Tiger's Jai-Alai Chalk Talk
Discussion forum for Jai-Alai Heaven
Foro de la discusión para el Cielo de Cesta Punta

hits since 8/12/03

Chalk Talk Registration   Participación en Chalk Talk
Useful Links   Hall of Fame   Magic City scratches
Dania scratches  Question of the Week Archive

Enter our Dania Round Robin Rumble (see rules HERE)
All you need to do to enter is to give us your picks for Sunday
But, it's for Chalk Talk members only, so better get registered if you want to play

Re(9): Late Games Upgrade...

I have respect for Frank & Manuel and have known both for 20 years. In fact I executed nearly all of Manuel’s contracts since 2000 at Fort Pierce & Miami. He has practiced with Magic City players since our first year. He will play occasional 15 point partidos as part of after hours practice with our top performing players. He would be the first to tell you that your use of the words “much higher quality” is wrong.

Now much “more experienced” is totally accurate and in Manuel’s case “harder working” also works. But these days he keeps-up and will still win some but not all of the matches, but will not dominate our best players the way he once did.

Even as far back as last year (sometime early 2019) I held a “secret practice” including Toto & Manuel playing as a team before we started the 2019 season (to test the viability of a “Calder -vs- Magic City” tournament). Toto-Manuel did win each partido but only by at most a few points and that was BEFORE we started our second season - so before Douglas & Kubala played their first competitive season. On our court (and I am saying specifically on our court) our top players can compete against virtually any team, amateur or professional with a high degree of success.

Though I have some issues with the format of our tournament, the USNJAC on 12/5 & 12/6 should prove this all out. But I’m confident that I’m a 21 point partido the Magic City teams of Ikeda / Douglas and Carballo / RonRon will dominate just about anyone out there on the Magic City court.


You must register before you can post on this board. You can register here.

Post a reply:
Link Name:
Link URL:
Image URL:

Do you want to post on Chalk Talk?
In order to post your own messages on Chalk Talk, you must first register as a member.
USE THIS LINK Chalk Talk Registration USE THIS LINK to register.
Do NOT use the link above the posting box that says 'You must register ... register here'. It will not work.
Please report problems/questions directly to the Den E-mail: rsbassociates at mindspring dot com
Tiger's Jai-Alai Chalk Talk logos, format and graphics copyright © 2003-2020 by RSB Associates

Create Your Own Free Message Board or Free Forum!
Hosted By Boards2Go Copyright © 2020