NEWS

14.07.2007
Israel Stop Turkey To Earn Top Six Finish
Israel will play for fifth place at the U20 European Championship Men after Elishay Kadir scored 22 points in a 74-64 victory over Turkey.

Daniel Gur Arie added a double-double of 10 points and 10 rebounds and Yogev Ohayon poured in 17 points for the Israelis, who received only nine points from Omri Casspi in 17 minutes.

12.07.2007
Yagmur Block Sinks France

Onat Akis made two free throws with five seconds left and Mehmet Yagmur blocked a game-winning three-point attempt at the buzzer to give Turkey an 80-79 victory over France, securing Turkey fourth place in Group E of the U20 European Championship Men.

The 2.05m Aurelien Salmon had his shot blocked by 1.86m Yagmur at the buzzer as Turkey finished 2-3 in the group while France fell to fifth at 1-4.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Onat Akis 1.85 01.01.1987 Urla-Izmir (TUR)  
 5Melih Mahmutoglu SG 1.91 12.05.1990 Kadiköy (TUR)  
 6Caner Öner SG 1.96 13.07.1987 Faith-Istanbul (TUR)  
 7Birkan Batuk SG 1.96 30.01.1990 Kadiköy (TUR)  
 8Murat Göktas SF 2.01 22.01.1987 Antakya (TUR)  
 9Mehmet Yagmur 1.85 01.07.1987 Izmir (TUR)  
10Can Altintig SG 1.95 01.01.1987 Bursa (TUR)  
11Bora Pacun 2.10 27.05.1987 Izmir (TUR)  
12Cemal Nalga 2.08 16.09.1987 Izmir (TUR)  
13Mutlu Demir 2.04 13.12.1987 St Priest (FRA)  
14Erhan Yetim 2.04 08.05.1987 Izmir (TUR)  
15Oguz Savas 2.11 13.07.1987 Balikesir (TUR)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Nihat Izic
Assistant Coach: Cüneyt Kendirci ,
Erhan Toker

More Headlines

11.07.2007
Slovenia Tame Fighting Turkey
A balanced Slovenia remained undefeated at the U20 European Championship Men with an 82-74 victory over Turkey on Wednesday, keeping alive their excellent chances of advancing to the semi-finals.

Five Slovenians scored in double figures, led by 18 points from Jaka Klobucar while Jan Mocnik added 12 points and seven assists for the leaders of Group E.

10.07.2007
Teodosic Guides Serbia Past Turkey
Milos Teodosic continued his superb U20 European Championship Men by scoring 26 points and dishing out five assists in Serbia's 88-81 victory over Turkey on Sunday to remain well in the hunt to defend their gold medal from last summer.

Vlada Vukoicic's team made 10 of their 12 free throws in the final 1:12 to keep the Turks at bay and improve to 2-1 in Group E of the Qualifying Round in Gorizia.

Turkey Compete With 2010 In Sight09.07.2007
Group B: Russia, Turkey Advance, Lithuania Stun Greece08.07.2007
Group B: Russia 2-0, Greece Down Turkey07.07.2007
Group B: Turkey Knock Off Lithuania, Russia Down Greece06.07.2007
Preview: Serbia And Turkey Favourites Again At U20 Championship11.06.2007

Team

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TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSM. Yagmur14.5
RTO. Savas6.1
ASM. Yagmur4.0
STM. Yagmur1.4
BSC. Nalga1.0

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

06.07.2007vs LTU[W] 90-85
07.07.2007vs GRE[L] 62-63
08.07.2007vs RUS[L] 74-88
10.07.2007vs SRB[L] 83-88
11.07.2007vs SLO[L] 74-82
12.07.2007vs FRA[W] 80-79
14.07.2007vs ISR[L] 64-74
15.07.2007vs BUL[W] 97-88

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