The Near East University that won the Women’s Basketball Turkey Cup targets to reach the happy end by becoming the champion both at the league and at the FIBA Women EuroCup……
Zafer KALAYCIOĞLU, The head coach of the Near East University Women’s Basketball Team which is currently the leader of Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League and the finalist of the FIBA Women EuroCup, touched upon the crucial role of their achievements for the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus in making its way past the embargos. “We try to overcome the political embargos with our accomplishments in sports” said he.
Evaluating all the lanes that the Near East University competes in, the Head Coach KALAYCIOĞLU highlighted their commitment to reaching the happy end in all lanes including the league and the EuroCup.
Underlining their determination to complete the regular season as the top team, KALAYCIOĞLU shared his views regarding the event. “The accomplishments that we have achieved in sports so far and those that we are going to achieve are very important for TRNC because there is an embargo imposed on TRNC in political sense. We, as the Near East University, exert great effort to overcome this embargo with our achievement in sports” noted he.
Our overriding aim is to represent the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus in the best way….
Highlighting their commitment to representing the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus in the best way, KALAYCIOĞLU provided further information on the issue: “For the first time in its history, the Near East University Women’s Basketball Team won the Turkey Cup and brought it to TRNC. Currently we are at the top of the Turkish Women’s Basketball Super League and we are the finalist of the FIBA Women EuroCup. We will fight to the last drop of our sweat to win both cups and bring them to TRNC” said he.