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17th Title for Galtasaray Within Reach with 1 More Point

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SportsGalatasaray denies all hopes for Sivasspor, and maintains the Turkcell Super League lead with a 5-3 win. Now a draw next weekend would be enough for the Lions to clinch the 17th league title. Even a draw against Genclerbirligi OFTAS next week would hand Galatasaray the Turkcell Super League title, but the Lions secured the position the hard way. For a brief moment Sunday night, the so-called “Anatolian revolution” in Turkish football seemed close to coming to life: Genclerbirligi scored a shock goal on Fenerbahce about 20 minutes after Galatasaray's Rigobert Song blundered to give Sivasspor the lead.
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Tukey to Host the 7th World Junior Taekwondo Championships

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SportsThe semi-official Anatolia news agency reported on Monday. The Seventh World Junior Taekwondo Championships will take place in western province of Izmir on May 7 to May 11. About 795 taekwondo competitors from 84 countries will compete in western Turkish province of Izmir.
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Garanti will Help NBA to Scout Prospects by Hosting Skills Challenge in Turkey

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SportsYoungsters between the ages of 14 and 18 can upload videos displaying their skills to a Web site (www.nba-garanti.com), because the NBA is teaming up with Garanti Bank to launch Skill Challenge, a three-month competition that will scout talented ballplayers in Turkey and pave the way for them to basketball's top league. Following voting by visitors to the site, 100 players with the highest votes will be move to the next level and, after a period at a training camp, two girls and two boys will earn the right to attend a summer camp in the United States in July.
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Rosberg of Williams Bowed to Take Fast Start in Turkey

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SportsThe Williams driver got his season off to a flying start scoring a podium in Australia but has struggled to maintain his form since. Nico Rosberg has vowed to hit the ground running in Turkey after a disappointing result in the last grand prix. He retired with an engine failure on lap 41 in Spain while lying seventh, but is confident he can turn his fortunes around in time for the next round of the championship.
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Turkish Armwrestler Chosen as 5th Legend Spotsman

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SportsEngin Terzi of Turkey was chosen as the world's 5th legend sportsman according to World of Armwrestling (WAF), the semi-official Anatolia news agency reported on Thursday.
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McLaren’s Kovalainen Wishes to Race in Turkey

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SportsThe McLaren driver was traveling at 240 km/h when his car went off the track and slammed into the protective wall at the Circuit de Catalunya Sunday. Heikki Kovalainen is planning on racing in Turkey in two weeks despite being hospitalized after a high-speed crash at the Spanish GP at the weekend.
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Turkish Small Forward Hedo Turkoglu Won NBA’s Most Improve Player Award

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SportsOn Monday, Orlando Magic forward Hedo Turkoglu, a Turkish forward in his eighth National Basketball Association season, was named the league's Most Improved Player here. Turkoglu, who turned 29 last month, received 380 points in a vote of North American media, including 61 first place votes. Rudy Gay of Memphis was second with 167 points with Portland's LaMarcus Aldridge third on 128 points.
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Fenerbahce beat Chelsea; Deivid from zero to hero

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SportsFenerbahce mounted a stunning comeback to shock Chelsea in Wednesday's first leg of their Champions League quarter-final in the intimidating Sukru Saracoglu Stadium in Istanbul as Brazilian midfielder of Turkish side Deivid went from zero to hero.
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Fenerbahçe qualifies for quarter finals

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SportsFenerbahçe won the game against Sevillla in the second tour revenge game in the Champions' League with the penalty shots and qualified for the quarter finals.
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The Top Selling Yachts Brands And Makes

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The yacht, from the Dutch word Jach, which means to hunt, was originally defined as a light, fast sailing vessel used by the Dutch navy to track pirates and smugglers around and into the shallow seas of the Low Countries. The word was later used to describe a wider range of vessels, usually of private use, and powered by sail, power, or both, and used for pleasure cruising or racing. Generally, powered yachts are referred to as motor yachts to distinguish them from yachts with sail propulsion.
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