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

Mano--Torneo San Saturio-Ciudad de Soria

Torneo San Saturio-Ciudad de Soria was played at Polideportivo la Juventud (1) (2) on September 30 and October 2, 2016

September 30:

Only semi-final

Bengoetxea VI-Albisu defeated Irribarria-Merino II 22-15

Match statistics, linescore, and graph (ASPE)

October 2, 2016:


Altuna III-Untoria defeated Bengoetxea VI-Albisu 22-16

Full match video (EITB) (match begins at 1 hour, 5 minutes, 5 seconds on the video)

Match article (

Match statistics (ASPE)

Partial linescore (winners always listed 1st).

14-7; 14-11; 16-16; 22-16

The final summer tournament of 2016 was yet another win for Altuna III, his 5th in 7 championship finals. He won with 4 different partners.