Tiger's Jai-Alai Heaven
(el Cielo de Cesta Punta)
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Note: The Chalk Talk forum has its own search function,
where you can check the last four months, or so.
Welcome to Jai-Alai Heaven, providing supporting info to the Chalk Talk discussion forum.
We have information typically not available elsewhere, including:
- Historical statistics, with an emphasis on gambling aspects
- Statistical analysis of a variety of jai-alai situations
- Programs, rosters and photos
- Legislation and news related to pari-mutuel operations and competitive gambling
Miscellaneous analyses, analytical and simulated, tabular and graphic.
Magazine and newspaper articles, various sources.
Time Magazine, January, 1930: "Jai Alai" - Domingo ("The Fox") Ugalde
Sports Illustrated, March 29, 1965: "Fury at the Fronton" - Churruca
Ford Times, November, 1969: "Jai Alai: World's Fastest Sport"
Sports Illustrated, June 23, 1975: "The Glass Menagerie" - Miami Jai-Alai
Interview: Bridgeport Yearbook, 1977-78
Hartford Courant, September 13, 1995: "Jai alai players have nowhere to turn" - Danny
Cigar Aficionado, April, 2000 "Off The Wall" - Arriaga
Fairfield County Weekly (November, 2001) - "It's Been a Long Run for Milford Jai-Alai"
New York Times, December 13, 2001 - "Jai Alai Retires From Connecticut; Sport's Fans, Most Elderly, Lament"
Stuart News, April 12. 2004: "Jai-Alai 'family'
changes, endures" - Ft. Pierce History
New York Times, June 12, 2004 - "Jai Alai Flounders With Few Participants and a Shrinking Fan Base"
Quahog.org, February 12, 2009 - "Where Have All the Frontons Gone?"
The Northern Star News Magazine, January, 2013 - "The
Fleischman Chronicles - A Forty Year Jai-Alai Journey" - Marty Fleischman
The Northern Star News Magazine, February, 2013 - "The Fleischman Chronicles - The Finale" - Marty Fleischman
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American Amateur Jai-Alai
- Milford, CT (DEFUNCT)
U - Brooklyn, NY
Connecticut Amateur Jai-Alai (COMING SOON)
Terrace Park - Brooklyn, NY
Sports Authority - Milford, CT
Jack Puryear Park (NJAA home court) - St Petersburg, FL
(PAGE UNDER REVISION)
Playground - Astoria, Queens, NY
American Amateur Jai-Alai - North Miami,
Brian McMahon High School - Norwalk, CT (DEFUNCT)
Britton Plaza -
Hamilton Mall -
Mays Landing, NJ
Killian Palms -
Lake Lytal - West
Palm Beach, FL
T J Maxx - Orange,
Bits of this and that,
and pieces of string too short to save
Items for sale by Chalk Talk members
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