Story by Rokinray of SayHiLi website
Holiday week at the Casino Dania Beach Jai-Alai fronton features five pari-mutuel performances in five days starting with a 7 pm performance on Wednesday, Dec. 28. Qualifying points for the 2022-23 Dania Invitational can be earned through the 1 pm performance on New Year’s Eve. Players have been accumulating five, three or one points for their win, place, show finishes since action started on Thursday, December 1. Fans should note no jai-alai Saturday night (New Year’s Eve). Games will be played during a New Year’s Day matinee at 1 pm.
In all 12 front courters and 10 back courters are vying for a spot on one of the eight doubles teams that will play in the partido matchups. Find updated stats here on sayhili.com. Manci has the back court nearly locked up with a 41-point lead over Atain II. Bixente holds a 185-181 over Zulaika but Zulaika has two games in hand. The standings show steep competition for the final spots in both the front and back court.