Harun Erdenay

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Harun Erdenay
Personal information
Born (1968-05-27) May 27, 1968 (age 50)
Ankara, Turkey
Nationality Turkish
Listed height 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
NBA draft 1990 / Undrafted
Playing career 1985–2008
Position Shooting guard / Small forward
Career history
1985–1990 İTÜ
1990–1992 Paşabahçe
1992–1993 İTÜ
1993–1994 Fenerbahçe
1994–2003 Ülkerspor
2003–2005 İTÜ
2005–2006 Mersin BB
2006–2008 İTÜ
Career highlights and awards

As player:

Hakki Harun Erdenay (born 27 May 1968 in Ankara) (nickname: "Pegasus") is a Turkish former professional basketball player, and former President of the Turkish Basketball Federation. As a player, he was famous for his spectacular 3-point shooting. At a height of 1.93 m (6'4") tall, he played at the shooting guard and small forward positions.

Professional playing career[edit]

During his pro career, Erdenay was a three-time Top Scorer of the Turkish Super League, in 1990, 1993, and 2005.

National team playing career[edit]

Erdenay was a member of the senior Turkish national team. With Turkey, he played at the 1993 EuroBasket, the 1995 EuroBasket, the 1997 EuroBasket, the 2001 EuroBasket, and the 2002 FIBA World Championship. He won a silver medal at the 2001 EuroBasket.[1]

Post-playing career[edit]

As the manager of the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF), Erdenay managed the senior Turkish national basketball team at some of the following tournaments:

He was elected the President of the Turkish Basketball Federation in 2015.[2]


His father, Kemal Erdenay, was also a former basketball player, and played with İTÜ and the senior Turkish national basketball team. Erdenay is married to Gergana Branzova, a Bulgarian former WNBA basketball player. They were married in 2003,[3] and they have three children.[4]

Awards and accomplishments[edit]

Pro clubs[edit]

Turkish senior national team[edit]


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