Fans brace for 'Derby Day' in Beko Basketball League

Friday, March 28, 2014

Basketball fans have chance to savor derby fever in Beko Basketball League

Basketball fans have chance to savor derby fever in Beko Basketball League

ANKARA - Week 24 of the Beko Basketball League is set to begin on Saturday.

The opening game of the week which will be played between Usak Sportif and Turk Telekom, tipping off at 15:00.

League leaders Banvit will play away to Trabzonspor Medical Park on Saturday, with game in Trabzon starting at 17:30.

The match of the week will be played between two archrivals, Fenerbahce Ulker and Galatasaray Liv Hospital on Monday.

Clashes between the runners-up Fenerbahce Ulker and Galatasaray Liv Hospital, coming in 4th place in the table, will tip off at 17:00 in Fenerbahce Ulker's home court, Ulker Sports Arena.

Having been ranked third place in the Beko league, one of the Istanbulite giants, Anadolu Efes, who upset their fans in Turkish Airlines Euroleague Top 16 due to poor results, will encounter Royal Hali Gaziantep Basketball on Tuesday. The game at Abdi Ipekci Sports Hall tips off at 18:00.

No matches will be played on Sunday owing to the elections in Turkey.

Fixtures for the 24th week in Beko Basketball League are as follows:

March 29:

Usak Sportif vs Turk Telekom at 15:00

Mersin BSB vs Besiktas Integral Forex at 16:00

Aykon TED Ankara Kolejliler vs Tofas at 16:30

Olin Edirne vs Aliaga Petkim at 17:00

Trabzonspor Medical Park vs Banvit at 17:30

Pinar Karsiyaka vs Torku Konya Selcuk University at 18:00

March 31:

Fenerbahce Ulker vs Galatasaray Liv Hospital at 17:00

April 1:

Anadolu Efes vs Royal Hali Gaziantep Basketball at 18:00

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