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The giants of basketball come together at Gloria Cup

The Anadolu Efes, Fenerbahçe Ülker, Cska Moscow, Olympiakos, Crvena Zvezda Telecom, and Unicaja Malaga teams attended the tournament, which took place at the Ulker Sports Arena from September 23 to September 26, 2018.

Sponsored by the Gloria Sports Arena, the Gloria Basketball Cup took place from September 23 to September 26, 2018, at the Ulker Sports Arena. Accepted as one of the most important preparation tounaments before the season, the “Gloria Cup” was attended by Anadolu Efes and Fenerbahçe Ulker from Turkey, and was played according to Euroleague regulations. Teams participated with all players, and games were overseen by Euroleague referees.

Following the FIBA World Basketball Championships, this organisation is very important for preparing the teams for their league games, and took place in two groups, attended by six teams. The winners of each group played the finals, and the first and second runners up teamed up to play the classification games.

Anadolu Efes played in Group A, along with Olympiakos from Greece, and Unicaja Malaga from Spain. Fenerbahçe Ülker was in Group B, playing with CSKA Moscow from Russia, and Crvena Zvezda Telecom from Serbia.

The tournament was broadcast to Russia, Spain and Greece, and the world renowned Ukranian group, Red Foxes, added colour to the tournament with their dances.

Group A:
Anadolu Efes (TUR), Olympiakos (GRE), Unicaja Malaga (ESP)

Group B:
Fenerbahçe Ülker (TUR), CSKA Moskova (RUS), Crvena Zvezda (Serbia)