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Turkish champion Beşiktaş will open its Champions League campaign against two-time winner Benfica, with Italian hopeful Napoli and Dynamo Kyiv making up a competitive Group B
Turkish heavyweight grappler Taha Akgül defeated Iran’s Komeil Ghasemi in the final game of the men’s 125kg freestyle wrestling competition in Rio on Aug. 20, becoming Turkey’s first gold medalist at the Rio Games
Turkey’s Cuban-born sprinter Yasmani Copello Escobar claimed the bronze medal in the men’s 400m hurdles final at the Rio Olympics on Aug. 18, netting Turkey’s fourth medal at the 2016 Games
Following a 91-day break, Turkish teams are ready to hit the pitch with many of the same faces but more Dutchmen both on the field and on the bench
Turkish wrestler Cenk İldem clinched the bronze medal in men’s Greco-Roman 98-kilogram division on Aug. 16 to earn Turkey’s third medal at the Rio Olympic Games, while the women’s basketball team was knocked out of the tournament in the quarterfinals by Spain with a buzzer beater
Turkey’s Fenerbahçe, the runner-up in last year’s domestic Spor Toto Super League, has signed a jersey partnership deal with Nesine.com, a leading legal online betting portal
Former Sunderland and Russia coach Dick Advocaat is in talks to become manager of Istanbul club Fenerbahçe after resigning as Netherlands assistant coach
It's been a difficult few months for the Olympic women's basketball teams from Turkey and France. Both countries have been victimized by deadly extremist attacks, and Turkey is struggling with the aftermath of a bloody attempted coup
Turkey’s Anadolu Efes announced June 21 a two-year contract with coach Velimir Perasovic, who led Laboral Kutxa Vitoria Gasteiz in 2015-2016 to one of its most successful seasons ever, reaching the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Final Four for the first time since 2008
Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter, who is known to be a staunch follower of U.S.-based Islamic preacher Fethullah Gülen, has said that he was ready to die for him
Turkey’s U-23 women’s national team lost 3-1 to Brazil in the final of the 2015 FIVB Volleyball Women’s U-23 World Championship on Aug. 19, settling for silver on home court.
Turkey eased to a straight sets victory over Poland to claim the women’s volleyball gold medal at the European Games on June 27
The Vanuatu women beach volleyball team of Miller Pata and Linline Matauatu will play at the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Tour Antalya Open, to be held in Antalya on May 10-15
Çağla Büyükakçay, Turkey’s top tennis player, continued her historic clay court season at Roland Garros, defeating Aliaksandra Sasnovich 5-7, 7-6, 6-2 on May 23 to become the first Turkish woman in the Open Era to win a match at a Grand Slam
Turkish tennis player Cağla Büyükakçay became the first Turkish player to win a WTA tournament following a victory over Montenegro’s Danka Kovinic in the final of the TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Cup International Women’s tournament on April 24
Maria Sharapova was suspended from tennis for two years June 8 for testing positive for meldonium at the Australian Open, and immediately responded by saying she would appeal the decision to sport's highest court
The most hotly anticipated Masters in years gets underway early April 9 morning under the towering Georgia pines of Augusta National with a host of gripping potential story lines.
Some 173 golfers apply to compete for double the prize money in the Turkish Airlines Ladies Open, Turkey leg of the Ladies European Tour in Belek at the event’s new home, the Carya Golf Club
Melissa Reid stays on course for a second title at the Turkish Airlines Ladies Open leading with 11 under par, one stroke ahead of Pamela Pretswell
As Sebastian Vettel nurses his hangover, Bernie Ecclestone can raise a toast to the F1 gods after a weekend to savour in Malaysia gave the sport a reason to smile again.
World champion Lewis Hamilton was unbeatable even in a misfiring car as he topped practice at the Malaysian Grand Prix despite mechanical problems on March 27.
Mercedes will be looking to reassert their Formula One dominance at the Chinese Grand Prix this weekend after the team received the loudest of wake-up calls in Malaysia by Sebastian Vettel's revitalised Ferrari.
Turkey’s hopes of clinching a gold medal in the wrestling category sank on Aug. 15 when reigning world champion Rıza Kayaalp lost 6-0 to Cuban Mijain Lopez in the Greco-Roman 130-kilogram category final
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