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International Rules Handball-Pelota | Ireland v Basque Country 1932

Ireland v Basque Country International 1932

DateIreland TeamBasque Country Team
Singles
22.06.32P. Perry 2Jose Aramendi110-21. 21-11, 21-20
22.06.32P. Bell2Manuel Urcelay113-21, 21-16, 21-13
Hard-Ball Doubles
24.06.32J. McGrath &
R. McGinn
2M. Urcelay &
J. Aramendi
31-21, 21-17, 6-21, 21-20, 8-21
Hardball Doubles
28.06.32P. Berry &
B. Walsh
0M. Urcelay &
J. Aramendi
35-21, 13-21, 2-21

The series finished Ireland 2 Basque Country 2.

About

The match was organised by Eamonn de Valera, and featured the Irish Soft-ball Champion, P. Perry, the Irish Junior soft-ball champion, as well as Gardai Sgt. J. McGrath (Depot) & R. McGinn (Clontarf).

Sets alternated between using the Irish ball and the Basque ball.

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Enda Fahy.

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American & World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 21 August 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2019

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