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Famous Basketball Players from Turkey

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List of famous basketball players from Turkey, listed alphabetically with photos of the players when available. Turkey has produced some very talented basketball players over the years, including centers, guards and forwards. These are some of the best Turkish basketball players to ever live, so if you're a native of Turkey and are aspiring to play ball professionally then these people should be your idols. If you're searching for a particular popular basketball player from Turkey then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List ranges from Mehmet Okur to Erdem Türetken, plus much more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Turkish basketball players?" and "Which basketball players are from Turkey?"

You can click on the names of these legendary basketball players of Turkey in order to get more information about each one. If you play basketball or just love the sport then use this list of talented Turkish basketball players to find some athletes you haven't heard of before.
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Ahmet Erdoğan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Ahmet Erdoğan
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Alican Güney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Alican Güney
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Altay Özurgancı is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Altay Özurgancı
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Ayşe Cora is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Ayşe Cora Power forward from Istanbul
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Azmi Turgut is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Azmi Turgut
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Bahar Çağlar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Bahar Çağlar Power forward from İzmir
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Barış Ermiş is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Barış Ermiş Point guard from Istanbul
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Barış Hersek is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Barış Hersek Power forward from Kırklareli
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Bekir Yarangüme is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Bekir Yarangüme
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Berkay Candan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Berkay Candan
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Birkan Batuk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Shooting guard and Small forward from Istanbul
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Birsel Vardarlı is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Birsel Vardarlı
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Burak Yacan Yüksel ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Burak Yacan Yüksel
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Can Akın is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Can Akın Point guard from Istanbul
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Can Bartu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
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Can Korkmaz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Can Korkmaz
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Can Maxim Mutaf is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Can Maxim Mutaf
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Caner Topaloğlu is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Caner Topaloğlu
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Cedi Osman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Point guard from Ohrid
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Cem Dinç is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
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Cemal Nalga is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Cemal Nalga Center from İzmir
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Cenk Akyol is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Point guard and Shooting guard from Kadıköy
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Cevher Özer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Cevher Özer Power forward from Manisa
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Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Ceyhun Yıldızoğlu
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Cüneyt Erden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Basketball Players from Turkey
Cüneyt Erden