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Slovenia won its first European basketball title late on Sept. 17 with a 93-85 victory against Serbia.
Hidayet Türkoğlu, a former NBA player and a current advisor to President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, has been elected as the new president of the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF).
Fenerbahçe was crowned the new Turkish League champion after routing Anadolu Efes 91-70 in Game 6 of their best-of-seven playoff final series on June 13 night
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Turkey denied host Brazil its lone win in women’s basketball Aug. 13, rallying from 18 points down in the third quarter and beating the Brazilians 79-76 in double overtime
Facing a must-win situation, Anadolu Efes Istanbul rallied from an early 16-point deficit against Fenerbahçe Istanbul to register an 80-72 win in Game 5 of the best-of-seven Turkish League playoff finals on June 12
Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter, who is known to be a staunch follower of U.S.-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gülen, has said that he was ready to die for him
Anadolu Efes equalized matters with Fenerbahçe late on June 5, tying up the best-of-seven series 1-1 before it moves to the latter’s home on June 7
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It's been a difficult few months for the Olympic women's basketball teams from Turkey and France. Both countries have been victimized by deadly extremist attacks, and Turkey is struggling with the aftermath of a bloody attempted coup
Legendary coach Zeljko Obradovic, who guided Fenerbahçe to the Euroleague final this season only to bow to Russian powerhouse CSKA Moscow in extra time, has now set his sights on capturing his second Turkish league title with his side set to face city rival Anadolu Efes in a best-of-seven series starting June 3
Turkey’s Anadolu Efes announced June 21 a two-year contract with coach Velimir Perasovic, who led Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz in 2015-2016 to one of its most successful seasons ever, reaching the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four for the first time since 2008
Istanbul basketball giant and Euro League final runner-up Fenerbahçe have booked tickets for the Turkish Spor Toto Basketball League playoff finals, eliminating archrival Galatasaray Odeabank in the semi-final series late on May 31