The candidate staff of the A National Women’s Basketball Team, which will participate in the FIBA 2021 Women’s European Championship, the camp program and the dates of the preparatory matches to be held in Turkey have been announced.
According to the statement made by the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF), the national team, which will take part in the championship to be organized jointly by Spain and France on June 17-27, 2021, will enter the camp in Istanbul on Monday, May 10, and start their activities.
Nationals will play 2 friendly matches in Turkey before the European Championship, Belarus on Tuesday, May 25, and Russia on Thursday, May 27.
The following players included in the national team candidate squad determined by the head coach Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu:
Melis Gülcan, Esra Ural Topuz (Bellona Kayseri Basketball), Melek Uzunoğlu (Beşiktaş), Bahar Çağlar Ökten, Büşra Akbaş (BOTAŞ), Gizem Yavuz (Çankaya University), Gökşen Fitik, Magnolia Kurtulmuş (ÇBK Mersin Yenişehir Belediyespor), Sevgi Uzun, Olcay Çakır Turgut, Tuğçe Canıtez, Kiah Irene Stokes (Fenerbahçe Öznur Kablo), Asena Yalçın, Pelin Derya Bilgiç, Kuanitra Holingsvorth, Meltem Yıldızhan, Sude Yılmaz (Galatasaray), Özge Yılmaz, Gizem Başaran (Hatay Büyükşehir Belediyespor), İnci Güçlü (İzmit Belediyespor), Harika Gözde Eldaş (Nesibe Aydın), Şerife Alperi Onar (OGM Ormanspor), Derin Erdoğan (Arizona Wildcats), Zeynep Şevval Gül (Saint Louis Billikens)