Birkan Batuk

8 Birkan Batuk

CAREER

Starting basketball at the youth academy of Ülker, Birkan was signed by Alpella in the 2006-07 season. After playing for two years, the young prospect was signed by Trabzonspor before playing for Pınar Karşıyaka of İzmir starting from the 2009-10 season. Batuk was signed by Anadolu Efes in the beginning of the 2012-13 season.

Birkan Batuk also played at the Turkish National Team, playing at the group stage of 2013 European Championship, and winning the gold medal at the 2013 Mediterranean Games held in Mersin. Batuk also played for the Turkish National Team in the group stage of 2013 European Basketball Championship. Included in the Turkish National Team preliminary roster for 2014 World Cup, Birkan suffered an unfortunate injury at the practice match against Belgium, and could not play in the World Cup. Our prolific player was included in the preliminary roster of the Turkish National Team, preparing for the 2015 European Cup.

Having won the titles of “2005 Junior Boys’ European Championship” and “Inter-High School World Championship” in his career, Birkan played for the national teams at the Junior, Youth, U20 and B National Team levels.

Selected to the Turkish Stars Team at the All-Star event in the 2010-11 season, Batuk was selected the most valuable player in the All-Star match with 26 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists.

Batuk won the Turkish Cup with Anadolu Efes at the Turkish Cup Finals held in Gaziantep in the 2014-15 season.

The prolific player had 6.0 points, 2.0 rebounds and 0.4 assists within 24 games in the Turkish Basketball League, along with 4.1 points, 0.8 rebounds and 0.1 assists per game within 9 matches in the Euroleague last year.

HEIGHT

196 cm.

POSITION

F

COUNTRY

Turkey

DATE of BIRTH

January 30th, 1990

 
14:55min.

AVG. MIN.

2.6

PTS

%46

FT%

%54

FG%

%31

3 FG%

SEASON STATISTICS

  • REBOUND 1.3
  • ASSISTS 0.4
  • DEFENSIVE REBOUND 1.0
  • STEALS 0.5
  • OFFENSIVE REBOUNDS 0.3
  • BLOCK 0.1
20:21min.

AVG. MIN.

3.2

PTS

%40

FT%

%45

FG%

%28

3 FG%

SEASON STATISTICS

  • REBOUND 2.1
  • ASSISTS 0.5
  • DEFENSIVE REBOUND 1.6
  • STEALS 0.8
  • OFFENSIVE REBOUNDS 0.5
  • BLOCK 0
8:45min.

AVG. MIN.

0.6

PTS

%25

FT%

%0

FG%

%25

3 FG%

SEASON STATISTICS

  • REBOUND 0.6
  • ASSISTS 0.1
  • DEFENSIVE REBOUND 0.5
  • STEALS 0.2
  • OFFENSIVE REBOUNDS 0.1
  • BLOCK 0.1
8:04min.

AVG. MIN.

1.3

PTS

%0

FT%

%67

FG%

%0

3 FG%

SEASON STATISTICS

  • REBOUND 0.7
  • ASSISTS 0
  • DEFENSIVE REBOUND 0.7
  • STEALS 0
  • OFFENSIVE REBOUNDS 0
  • BLOCK 0