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Saturday, July 23, 2016

Remonte--Tourneo de San Fermin

The Tourneo de San Fermin was played at the Euskal Jai Berri Fronton, Huarte on July 6, 7, and 9, 2016. Source for all scores and statistics, unless otherwise noted: Oriamendi2010.

Tournament Announcement 

July 9:

Final:

Urriza-Etxeberria III defeated Zeberio II-Barrenetxea IV 40-24

Full match video (final followed by 3rd place match) (Source: EITB)

Match article:

Selected linescore:

11-10; 18-10; 31-23; 40-24

Scoring: (Source: EITB)

Urriza--+22 -2; Etxeberria III--+9 -6
Zeberio II--+13 -5; Barrenetxea IV--+3 -4

Other match statistics available at the end of the video (1 hour, 3 minutes, 37 seconds on the recording).

Third place match:

Matxin III-Ion defeated Uterga-Endika 40-35

Scoring: (Source: EITB)

Matxin III--+20 -4; Ion--+7 -7
Uterga--+11 -3; Endika--+13 -10

Other match statistics available at the end of the video (2 hours, 6 minutes, 35 seconds on the recording).

July 7 Semi-Final

Urriza-Etxeberria III defeated Uterga-Endika 40-30

Match article:

Selected linescore (winners listed first).

6-6; 10-15; 20-20; 26-21; 31-25; 40-30

Scoring:

Urriza--+21 -2; Etxeberria III--+7 (including 4 service aces) -5
Uterga--+15 -5; Endika +8 (including 2 service aces) -6

July 6 Semi-final

Zeberio II-Barrenetxea IV defeated Matxin III-Ion 40-36.

Match article:

Selected linescore (winners listed first).

10-10; 18-12; 26-21; 32-26; 32-31; 37-32; 40-36

Scoring:

Zeberio II--+22 -1;  Barrenetxea IV--+11 (including 1 service ace) -(?)
Maxtin III--+19 -3; Ion--+12 (including 5 service aces) -4