Women’s Basketball Super League team ÇBK Mersin Yenişehir Belediyespor introduced the athletes it added to its staff before the new season.
According to the statement made by the club, Governor Ali İhsan Su, Provincial Police Chief Mehmet Şahne, Provincial Youth and Sports Director Ökkeş Demir, as well as managers of some non-governmental organizations participated in the transfer promotion program held at the Fly Academy Sports Hall.
In the program, the participants were shown a promotional film, which included the feelings and thoughts of 5 athletes whose contracts were renewed with 9 new transfers.
In his speech at the event, Governor Su expressed that the club has a very important facility and wished success to the athletes who will compete in the Super League, FIBA European Cup and Turkey Cup next season.
Ender Ünlü, the top manager of the club, stated that they have formed an ambitious team for the next season and said:
“While we renewed the contracts with our current 5 players, we added 9 names whose careers were full of success to our squad. Asena Yalçın, Esra Ural Topuz, Kuanitra Holingsvorth, who plays in the National Team, Sinem Ataş, the star player who has been in every category of the national teams, and who has experience in the American Women’s Basketball League. “We have reached an agreement with Yvonne Turner, Temi Fagbenle, Kristine Anigwe, Tiffany Hayes, Chelsea Gray and Shavonte Zellous. We will be champions in 3 lanes by mobilizing all the opportunities and working hand in hand.”
After the speeches, club president Serdar Çevirgen presented a jersey to Governor Su.