Istanbul Arel University 3X3 Basketball Team Comes 3rd in Europe

Istanbul Arel University represented Turkey in the 3X3 basketball category of the European University Sports Association (EUSA) Games. The EUSA Games, organised for the 15th time this year, were held between 14-19 July 2018 in Coimbra, Portugal. Istanbul Arel University won Group C, which consisted of teams from Israel, Hungary, Slovenia, Poland, Romania, Germany, Spain and Portugal. The Istanbul Arel University 3X3 basketball team then went on to win the second round, quarter finals and second finals and ultimately came in third place, winning the bronze medal.

During the tournaments, Kutay AKPULAT, an Istanbul Arel University athlete, became champion in the slam dunk competition and Anıl ATAMIŞ, also an Istanbul Arel University athlete, was chosen amongst the 5 top players.

We congratulate all officials and technical staff for their hard work and our athletes who achieved great success and wish them every success for the future.