Omer Yurtseven will allegedly miss EuroBasket 2022

2022-08-03 18:42
Credit: FIBA
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Omer Yurtseven was one of the select bunch of NBA players who participated in the 2023 FIBA World Cup Qualifiers window in July. However, things might not be so pleasant around the corner.

According to Turkish journalist Umit Avci from Milliyet, Yurtseven is going to miss EuroBasket 2022. Avci reports that the big man did not appear in the Turkey national team's training camp and will not play in the upcoming major tournament.

The Miami Heat center played in the lone Qualifiers match for Turkey on July 3rd, scoring 9 points and grabbing 3 rebounds along the way to a comfortable 85-71 victory over Great Britain.

Omer Yurtseven

Omer  Yurtseven
Position: C
Age: 24
Height: 213 cm
Weight: 120 kg
Birth place: Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Turkey will play in Group A in EuroBasket together with Montenegro, Georgia, Spain, Bulgaria, and Belgium.

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