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Japan - National championship Season: Competition overview
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Kansai League 1997/98

Overview
Team placed in 5th and 6th position played a tie break against the two best division b teams to qualify for Companies National Tournament.

Teams variations
Relegated to Lower Leagues 1997/98:Unitika Phoenix
Promoted from Lower Leagues 1996/97:Toyota Shokki Shuttles

Regular season
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Kobelco Steelers21770044991358Winner and qualified for Companies National Tournament
2Toyota Verblitz19760136277285Qualified for Companies National Tournament
3World Fighting Bull177502312177135
4Kintetsu Liners13730429525738
5Toyota Shokki Shuttles137304192284-92Qualified to tie break
6Honda Heat137304165278-113
7NTT Docomo Red Hurricanes97106185363-178Qualified for playout
8Mitsubishi Red Evolutions7700772493-421

Honda
Heat
Kintetsu
Liners
Kobelco
Steelers
Mitsubishi
Red
Evolutions
NTT
Docomo
Red
Hurricanes
Toyota
Shokki
Shuttles
Toyota
Verblitz
World
Fighting
Bull
Honda
Heat
-38-3554-1231-15
Kintetsu
Liners
-114-741-2550-38
Kobelco
Steelers
88-360-14-72-599-2672-322-1636-24
Mitsubishi
Red
Evolutions
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NTT
Docomo
Red
Hurricanes
26-10-
Toyota
Shokki
Shuttles
28-1438-3052-38-
Toyota
Verblitz
50-949-1593-085-1237-11-32-8
World
Fighting
Bull
50-1640-2696-845-4349-16-