Jose Ramon Oyarbide

Backcourt 
6'1" 200 lbs.

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown 
Born July 13, 1974 
San Sebastian, Spain 

player pic
"#58 OYARBIDE"


2004 Summer:  Backcourt Doubles Champion

2002-03 Winter:  Backcourt Doubles Champion

Career Statistics at Dania Jai-Alai

Year (season) Games
Played
Win Place Show Win
%
% in
Money
2011/12 winter 526 63 66 77 .120 .392
2011 summer 541 60 63 61 .111 .340
2010/11 winter 587 74 79 76 .126 .390
2010 summer 799 88 94 109 .110 .364
2009/10 winter 715 88 98 100 .123 .400
2009 summer 955 *137 118 118 .143 .391
2008/09 winter 669 80 84 99 .120 .393
2008 summer 471 57 59 54 .121 .361
2007/08 winter 713 90 100 85 .126 .386
2007 summer 471 57 59 54 .121 .361
2006/07 winter 772 119 98 86 .154 .392
2006 summer 692 95 108 76 .137 .403
2005/06 winter 824 99 122 99 .120 .388
2005 summer 735 84 97 106 .114 .390
2004/05 winter 444 48 63 57 .108 .378
2004 summer 766 112 105 94 .146 .406
2003/04 winter 709 107 82 103 .151 .412
2003 summer 729 112 95 86 .154 .402
2002/03 winter 767 108 104 99 .141 .405
2002 summer 879 113 106 116 .129 .381
2001/02 winter 1029 *160 146 135 .155 .429
2001 summer 963 126 126 127 .131 .394
2000/01 winter 874 113 119 109 .129 .390
2000 summer 439 33 46 53 .075 .301
1999/00 winter 775 97 114 103 .125 .405
1999 summer 581 66 83 72 .114 .380
1998/99 winter  1,293  178  214  202  .138*  .459 
Link to Current Season Statistics 
* Denotes top ten in wins.


Personal Q&A
Languages: Spanish, English
Favorite Movies:  Field of Dreams & Blade Runner
Favorite TV Shows:  Sports
Favorite Performers:  Counting Crows
Hobbies:  Beach/Tennis
Favorite Food:  Steak, Pasta 
Favorite Sports Star:  M. Jordan & J. Rice
Favorite Childhood Memory:  Birth of my sister 
Proudest Moment:  When I got my chemical engineer degree
Most Embarrassing Moment:  When I lost my helmet, after a throw.
Age I Began Playing Jai-Alai:  10
Relatives Who Play Jai-Alai:  Father and Uncle
Strongest Part of My Game:  Reverse
Weakest Part of My Game:  Right side
If I Weren't Playing Jai-Alai I Would Like to Be:  Putting my degree to work.
What I Enjoy Most About Playing Jai-Alai:  The guys you get to know
My Fantasy Is:  To find something important in chemistry research
Major Accomplishments:  Spanish Champion in '97
I'd Give Anything to Meet:  Michael Jordan
Superstitions:  none
My Friends Like Me Because:  I'm trustful
When People Meet Me They Think:  I'm very quiet
If I've Learned One Thing In Life It's:  You can't trust everybody
I've Never Been Able To:  --
If I Could Do It Over, I Would:  have studied physical therapy
The Worst Part of My Job Is:  When you get in a slump and can't win a game
I Can't Stand When:  I miss an easy ball
Best Advice My Parents Ever Gave Me:  To finish off my studies and get my degree
Nobody Knows I:  collect cups and jars
I'm Better Than Anyone Else When It Comes To:  playing "mus"
Nobody Would Believe It If They Saw Me:  doing a back flip
Behind My Back, My Friends Say:  How can I know?



Jai-Alai FAQ's | Sexy Player | Deals | What's a Basque? | Photos
Trivia | Unusual Food | Quiz Show | Tourney Info

The Game | Dania Jai-Alai | Bet On It! | Program | Top 10 | What's Cool


Home