Turkey women's national wheelchair basketball team

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Turkey
IWBF zone I WBF Europe
National federation Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF)
Coach Turkey Kamuran Özdemir[1]
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The Turkey Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team (Turkish: Türkiye Tekerlekli Sandalye Basketbol Kadın Milli Takımı) is the wheelchair basketball side that represents Turkey in international competitions for women.

The national team ranked sixth at the Women's European Wheelchair Basketball Championship held on June 28-July 8, 2013 in Frankfurt, Germany after losing to Spain with 39-59 in the play-offs.[2]

Competitions[edit]

Current roster[edit]

Team roster at the 2017 IWBF Women's European Championship:[3][4][5][6]

Staff
Head coach Turkey Celal Demirbaş
Assistant coach Turkey İsmail Öztürk
Assistant coach Turkey Fatma Öksüz
# Name Date of birth and age Class. Pos. Club
4 Büşra Ünal (1984-09-08) September 8, 1984 (age 33) 3.0 F BŞB Ankaraspor
5 Rabia Akyürek (1999-02-10) February 10, 1999 (age 19) 2.0 F Pendik An.Yakası
6 Seda Kınalı (1978-10-06) October 6, 1978 (age 39) 2.0 G Galatasaray
7 Mine Ercan (Captain) (1987-11-26) November 26, 1987 (age 30) 4.0 G Efeler Aydın ESK
8 Meryem Tan (1999-02-03) February 3, 1999 (age 19) 4.0 C Pamukkale Bel.
9 Yıldız Saruhan (1992-03-15) March 15, 1992 (age 25) 4.5 C Mersin Eng.San.
10 Figen Eroğlu Ada (1989-10-28) October 28, 1989 (age 28) 3.5 F
11 Zümeyran Tekçe (1996-01-16) January 16, 1996 (age 22) 4.0 F Bornova Barışgücü
12 Songül Çelik (1981-12-15) December 15, 1981 (age 36) 2.5 G
13 Havva Selvihan Gür (1994-08-06) August 6, 1994 (age 23) 1.5 F KKTCELL
14 Maşide Cesur (1990-08-18) August 18, 1990 (age 27) 1.0 F
15 Ebru Gökşen (1986-06-07) June 7, 1986 (age 31) 1.5 F Efeler Aydın ESK

European Wheelchair Basketball Championship[edit]

Year Position W L
Germany 2007
United Kingdom 2009
Israel 2011[7] 5th
Germany 2013[8] 6th 2 4
United Kingdom 2015
Spain 2017[9] 6th 0 5
Total - 2 9

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tekerlekli Sandalye Basketbolu - Türk Bayan Milli Takımı" (in Turkish). Tripod. Retrieved 2013-09-13. 
  2. ^ "Milli takım 6.oldu". TRT Spor. 2013-07-06. Retrieved 2013-09-13. 
  3. ^ "European Championship for Women, Division A - Turkey-Women Player List". European Wheelchair Basketball Federation. Retrieved 2017-10-05. 
  4. ^ "Tekerlekli Sandalye Basketbol Bayan A Milli Takım Antrönerleri" (in Turkish). Türkiye Bedensel Engelliler Spor Federasyonu. Retrieved 2017-10-06. 
  5. ^ ""Engelsiz basketbolcular" ilk peşinde". Fanatik (in Turkish). 2017-03-15. Retrieved 2017-10-05. 
  6. ^ "Federasyon Kupası Başlıyor" (in Turkish). Engelsiz Basket. 2017-10-04. Retrieved 2017-10-05. 
  7. ^ "British Men, German Women Win European Wheelchair Basketball Titles". Paralympic. 2011-09-19. Retrieved 2013-09-13. 
  8. ^ "Results ECMW 2013". Euro Basketball 2013. Retrieved 2013-09-13. 
  9. ^ "European Championship for Women, Division A - Standings". European Wheelchair Basketball Federation. Retrieved 2017-10-05.