There are the Pacific League Championship Series. The Seibu Lions fought with the Hokkaido nippon Ham Fighters, and it was the victory after tough fighting. The Seibu Lions were hustling to eke out a tough victory in the first stage against the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters. The second stage of the Pacific League playoffs became exciting game. As a result, the Seibu Lions controlled the close game and defeated the Fukuoka Daiei Hawks.