Turkey

Euroleague Basketball is searching for two brands to take its roster of second-tier Premium Partners to six, and aims to scrap sponsorships previously sold around its season-ending Final Four tournament and Game of the Week broadcast.

The Infront Sports & Media agency has agreed a long-term deal with the Turkish Basketball Federation (TBF) to provide the governing body with marketing services to help increase sponsorship activity for the sport in the country.

Turkish banking group DenizBank has agreed a three-year title sponsorship deal with the European Volleyball Confederation (CEV) for its Champions League club competition.

Turkish Airlines is weighing up a bid to become an Official Sponsor of the Uefa Champions League from the 2015-16 season, the start of the competition’s next three-year rights cycle.

Turkish Airlines has agreed a five-year extension with Euroleague Basketball to its title sponsorship of the Euroleague continental club competition.

Fashion company W Collection has agreed to become an official sponsor of Turkish football club Galatasaray.

Turkish Super Lig football club Besiktas has finalised a 15-year shirt sponsorship and stadium naming rights deal, from 2014-15 to 2028-29, with telecommunications company Vodafone.

Turkish football club Galatasaray has signed a sponsorship deal with Indian technology company HCL’s ME Tablet brand.

Turkish Super Lig football club Besiktas and Vodafone have signed a memorandum of understanding for the telecommunications firm to acquire the team’s shirt sponsorship and naming rights to its new stadium.

Uefa has confirmed new broadcast rights deals in the United States, Latin America and Turkey for the qualification competitions to Euro 2016 and the 2018 Fifa World Cup.

Turkish Airlines has agreed a deal to become the title sponsor of the European Tour’s new showpiece tournament in Turkey later this year.