntory Sungoliath13-52
Kobelco Steelers - Kyuden Voltex33-31
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Ricoh Black Rams40-24
03/11/2007 - Regular season
Coca-Cola West Red Sparks - Kubota Spears25-13
Sanyo Wild Knights - Fukuoka Sanix Blues72-5
Toyota Verblitz - Mitsubishi Dynaboars59-10
Yamaha Jubilo - NEC Green Rockets19-23
28/10/2007 - Regular season
Kyuden Voltex - Mitsubishi Dynaboars37-15
27/10/2007 - Regular season
Ricoh Black Rams - IBM Big Blue9-3
Sanyo Wild Knights - Kubota Spears19-6
Yamaha Jubilo - Toyota Verblitz26-20
26/10/2007 - Regular season
Fukuoka Sanix Blues - Coca-Cola West Red Sparks17-13
Kobelco Steelers - NEC Green Rockets36-21
Toshiba Brave Lupus - Suntory Sungoliath3-10