This is a current awareness blog that links to the latest sources of information on Basque Pelota matches and Tournaments. It covers both North and South Basque modalities: Mano, Main Nue, Pala, Paleta, Remonte, Cesta Punta, Jai Alai, and minor modalites. We link to match articles, statistics and video highlights and/or full match videos.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016
Main Nue Tournament--Trophee de la Rune
Ducassou defeated Guichandut 40-19 on May 28, 2016
Match article: (Source: Esku Pilota)
MY ARTICLE: Match summary and comparison between singles Mano and Main Neu
Decade linescore: 8-2; 12-8; 20-10; 27-13; 33-17
Full Match Video (Source: Esku Pilota Youtube site)
Guichandut defeated Bilbao 40-30 on May 21, 2016
Decade linescore: 10-4; 20-9; 30-26; 40-30
Ducassou defeated Amulet (substituting for Larralde) 40-19 on May 21, 2016
Decade linescore: 10-7: 20-10: 30-15
Match Stories for both matches (Source: Esku Pilota)
Both semifinals were fairly easy victories, Guichandut pulling away from a challenge in the middle of the match (Bilbao had closed to 27-26). Ducassou pulled further away as the match progressed.