Turkey women's national basketball team

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Turkey Turkey Türkiye
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FIBA ranking 13 Increase 8
Joined FIBA 1936
FIBA zone FIBA Europe
National federation Turkish Basketball Federation
Coach Turkey Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu
Nickname(s) Potanın Perileri
(Fairies of Basket)
Olympic Games
Appearances 1
World Championships for Women
Appearances 1 (2014)
EuroBasket
Appearances 5
Medals
Uniforms
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Light jersey
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Team colours
Light
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Dark jersey
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Team colours
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The Turkish women's national basketball team, is the basketball side that represents Turkey in international competitions for women.

Current roster[edit]

Squad for the EuroBasket Women 2013.


Turkey Women's National Basketball team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Age - DOB Ht. Club
SG 4 Palazoğlu, Tuğba 32 – (1980-12-04)4 December 1980 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) İstanbul Üniversitesi
PF 5 Canıtez, Tuğçe 22 – (1990-11-10)10 November 1990 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Fenerbahçe
SG 6 Günay, Ayşegül 20 – (1992-10-26)26 October 1992 1.72 m (5 ft 8 in) Kayseri Kaski
PG 7 Vardarlı, Birsel 28 – (1984-07-12)12 July 1984 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) Fenerbahçe
SF 8 Dalgalar, Yasemin Begüm 25 – (1988-06-08)8 June 1988 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Kayseri Kaski
PG 9 Tunçluer, Esmeral 33 – (1980-06-07)7 June 1980 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) Fenerbahçe
PG 10 Alben, Işıl 27 – (1986-02-22)22 February 1986 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) Galatasaray
C 11 Yılmaz, Nevriye 32 – (1980-06-16)16 June 1980 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Galatasaray
PF 12 Çırak, Naile 28 – (1985-05-29)29 May 1985 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) Homend Antakya Belediyesi
C 13 Hollingsworth, Quanitra 24 – (1988-11-15)15 November 1988 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) Fenerbahçe
SF 14 İvegin, Şaziye 31 – (1982-02-08)8 February 1982 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) Galatasaray
PF 15 Çağlar, Bahar 24 – (1988-09-28)28 September 1988 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) Galatasaray
Head coach
Assistant coach


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club field describes current club


Competitive record[edit]

Past Rosters[edit]

2005 EuroBasket: finished 8th among 12 teams

Şaziye İvegin-Karslı, Birsel Vardarlı, Müjde Yüksel, Nilay Yiğit, Şebnem Kimyacıoğlu, Esmeral Tunçluer, Aylin Yıldızoğlu, Nevriye Yılmaz, Serap Yücesir, Yasemin Horasan, Arzu Bildirir, Korel Engin, (Coach: Cem Akdağ)

2007 EuroBasket: finished 9th among 16 teams

Şaziye İvegin-Karslı, Gülşah Akkaya, Birsel Vardarlı, Nilay Yiğit, Şebnem Kimyacıoğlu, Esmeral Tunçluer, Işıl Alben, Nevriye Yılmaz, Didem Sarıca, Yasemin Horasan, Bahar Çağlar, Korel Engin, (Coach: Cem Akdağ)

2009 EuroBasket: finished 9th among 16 teams

Şaziye İvegin-Karslı, Yasemen Saylar, Birsel Vardarlı, Nilay Yiğit, Tuğba Palazoğlu, Dürdane Gülşah Gümüşay, Sariye Gökçe, Melek Bilge, Naile İvegin, Yasemin Horasan, Nevin Nevlin, Bahar Çağlar, (Coach: Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu)

2011 EuroBasket: finished 2nd among 16 teams

Nilay Yiğit, Birsel Vardarlı, Işıl Alben, Tuğba Palazoğlu, Seda Erdoğan, Gülşah Akkaya, Şaziye İvegin-Karslı, Bahar Çağlar, Yasemin Horasan, Naile Ivegin, Nevriye Yılmaz, Nevin Nevlin, (Coach: Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu)

2013 EuroBasket: finished 3rd among 16 teams

Tuğba Palazoğlu, Tuğçe Canıtez, Ayşegül Günay, Birsel Vardarlı, Yasemin Begüm Dalgalar, Esmeral Tunçluer, Işıl Alben, Nevriye Yılmaz, Naile Çırak, Quanitra Hollingsworth, Şaziye İvegin, Bahar Çağlar, (Coach: Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu)

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