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Battle of Kazıkbeli Traditional Archery Tournament from Metropolitan

Denizli Metropolitan Municipality organized a traditional archery tournament to commemorate the Kazıkbeli Victory in Denizli 874 years ago. The winner of the tournament, in which 210 athletes from 12 cities participated, was Turkish archery.
 Historic victory celebrated with archery tournament
Denizli Metropolitan Municipality organized the 7th Inter-Provincial Battle of Kazıkbeli Traditional Turkish Archery Tournament within the scope of the Kazıkbeli War commemoration activities, which resulted in the victory of the Turks 874 years ago and which had great importance in making Anatolia the homeland of the Turks. 210 athletes from Denizli, Antalya, Kütahya, İzmir, Uşak, Isparta, Afyonkarahisar, Burdur, Bilecik, Bursa, Balıkesir and Çanakkale participated in the tournament held at the Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Traditional Sports Games Complex. Citizens showed great interest in the breathtaking struggle of the athletes competing in the categories of men, women, stars, children and teams.
A fierce struggle was staged
The winners of the tournament are as follows: İzmir Çekmergen Traditional Archery Association Sports Club became the winning team of the tournament, Halil İbrahim İlhan the winner in the Men's Category, Teslime Bircan in the Women's Category, Ahmet Kahraman in the Stars Category and Zeren Sena Uslu in the Children's Category and took the gold medals. At the medal ceremony, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Secretary Generals Serhat Akbulut and Ömer Faruk Özer presented the medals to the winners and congratulated the athletes.

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