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.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Main Nue--Irribarria-Ducassou v Larralde-Amulet

November 10, 2016 Saint Palais (1)(2)

Irribarria-Ducassou defeated Larralde-Amulet 40-30.

Selected linescore (winners always listed first)

3-3; 6-6; 7-7; 8-14; 12-14; 15-15; 21-16; 21-20; 30-24; 35-27; 40-30

Source for all information about this match: Pilota Ttiki blog

Match article

Interview with Irribarria before the match (French and Basque)

In a match arranged by l’ikastola d’Amikuze and played in a mur a gauche with drop-in side and back dugouts, the South Basque Mano singles champion successfully tried his hand at Main Nue. I-D broke open a very tight match with a 19-10 run at the end to win convincingly.