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.
Monday, July 18, 2016
Paleta--Paleta Gomme Cruese--Championnat de France Women's and Men's Final
Source for all on both finals is pelotelive.free.fr
Note that while the videos are available at the below listed sites, the quality of the feed may be much smoother at Ustream, (click on "videos" to reveal all 6 videos) where they were originally live streamed and have been made available on demand.
Leiza-Graciet defeated Halsouet-Comet 2-1 (14-15, 15-10, 10-7)
Competition site: All players and results
Match Final site: (Match linescores, charts, statistics, and video selections from the first and final sets. Make sure to "disactiver" the refresh feature of pelotelive.free.fr before viewing).
Laxalde-Guillenteguy defeated Lissar-Bidegain 2-1 (10-15, 15-11, 10-8).
Match Final Site: Same as above but with basically the full match video. Make sure to "disactiver" the refresh feature of pelotelive.free.fr before viewing).
MY ARTICLE on first impressions of Paleta Gomme Cruese on both trinquet and mur a gauche courts (with example of video of mur a gauche).