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.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Main Nue--Player Rankings--October 2, 2016

Main Nue complete player rankings are available on the player rankings page (Under "Main Nue") on the right side of the main blog page. You can also find how these rankings are calculated there.

Complete Player Rankings as of October 2, 2016. Current through Tournoi de Saint Palais. . (Source: Esku Pilota)

Top 5:
Ducassou
Larralde
Ospital
Guichandut
Bilbao

Baptiste Ducassou reclaimed the top ranking even though he lost his semi-final at Saint Palais. The fact that he played at all moved him ahead of Larralde. Ospital cemented his third place ranking by virtue of his victory at Saint Palais. Guichandut and de Ezcurra switched places, Guichandut coming up from #6 to #4, de Ezcurra dropping to #6. Bilbao maintained his spot rounding out the top five.

Complete Player Rankings as of September 25, 2016.

Top 5:
Larralde=Ducassou
Ospital
de Ezcurra
Bilbao