Deportivo fronton

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Deportivo
Full name Frontón Deportivo
Location Recalde str. 28 Bilbao, Bizkaia
Owner Bilbao municipality
Capacity 950
Field size 52m
Opened April 5, 1931

The Deportivo fronton is a 52 meter-long Basque pelota fronton, used mainly in the modalities of hand-pelota, short bat, long bat, pala and paleta. Its located in Bilbao and owned by the local municipality. The fronton was home to the 1944 and 1957 1st Hand-Pelota singles championship, as of 1958, 1959, 1960 and 1994 2nd Hand-Pelota singles championship.

Championships[edit]

1st Hand-Pelota singles championship[edit]

Year Champion Subchampion Score
1944 Atano III Felipe (1) 22-08
1957 García Ariño I Arriaran II 22-11

2nd Hand-Pelota singles championship[edit]

Year Champion Subchampion Score
1958 García Ariño II Azkarate 22-20
1959 Arkaia Elgea 22-11
1960 Lejarazu Atano X 22-09
1994 Santi Armendariz 22-10