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.

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Pala--San Fermin Tournament

The San Fermin Tournament was contested at Labrit FrontonIruna (Pamplona) on July 8-10, 2016. Note that * indicates amateur player. For more information on professional players see the player pages linked to on the right side of the blog page. Source for all scores: InnPala Twitter feed.

July 8:

Preliminaries:

Mikel Sanz*-Ibargari defeated Laskoiti*-Imanol 3-0 (10-6, 10-3, 10-6).

Necol--Ibai Perez defeated Zubiri-Ayerbe 3-0 (10-9, 10-4, 10-7).

July 9:

Semi-Finals:

Mikel Sanz*-Ibargari defeated Gaubeka-Echavarren* 3-1 (10-8, 10-6, 6-10, 10-5). In the third joko, G-E came back from a 6-1 deficit to win.

Necol--Ibai-Perez defeated Fusto-Anso* 3-0 (10-7, 10-6, 10-7).

July 10:

Finals:

In the third place match Fusto-Anso* defeated Gaubeka-Echavarren* 3-2 (no scores available).

Mikel Sanz*-Ibargari defeated Necol-Ibai Perez 3-? (10-8, ?-10, 10-5, ? ?) to win the tournament.