International Rules Handball-Pelota | Ireland v Basque Country 1932

Ireland v Basque Country International 1932

DateIreland TeamBasque Country Team
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.


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.


Thanks to Enda Fahy.

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Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American & World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 21 August 2019

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