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Naile İvegin Çırak (born Naile İvegin on May 29, 1985 in Niksar, Tokat Province, Turkey) is a Turkish female basketball player. The 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) national plays power forward.[1] She currently plays for Homend Antakya Belediye Spor.[2]

Naile İvegin Çırak
Homend Antakya Belediye Spor
PositionPower forward
LeagueTurkish Women's Basketball League-Euroleague Women
Personal information
Born (1985-05-29) May 29, 1985 (age 33)
Niksar, Tokat Province, Turkey
Listed height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Career information
Playing career2000–present
Career history
2009–11Tarsus Belediye Spor
2012–presentHomend Antakya Belediye Spor


Early yearsEdit

A basketball player’s daughter, İvegin started basketball in school years on the same day together with her two sisters Şaziye and Ayşe. The three sisters played in the Adana-based club Botaşspor.[3]


After eight years with Botaş, İvegin transferred to Beşiktaş in 2008, where she played two seasons. She returned to her first team Botaş in 2011[4] after playing two seasons in Tarsus Belediye Spor.[5] In the 2012-13 season, she signed with Homend Antakya Belediye Spor.[6][7]

She was member of the national team, which placed 9th at the EuroBasket Women 2009 in Latvia. She won the silver medal with the national team at the EuroBasket Women 2011 in Poland and the bronze medal at the EuroBasket Women 2013 held in France.



  • Ronchetti Cup (Euro Cup)
    • 2nd with Botaş: (2) 2000
  • Turkish Youth Championship
    • Winners (2): 1999, 2000
  • Turkish Championship
    • Winners (1): 2001
  • Turkish Cup
    • Winners (2): 2002, 2003
  • Turkish Presidents Cup
    • Winners (2): 2002, 2003

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Naile Çırak" (in Turkish). Scoresway. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
  2. ^ "Naile İvegin Çırak" (in Turkish). Maçkolik. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
  3. ^ Ulagay, Alp (2005-08-28). "Şimdi sıra dev kadınlarda". Hürriyet (in Turkish). Retrieved 2013-10-08.
  4. ^ "Naile İvegin Botaşspor'da". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2011-07-29. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
  5. ^ "Tarsus, Naile İvegin ile anlaştı". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2010-07-09. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
  6. ^ "Naile Cirak (Turkey)". FIBA Europe. Retrieved 2013-10-08.
  7. ^ "Homend Antakya'dan 4 imza birden". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2013-08-12. Retrieved 2013-10-08.