Turkish Youth and Sports Minister Suat K?l?ç announced that National Volleyball player Neslihan Darnel will carry the flag with crescent and star at the inaugural ceremony.
Youth and Sports Minister Suat K?l?ç announced that National Volleyball player Neslihan Darnel will carry the Turkish flag at the inaugural ceremony of the Olympic Games in London.K?l?ç said that Nevriye Y?lmaz, Bahriye Tanr?kulu and R?za Kaya were also among the candidates, however they have decided on Neslihan.K?l?ç said, “Neslihan will carry the flag in London. Because she is a sportswoman and a mother. Neslihan is the face of Turkey.”The national volleyball player to carry Turkish flag at the Olympic Games Neslihan Darnel said, “These Olympics will be participated by the maximum number of women athletes from Turkey. We are more than men in number. We want to crown our successes in London.”Source: http://www.trt-world.com/trtworld/en/newsDetail.aspx?haberkodu=111259e5-e7fb-44bc-a2fc-e400cf807a81