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, February 26, 2017

Jai Alai/Cesta Punta--Naiz article on young Basque players leaving for Fronton Mexico

Euskal Pilotarian Mexikon (Naiz) by Gotzon Aranburu (February 24, 2017). This is a feature article on 3 young players who will be leaving shortly for Mexico City, Mexico, to join the roster at Fronton Mexico, which is set to begin play in early March. The players are Aaron Gonzalez, Ekhi Martinez, and Julien del Rio. The article also provides background about the new endeavor.

The three players were recently featured in the Gran Fiesta de la Cesta Punta (Alavesa), covered in the blog a couple of weeks ago, with links to match video.