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West Regional Top League 2007/08

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Relegated from Top League 2006/07:World Fighting Bull
Promoted from Lower Leagues 2006/07:JR West Railers - Nippon Shinyaku - Osaka Gas - Ricoh Japan

First phase
Top League A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1World Fighting Bull2966002518216950Qualified for playoff
2Honda Heat2464113239323051
3Kintetsu Liners20640221910711231
4Toyota Shokki Shuttles17631222211810430
5NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes106204145217-7220
6Osaka Police5610567288-22110
7Chubu Electric Power1600667389-32210

Matches
First phase
13/10/2007Kintetsu Liners - World Fighting Bull22-27
13/10/2007Osaka Police - NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes14-34
14/10/2007Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Honda Heat30-30
27/10/2007Kintetsu Liners - Chubu Electric Power68-0
27/10/2007Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Osaka Police68-7
28/10/2007NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes - Honda Heat13-67
10/11/2007World Fighting Bull - Chubu Electric Power47-12
11/11/2007Honda Heat - Osaka Police40-0
11/11/2007Toyota Shokki Shuttles - NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes38-14
18/11/2007NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes - Kintetsu Liners19-43
18/11/2007Toyota Shokki Shuttles - Chubu Electric Power61-14
18/11/2007World Fighting Bull - Osaka Police76-5
01/12/2007Chubu Electric Power - Honda Heat5-122
02/12/2007Kintetsu Liners - Osaka Police48-12
02/12/2007NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes - World Fighting Bull3-41
09/12/2007Kintetsu Liners - Honda Heat14-36
09/12/2007Osaka Police - Chubu Electric Power29-22
09/12/2007World Fighting Bull - Toyota Shokki Shuttles29-12
15/12/2007Chubu Electric Power - NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes14-62
15/12/2007Honda Heat - World Fighting Bull28-31
15/12/2007Kintetsu Liners - Toyota Shokki Shuttles24-13

Top League A1
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1JR West Railers2665012839418960
2Mitsubishi Red Evolutions25650132910322650
3Osaka Gas2264112328914340
4Unitika Phoenix1963121898210741
5Ricoh Japan9620489235-14610
6Nippon Shinyaku5610545277-23210
7Auto Zentsuji0600638325-28700

Matches
First phase
15/09/2007Auto Zentsuji - Osaka Gas7-57
15/09/2007JR West Railers - Ricoh Japan53-5
15/09/2007Unitika Phoenix - Nippon Shinyaku54-5
22/09/2007JR West Railers - Osaka Gas24-35
22/09/2007Mitsubishi Red Evolutions - Nippon Shinyaku82-7
07/10/2007Auto Zentsuji - Ricoh Japan7-41
13/10/2007Auto Zentsuji - Nippon Shinyaku14-26
13/10/2007Mitsubishi Red Evolutions - Ricoh Japan86-21
20/10/2007Unitika Phoenix - Ricoh Japan36-0
27/10/2007JR West Railers - Nippon Shinyaku58-0
27/10/2007Mitsubishi Red Evolutions - Auto Zentsuji87-0
27/10/2007Unitika Phoenix - Osaka Gas24-24
17/11/2007Mitsubishi Red Evolutions - Osaka Gas29-18
17/11/2007Nippon Shinyaku - Ricoh Japan7-17
17/11/2007Unitika Phoenix - JR West Railers11-41
01/12/2007Mitsubishi Red Evolutions - JR West Railers33-49
01/12/2007Osaka Gas - Nippon Shinyaku52-0
09/12/2007Unitika Phoenix - Auto Zentsuji56-0
22/12/2007JR West Railers - Auto Zentsuji58-10
22/12/2007Ricoh Japan - Osaka Gas5-46
22/12/2007Unitika Phoenix - Mitsubishi Red Evolutions8-12

Second phase
Top League A playoff
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiffTBLB
1Kintetsu Liners9220065323310Qualified for Challenge 1
2World Fighting Bull621014437711Qualified for Challenge 2
3Honda Heat020022666-4000

Matches
Second phase
22/12/2007World Fighting Bull - Honda Heat24-14
06/01/2008Honda Heat - Kintetsu Liners12-42
12/01/2008World Fighting Bull - Kintetsu Liners20-23