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Galatasaray S.K. (women's basketball)

Galatasaray is the women's basketball section of Galatasaray S.K., a major sports club in Istanbul, Turkey.[2]

Galatasaray
Galatasaray logo
LeaguesTurkish Women's Basketball League, Euroleague Women
Founded1986
HistoryGalatasaray
(1986–2010)
Galatasaray Medical Park
(2010–2012)
Galatasaray
(2012–2013)
Galatasaray OdeaBank (2013–2015)
Galatasaray (2015–present)
ArenaAbdi Ipekçi Arena
(capacity 12,270)[1]
LocationIstanbul, Turkey
Team colorsYellow and red
        
PresidentTurkey Mustafa Cengiz
Head coachSerbia Marina Maljković
Team captainIşıl Alben
ChampionshipsTurkish League (13)
Turkish Cup (11)
President Cup (8)
Euroleague (1)
FIBA Eurocup (2)
Websitewww.galatasaray.org
Uniforms

Galatasaray women's basketball team play matches in Abdi İpekçi Arena which has a seating capacity for 12,270 spectators. The team recently won EuroLeague Women 2013–14 EuroLeague Women and Turkish Women's Basketball League title after beating Fenerbahçe Women's Basketball in the finals.

Galatasaray MP – Tarsus Belediyesi BK – November 19, 2011

Contents

Previous namesEdit

  • Galatasaray (1986–2010)
  • Galatasaray Medical Park (2010–2012)
  • Galatasaray (2012–2013)
  • Galatasaray OdeaBank (2013–2015)
  • Galatasaray (2015–present)

SeasonsEdit

Season League Cup Europe Coach Roster
2009–10 Finalist Winner Euroleague
Last 16
Zafer Kalaycıoğlu Bahar Çağlar, Dilara Kaya, Esra Şencebe, Gizem Başaran, Işıl Alben, Ivana Večeřová, Jia Perkins, Katie Douglas, Nilay Yiğit, Sophia Young, Tamika Catchings, Tuğba Palazoğlu, Yasemen Saylar, Yasemin Horasan, Yelena Leuchanka
2010–11 Finalist Winner Euroleague
Last 16
Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu Bahar Çağlar, Dilara Kaya, Doneeka Lewis, Gintarė Petronytė, Gülşah Gümüşay, Işıl Alben, Melisa Can, Monique Currie, Nihan Anaz, Seimone Augustus, Sylvia Fowles, Tamika Catchings, Tuğba Palazoğlu, Yasemen Saylar
2011–12 Finalist Winner Euroleague
Last 8
Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu Alba Torrens, Ayşe Cora, Bahar Çağlar, Diana Taurasi, Eglė Šulčiūtė, Epiphanny Prince, Gülşah Gümüşay, Işıl Alben, Ivanka Matić, İlayda Tokmak, Melisa Can, Sariye Kumral, Sylvia Fowles, Şaziye İvegin-Karslı, Ticha Penicheiro, Tina Charles, Yasemin Saylar
2012–13 Finalist Winner Euroleague
Last 8
Ekrem Memnun Alba Torrens, Ann Wauters, Ayşe Cora, Bahar Çağlar, Gülşah Gümüşay, Işıl Alben, Lindsey Harding, Lindsay Whalen, Nevriye Yılmaz, Sancho Lyttle, Shay Murphy, Sylvia Fowles, Şaziye İvegin, Şebnem Kimyacıoğlu, Özge Yavaş, Yasemin Saylar
2013–14 Winner Winner Euroleague
Winner
Ekrem Memnun Alba Torrens, Vanessa Blé, Ayşe Cora, Bahar Çağlar, Esra Şencebe, Işıl Alben, Shavonte Zellous, Kelsey Bone, Nevriye Yılmaz, Sancho Lyttle, Seda Deniz, Şebnem Kimyacıoğlu, Yasemin Saylar
2014–15 Winner Semifinalist Euroleague
Last 8
Ekrem Memnun
2015–16 Semifinalist Finalist Euroleague
Last 8
Ekrem Memnun
2016–17 Semifinalist Quarterfinalist EuroCup
Semifinals
Marina Maljković
2017–18 EuroLeague Women Marina Maljković

