What is a Jai Alai Ball?
Jai alai is a sport that originated in the Basque region of Spain. It is a fast-paced game that involves two teams of players throwing a ball, called a pelota, against a wall using curved baskets called cestas. The goal of the game is to catch the ball with the cesta and throw it back at the wall before it bounces twice.
How Much Does a Jai Alai Ball Weight?
A jai alai ball typically weighs between 4 and 5 ounces (113 to 142 grams). The size and weight of the ball can vary depending on the type of game being played. For example, in some versions of jai alai, the balls are larger and heavier than in others. Additionally, professional players often use heavier balls than recreational players.