Fenerbahce, Galatasaray, Turk Telekom withdraw from Gloria Cup

2020-09-11T11:09:08+00:00 2020-09-11T11:33:36+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

11/Sep/20 11:09


Half the Gloria Cup field opts to forego the friendly tournament.

By Johnny Askounis/ info@eurohoops.net

Fenerbahce Beko, Galatasaray Doga Sigorta, and Turk Telekom decided to stop their participation in the ongoing Gloria Cup Basketball Tournament II and leave Antalya, the three Turkish teams announced on Friday. The three clubs are moving their training camps back to their home base.

As noted in a joint press release, participating teams met and evaluated the status of the tournament after the positive coronavirus case revealed. The three mentioned sides opted to depart. However, Crvena Zvezda, Tofas, and Pinar Karsiyaka are still in with Karsiyaka scheduled to face the Serbian outlet later today.

Galatasaray previously confirmed a positive coronavirus test.