Turkey men's national wheelchair basketball team

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Turkey
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IWBF zone IWBF Europe
National federation Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF)
Coach Turkey Remzi Sedat İncesu
Paralympic Games
Appearances 2
World Championships
Appearances 2
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Eurobasket
Appearances 3
Medals Med 2.png 2009
Med 2.png 2013
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Uniforms
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The Turkey Men's National Wheelchair Basketball Team is the wheelchair basketball side that represents Turkey in international competitions for men.

Current roster[edit]

Team roster at the Wheelchair basketball at the 2016 Summer Paralympics:[1][2][3]

Staff
Head coach Turkey Tacettin Çıpa
Assistant coach Turkey Ahmet Akın
Assistant coach Turkey Ali Arda Öztürk
# Name Date of birth and age Class. Pos. Club
1 Kaan Kemal Şafak (1993-05-01) May 1, 1993 (age 23) 4.0 PG TSK Karagücü SK
3 Kaan Dalay (1981-07-26) July 26, 1981 (age 35) 2.0 SG Beşiktaş JK
5 Özgür Gürbulak (C) (1981-04-30) April 30, 1981 (age 35) 4.0 F Beşiktaş JK
7 Uğur Toprak (1992-07-19) July 19, 1992 (age 24) 3.0 SG Balıkesir BBSK
9 Deniz Acar (1976-01-09) January 9, 1976 (age 41) 2.5 F Beşiktaş JK
10 Cem Gezinci (1985-09-01) September 1, 1985 (age 31) 4.5 F Beşiktaş JK
11 Fikri Gündoğdu (1985-06-15) June 15, 1985 (age 31) 1.0 SG Galatasaray SK
13 Yasin Cırgaoğlu (1985-07-27) July 27, 1985 (age 31) PF Beşiktaş JK
15 Selim Sayak (1983-01-26) January 26, 1983 (age 34) SG Kardemir Karabükspor
35 Ferit Gümüş (1981-01-01) January 1, 1981 (age 36) 3.0 SG Beşiktaş JK
77 İsmail Ar (1985-10-28) October 28, 1985 (age 31) 1.5 F Galatasaray SK
99 İbrahim Yavuz (1986-10-14) October 14, 1986 (age 30) 4.0 SG KKTCell SK

Competitions[edit]

European Wheelchair Basketball Championship[edit]

Year Position W L
Turkey 2009 2nd, silver medalist(s) 4 4
Israel 2011[4] 5th 6 2
Germany 2013[5] 2nd, silver medalist(s) 7 1
United Kingdom 2015[6] 2nd, silver medalist(s) 7 1
Total 4/22 24 8

Wheelchair Basketball World Championship[edit]

Year Position W L
United Kingdom 2010 8th 2 6
South Korea 2014 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 5 4
Total 2/12 7 10

Summer Paralympics[edit]

Year Position W L
United Kingdom 2012 7th 4 4
Brazil 2016 4th 5 3
Total 2/16 9 7

Turkey men's junior national wheelchair basketball team[edit]

Current roster[edit]

This is the roster for the 2017 IWBF Men's U22 Wheelchair Basketball European Championship:[7]

Head Coach: Turkey Mahmut Kemal OKUR

Assistant Coach: Turkey Caner CESUR

Physiotherapist: Turkey Ali Imran YALÇIN

Mechanic: Turkey Haluk TAŞKINÇAY

Companion: Turkey Gülcan GİRGİN

# Name Class
4 Gürkan TAŞ 2.0
5 Halil İbrahim BAĞLI 3.5
6 Mücahit GÜNAYDIN 4.0
7 Ahmet EFETÜRK 4.0
8 Burak ŞEN 1.5
9 Dilara Barın GİRGİN 1.0
10 Enes BULUT 4.0
11 Volkan GÜLEM 2.0
12 Ali KABAKÜLEKLER 1.0
13 Mevlüt ERDENCİ 4.0
14 Ebu Bekir KABAKÜLEKLER 1.0
15 Ahmet Umut Can DOLAŞAN 3.5

U23 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship[edit]

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Year Position W L
Canada 1997 Did not participate
Brazil 2001
United Kingdom 2005 10th
France 2009 5th
Turkey 2013[9] 7th 5 3

References[edit]

  1. ^ Coşkun, Onur (2016-09-04). "Tekerlekli Sandalye Basketbol Milli Takımı, Paralimpik Oyunları'nda sahne alıyor!" (in Turkish). TrendBasket. Retrieved 2016-09-18. 
  2. ^ "Turkey". Rio 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-18. 
  3. ^ "GBR 82-76 TUR". Rio 2016. Retrieved 2016-09-18. 
  4. ^ "Results European Championships 2011". Euro Basketball 2013. 2011-09-30. Retrieved 2013-09-11. 
  5. ^ "Men". Euro Basketball 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-11. 
  6. ^ "Men". Euro Basketball 2015. Retrieved 2015-09-10. 
  7. ^ "Türkiye" (in Turkish). Tekerlekli Sandalye Basketbol U22 Gençler Avrupa Şampiyonası. Retrieved 2013-09-10. 
  8. ^ "Under 23 World Championship Results". IWBF. Retrieved 2013-09-10. 
  9. ^ Coppenrath, Ron. "Ranking WCM-U23 - 2103". IWBF. Retrieved 2013-09-14.