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.

Monday, April 10, 2017

Jai Alai/Cesta Punta--Fronton Jai Alai TV Special Edition--Fronton Mexico.

The April 7, 2017 edition of Fronton Jai Alai TV, produced by Quintana Roo (Cancun), Mexico's Canal 10, is a special edition spotlighting the newly re-opened Fronton Mexico. Presenter Javier Eguia Berestain and panelist Jose Marie Fernandez Urquiaga host the show. This show is built around extended highlights from the March 26, 2017 FM Star Match between Olha-Irastorza and Egiguren-Inza. It includes interviews with newly signed young Basque players Julien Del Rio, Aaron Gonzalez, and Ekhi Martnez (Del Rio and Ekhi have already played in Star matches), Mexican players Gustavo Lopez and Gonzalo Sierra (Sierra has also played in a Star match), and the ball and cesta maker. There is also an interview with Intendente Pedro Andrinua. The show is in Spanish and runs a little over an hour and 20 minutes. It is available on demand via the following outlets:

Canal 10 Web Page

Canal 10 Youtube


Archived shows going back to October 15, 2016 are available at each site.

For more information about Fronton Mexico Star Matches see the Fronton Mexico recurring results page on the right side of the blog.