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.
Sunday, August 21, 2016
Pala--Kirol Txartela Masters Tournament--Players--Tournament Regulations--Championship and Third Place Match
August 17, 2016:
Navarro*-Brefel defeated Zubiri-Ayerbe 3-2 (6-10, 10-8, 4-10, 10-6, 10-9). (Match and joko score source: EITB).
Third Place Match:
Landeta--Ibai-Perez defeated Arozena*-Irrigoyen* (substituting for Ibargari) 3-1 (10-5, 9-10, 10-4, 10-5). (Match and joko score source: EITB),
Match articles and photos for both matches (source: Innpala Fronton Facebook page).
Selected player analysis article for the league phase of the tournament (source: Innpala Fronton Facebook page).
Full match video for both matches (third place match: 0:00-50 minutes, 32 seconds on the video, final match and trophy presentation: 52:02 to end of video). (Source: EITB).
Sylvain Brefel was named Player of the Tournament.
MY ARTICLE: Individual joko linescores and analysis for both matches
MY ARTICLE: Kirol Txartela Masters Tournament--full tournament summary: scores, cumulative tables, articles, video