Jai Alai or Pelota Vasca (Basque Ball) is played hurling the ball (pelota) with the cesta directly into the front wall. The other player must catch the ball (with the cesta) on the fly or at the first bounce and throw it in one fluid motion. Only sites devoted to Jai Alai are appropriate for this section. Jai Alai Sports.
Jai alai ( / ˈ h aɪ . ə l aɪ / ; Basque: ) is a sport involving a ball bounced off a walled space by accelerating it to high speeds with a hand-held device ( cesta ). (wikipedia)
- Wikipedia: Jai alai is a sport involving a ball bounced off a walled space by accelerating it to high speeds with a hand-held device. It is a variation of Basque pelota. The term, coined by Serafin Baroja in 1875, is also often loosely applied to the fronton where the sport is played. The game is called "zesta-punta" in Basque.
- Sports in Florida
- Basque pelota
- Includes International Federation of Basque Pelota (FIPV) www
Includes information of the organization, Federation of Basque Pelota (FIPV), tournaments schedule, history of the game, rules, equipment, playing areas, photos and videos. [English, Euskera, French, Spanish] International Federation of Basque Pelota (FIPV).
- Live Onlineracing.tv www
Live action from Newport Jai Alai catered via internet (high speed required). Onlineracing.tv. Also Live Streaming Video from greyhound tracks. Onlineracing.tv.
- Offers Jai-alai Info www
Offers basic information about this sport including rules of play, Info, history and trivia. Jai-alai Info.
- News Buber's Basque Page: Pelota www
News and description of Pelota variations. Buber's Basque Page: Pelota.
- A Calculated Bets www
A jai-alai book currently in print. Bets. Includes several years of data from Milford jai-alai and excerpts from the book. Calculated Bets.
- Includes Florida Gaming Corporation www
Includes the history of the Basque sport, Gaming Corporation, the rules, the tools (pelotas and cestas), and the shots. Florida Gaming Corporation.
- Photos, Kellyaga www
Photos, Kellyaga, videos, fronton, news and Jai-Alai related links. Kellyaga.
- Offers Tiger's Jai-Alai Heaven www
Offers message board, Jai-Alai Heaven, statistics, handicapping strategies, history, and related links. Archive of best message threads. Tiger's Jai-Alai Heaven.
- Reconnue Fédération internationale de pelote basque www
Reconnue par le Comité international olympique, internationale de pelote basque, elle rappelle le règlement et informe des manifestations sportives. [Multilingue.] Fédération internationale de pelote basque.
- Offers Orlando Jai-Alai www
Offers statistics, Jai-Alai, results, calendar, and news. Orlando Jai-Alai.
- Rules, Ft. Pierce Jai Alai www
Rules, Pierce Jai Alai, history, calendar, results, shots, roster, and statistics. Ft. Pierce Jai Alai.
- Alexa: Jai Alai Sports
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Jai Alai Sports
- DMOZ: Jai Alai Sports
dmoz.org Directory: Jai Alai Sports