Orhun Ene: We will play a tough European Championship
Orhun Ene, the head coach of the A National Men’s Basketball Team, which will compete with Spain, Russia, Belgium, Georgia and Bulgaria in the FIBA 2022 European Championship (EuroBasket 2022) Group A, stated that they are in a balanced group.
Orhun Ene, in the statement on the website of the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF), said, “I can say that Group A, in which we are also involved in the 2022 European Championship, is quite balanced. There are also very important competitors in our cross group. We will play a tough European Championship. We have a long process with the qualifiers and the World Cup qualifiers to be held next year. In the Olympic qualifiers, we will have the opportunity to see the whole team with our players from the NBA. I think this process will work in our favor before the European Championship. ” used the expressions.
TBF National Teams Director Haluk Yıldırım stated that they are happy to represent Turkey in Europe’s most important basketball organization and said, “Any match we will play in this tournament will not be easy. Because we know that every team that has qualified to play the European Championship has a quality above a certain level. We know very well our position as country basketball and we believe in the potential of our national team. We want to represent our country in the FIBA 2022 European Championship in the best way possible. ” found the assessment.
A National Team Manager Kerem Tunçeri emphasized that all teams participate in the tournament with important goals and said, “Our aim will be to fight with all our strength in the organization and to represent our country in the best way. We know well how important daily performances are in the European Championships. We are also a strong team. We are fully confident that we will do our best in the FIBA 2022 European Championship. ” made his comment.
The tournament, to be organized jointly by Germany, Czechia, Georgia and Italy, will be held on 1-18 September 2022. Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia, will host Group A matches of the national team that matches Georgia, Spain, Russia, Belgium and Bulgaria.