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Àmasya Lokman Hekim wins Turkey deaf volleyball’s İşitme Engelliler Türkiye Erkekler Voleybol Şampiyonası’nda Kupa Amasya’nin

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Àmasya Lokman Hekim after winning Turkey’s men’s national deaf volleyball championship. Image credit: Türkiye İşitme Engelliler Spor Federasyonu

Earlier today, Àmasya Lokman Hekim won İşitme Engelliler Türkiye Erkekler Voleybol Şampiyonası’nda Kupa Amasya’nin after beating Manavgat BLD in three straight sets in the final.  The championship is the country’s most elite men’s deaf volleyball championship.


Amasya beat B.Nilüfer in straight sets, while Manavgat BLD  beat Bafra in straight sets for both teams to qualify for the final.

Games leading up to the final included Çorum losing to Ank.baskent 0 – 3, Bafra going down 2 – 3 to Bornova İESK , İst.aksaray being blanked by Kırşehir İESK 0 – 3, İESK Çorum losing 0 – 3 to K.Eregli, and Kayseri Deniz İESK losing to Başkent İESK 0 – 3.

Laura Hale
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Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees. She has a PhD in Communications from the University of Canberra.

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