NEU CUP Bassketball Feast In TRNC Ended With Award Ceremony
NEU CUP bassketball feast organized by the Near East University was finalized with the award ceremony on 20 September.
According to press info released by the Press and Public Relations Directorate of Near East University, the NEU CUP bassketball tournament, that started on 18 September and lasted 3 days with participation of bassketball teams of Fenerbahçe, Abdullah Gül University, Kayseri and Mersin Municipalities, turned to sport feast throughout which the teams and the audience much enjoyed the matches. The leading team of the matches was Fenerbahçe Women Bassketball Team which completed the tournament undefeated. AGU Kayseri enlisted second, Near East University enlisted third, and Mersin Municipality enlisted fourth at the end of the tournament. All the participants of the tournament were presented Lefkara handicrafts and the referees were presented commemoration plaques.
Hakan Atamtürk: “We both enjoyed our time and gained experience while challenging to each other”
Assist. Prof. Dr. Hakan Atamtürk, Head of NEU Health, Culture and Sport Office, delivering a speech on NEU CUP 2015, said that they are proud of realizing a first in our country with the tournament, and with the matches of the tournament where they had the chances to challenge to some of the strongest teams of the league, they got prepared in the best possible way for the Turkey Women’s Super League that will start on 17 October. Atamtürk also said that in the matches throughout the tournament, they had the chance to observe the strong and weak sides of NEU team and in the following training phases, they will strengthen the weak sides of the team. Atamtürk added that the foreign players will join to the team on 27 September and all the team will be ready to conduct trainings, and the NEU Team will be ready with all its team members to take part in the Super League starting on 17 October.