RosterEdit

Galatasaray Women's Basketball Team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Nat. Name Ht. Wt.
G 1   Şahin, Eda 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
PF 5   Yildizhan, Meltem 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 76 kg (168 lb)
G 7   Alperi Onar, Şerife
SG 8   Topuz, İrem Naz 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in) 65 kg (143 lb)
PG 9   Ataş, Sinem 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 60 kg (132 lb)
PG 10   Alben, Işıl 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in) 60 kg (132 lb)
PF   Kavurmacıoğlu, Özge 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) 73 kg (161 lb)
C 15   Güçlü, İnci 2.05 m (6 ft 9 in) 88 kg (194 lb)
PF   van Grinsven, Chatilla 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 84 kg (185 lb)
PG   Günay, Ayşegül 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in) 68 kg (150 lb)
SG   Quigley, Allie 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 64 kg (141 lb)
SG 22   Deniz, Seda 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) 68 kg (150 lb)
PG 32   Jefferson, Moriah 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in) 65 kg (143 lb)
C   Petronyte, Gintare 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) 85 kg (187 lb)
G   Epoupa, Olivia 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in) 50 kg (110 lb)
G 3   Taşar, Yagmur Kübra 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in) 60 kg (132 lb)
PF   Dubljevic, Jelena 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 81 kg (179 lb)
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
  •   Derya Özyer

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  •   Injured

Updated: 2017-09-16

HonoursEdit

International competitionsEdit

Galatasaray S.K.
Medal record
Women’s basketball
Representing Galatasaray
FIBA EuroCup
  FIBA Eurocup Women 2007–08
  FIBA Eurocup Women 2008–09
  FIBA Eurocup Women 2017–18
EuroLeague Women
  FIBA Euroleague Women 1998–99
  FIBA Euroleague Women 2013-14
FIBA Europe SuperCup Women
  FIBA Europe SuperCup Women 2009
Turkish Women's Basketball League
  TBB League 1987–88
  TBB League 1989–90
  TBB League 1990–91
  TBB League 1991–92
  TBB League 1992–93
  TBB League 1993–94
  TBB League 1994–95
  TBB League 1995–96
  TBB League 1996–97
  TBB League 1997–98
  TBB League 1999–2000
  TBB League 2007–2008
  TBB League 2009–2010
  TBB League 2010–2011
  TBB League 2011–2012
  TBB League 2012–2013
  TBB League 2013–2014
  TBB League 2014–2015
Turkish Women's Basketball Cup
  Turkish Cup 1992–93
  Turkish Cup 1993–94
  Turkish Cup 1994–95
  Turkish Cup 1995–96
  Turkish Cup 1996–97
  Turkish Cup 1997–98
  Turkish Cup 1998–99
  Turkish Cup 1999–2000
  Turkish Cup 2000–01
  Turkish Cup 2008–09
  Turkish Cup 2009–10
  Turkish Cup 2010–11
  Turkish Cup 2011–12
  Turkish Cup 2012–13
  Turkish Cup 2013–14
  Turkish Cup 2015–16

Domestic competitionsEdit

  • Turkish Women's Basketball League
    • Winners (13): 1987–88, 1989–90, 1990–91, 1991–92, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1997–1998, 1999–2000, 2013-14,[8] 2014–15
    • Runners-up (4): 2007–08, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2012–13
  • Turkish Cup
    • Winners (11): 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1995–96, 1996–97, 1997–98, 2009–10, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2012–13, 2013-14 [9]
    • Runners-up (5): 1998–99, 1999–2000, 2000–01, 2008–09, 2015–16
  • Turkish Super Cup
    • Winners (8): 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2008, 2011[10]
    • Runners-up (5): 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Technical staffEdit

Name Job
  Müge Erdem Manager
  Marina Maljković Head coach
  Derya Özyer Assistant
  Emre Vatansever Assistant
  Muratcan Üner Fitness coach
  Zerrin Hatacıkoğlu Masseuse
  Hasan Bulat Manciple

Team captainsEdit

Dates Name
2008–2010   Yasemin Horasan
2010–   Işıl Alben

Head coachesEdit

Dates Name
1994–1996   Zafer Kalaycıoğlu
1996–2002   Ekrem Memnun
2005–2007   Ayhan Avcı
2007–2009   Cem Akdağ
2009   Hakan Acer
2009   Okan Çevik
2009–2010   Zafer Kalaycıoğlu
2010–2012   Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu
2012–2016   Ekrem Memnun
2016–   Marina Maljkovic

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ - Galatasaray Basketball academy director
  2. ^ "Medya Bilgilendirme". Galatasaray SK Official Website. Archived from the original on 2013-09-21. Retrieved 2013-09-28.
  3. ^ Fenerbahçe 58 - Galatasaray Odeabank 69
  4. ^ FIBA EuroLeague Women
  5. ^ Galatasaray Medical Park 73 – Sparta&K M.R. Vidnoje 71
  6. ^ http://www.fibaeurope.com/cid_KNce8jInH7Qj1EsyH5rjn2.compID_Rn2Om4j3HOcXtTFwJWFsh3.coid_Uzl,UjH8IPkVp6DfdW6AL3.articleMode_on.html Galatasaray Win EuroCup Women After OT Thriller]
  7. ^ Galatasaray take second EuroCup Women title
  8. ^ Women's Turkish League Champions
  9. ^ Women's Turkish Cup Champions
  10. ^ Women's Turkish President's Cup Champions

External linksEdit