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, August 6, 2016

Jai Alai/Cesta Punta--Internationaux Cesta Punta--Master 3 Tournament

The 2016 Donibane Lohizune (Saint-Jean-de-Luz) Internationaux Cesta Punta Masters competitions began on July 7, 2016 and run through August 25, 2016. At the ICP website, you will find scheduled matches, results, match articles, rules of the competition, player pages, and how the player points are determined, among other information.

The Master 3 Internationaux Cesta Punta Tournament was held at Donibane Lohizune (Saint-Jean-de-Luz) (1) (2) from July 28-August 4, 2016.

All match scores and match articles are available at the Internationaux Cesta Punta site. Note: as of February 11, 2017 this link no longer worked. I was able to link directly to the match articles. Those links are below.

Full Match videos are also available at the Internationaux Cesta Punta Youtube site.

July 28, 2016:

First Semi-Final: J. Tambourindeguy-Txasio defeated P. Tambourindeguy- Eyheragary (substituting for the injured Inza) 2-0 (15-12, 15-6)

Match article

Match highlights

Full Match Video

August 2, 2016

Second Semi-Final: Beaskoetxea-Lekerika defeated Egiguren-Urtasun 2-0 (15-11, 15-9).

Match article

Highlights

Full Match Video

August 4, 2016:

Final: Beaskoetxea-Lekerika defeated J. Tambourindeguy-Txasio 2-0 (15-11, 15-11)

Match article

Highlights

Full match video

MY ARTICLE: Cumulative match records for all participants in both Internationaux Cesta Punta and Jai Alai World Tour Summer Partidos through the first 7 tournaments