Basketball: Galatasaray Doga Sigorta sign Baris Ermis

Alaturka Spor Haberleri

By Can Erozden

ANKARA (AA) – Turkish basketball club Galatasaray Doga Sigorta signed Turkish playmaker Baris Ermis on Thursday.

Galatasaray basketball announced their new signing Ermis, 35, on Twitter, naming him "experienced Turkish international".

Ermis told Galatasaray TV channel that he is thrilled to play for this club and "can't wait for the opening of the new season".

An active player since 2003, Ermis previously played for many Turkish clubs such as Besiktas, Anadolu Efes, Turk Telekom, Fenerbahce Beko and Tofas.

Ermis was a silver medalist in the 2010 FIBA World Championship, helping the Turkish national team finish this tournament in the second place.