‘Fairies of Hoops’ aance in Euros

The Turkish womenand’s national basketball team, also called the and”Fairies of Hoops,and” overcame powerhouse Italy 50-44 to aance to the second round of the EuroBasket Women 2015 in the Romanian city of Oradea on Monday, while Italy bid farewell to the prestigious continental competition.
Nevriye Yilmaz netted 12 points for Turkey, Iiil Alben 11 and Lara Sanders seven.

SOURCE: Today’s Zaman