May 27, 1968|
|Listed height||6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)|
|Listed weight||195 lb (88 kg)|
|NBA draft||1990 / Undrafted|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|Career highlights and awards|
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
National team playing career
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.
- 2006 FIBA World Championship: 6th place
- 2007 EuroBasket: 11th place
- 2009 EuroBasket: 8th place
- 2010 FIBA World Championship: Silver
He was elected the President of the Turkish Basketball Federation in 2015.
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, and they have three children.
Awards and accomplishments
- 3× Turkish Super League Top Scorer: (1990, 1993, 1995)
- 2× Turkish Cup Winner: (1992, 2003)
- 3× Turkish Super League Champion: (1995, 1998, 2001)
- 3× Turkish Presidential Cup Winner: (1995, 2001, 2002)
- Turkish All-Star Game: (2005, 2006)
- Turkish All-Star Game 3 Point Shootout Champion: (2006)
Turkish senior national team
- 2001 EuroBasket: Silver