NEWS

09.09.2005
Czech Republic End Turkey's EuroBasket Dreams

The Czech Republic ended the medal hopes of host Turkey on Friday bymarching into the last four.

The Czechs, silver-medal winners two years ago, clinched an 86-60 triumph to remain unbeaten in this event.

07.09.2005
Spain Beat Turkey, Both Sides Through To Quarters

Amaya Valdemoro was again the star for Spain as Domingo Diaz's side went into the last eight on the back of a 78-64 defeat of Turkey.

Valdemoro, the leading scorer in the tournament and an early candidate for MVP, poured in 16 points and also pulled down eight rebounds to nullify the threat of Turkey's Nevriye Yilmaz, the outstanding player on the court.

PHOTO GALLERY

ROSTER

NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 4Saziye Ivegin SF 1.82 08.02.1982 Niksar (TUR)  
 5Birsel Vardarli Demirmen PG 1.75 12.07.1984 Izmir (TUR)  
 6Müjde Yüksel 1.80 09.03.1981 Kadiköy (TUR)  
 7Nilay Kartaltepe 1.71 13.01.1979 Bakirköy, Istanbul (TUR)  
 8Sebnem Kimyacioglu PF 1.85 14.06.1983 Santa Clara (USA)  
 9Esmeral Tuncluer PG 1.75 07.06.1980 Ede (NED)  
10Aylin Yildizoglu 1.75 13.02.1975 Izmir (TUR)  
11Nevriye Yilmaz 1.92 16.06.1980 Plovdiv (BUL)  
12Serap Yücesir PF 1.91 18.03.1973 Kars (TUR)  
13Yasemin Horasan 1.86 01.08.1983 Sisli (TUR)  
14Arzu Bildirir 1.88 16.10.1972 Tarsus (TUR)  
15Korel Engin 1.98 08.04.1980 WA (USA)  

COACHES

Head Coach: Cem Akdag

More Headlines

06.09.2005
Turkey Clinch Last Gasp Romania Winner

This time lady luck was shining on Turkey as the hosts clinched a last-gasp victory over Romania to retain hope of qualifying for the quarter-finals.

Turkey were edged out in the final minute by Lithuania on Sunday but clinched a 66-64 win on Tuesday to go 2-2 in Group B with a game remaining.

04.09.2005
Lithuania Defeat Turkey In Final Minute

Lithuania took a step towards the quarter-finals in a wide open EuroBasket Women Group B in Izmir on Sunday night, defeating home side Turkey 82-76.

The top four teams in the group are all 2-1 after 3 games, while Turkey are still within reach of the quarter-finals in 5th place.

Turkish Fans Turn Out For Home Team04.09.2005
Brave Turkey Fall To Russia03.09.2005
Turkey: Sebnem Excited About EuroBasket Adventure02.09.2005
Turkey Pull Away From Serbia & Montenegro02.09.2005
Turkey Turn The Tables On Czechs20.08.2005
Turkey Prepare For EuroBasket Women Test12.08.2005
Turkish Preparations On Track03.08.2005
Eurobasket Women Roadshow Hits Russia23.04.2005
Turkey To Face Russians28.01.2005
Czechs Wary Of Group A Threat28.01.2005

Team

Turkey
Turkey
Turkey

TEAM LEADERS

CategoryPlayerAvg
PTSN. Yilmaz19.5
RTN. Yilmaz11.3
ASN. Kartaltepe5.1
STN. Yilmaz2.3
BSN. Yilmaz0.6

TEAM COMPARISON

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SCHEDULE

02.09.2005vs SCG[W] 81-69
03.09.2005vs RUS[L] 87-91
04.09.2005vs LTU[L] 76-82
06.09.2005vs ROU[W] 66-64
07.09.2005vs ESP[L] 64-78
09.09.2005vs CZE[L] 60-86
10.09.2005vs LAT[L] 78-81
11.09.2005vs POL[L] 71-82

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