The Turkish women’s volleyball team defeated Argentina 3-0 in the 2020 preliminary round Pool B game in Tokyo and reached the quarter-finals for the first time at the Olympic Games on July 31st.

Turkey fell with service errors back 5-2 and seemed ineffective at the beginning of the game, but managed to win the first set with 25:23.

In the second set with 25:20 and in the third set with 25:18 the Turkey won the game 3-0 and reached the quarter-finals for the first time in the history of the Olympic Games.

Turkey will play the last game of Pool B against the Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) on August 2nd.

Troops were due to march onto the streets of Sydney August 2nd to enforce the extended lockdown as home stay orders in Australia’s third largest city, Brisbane, were extended to contain a worsening outbreak.

Retail prices in Istanbul, Turkey’s most populous city, rose 1.52 percent in July compared to the previous month, according to data from the Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (İTO).

Turkish archer Mete Gazoz, who won the gold medal in the individual Olympic competition at the Tokyo 2020 Games, has announced that he will next aim for a gold medal at the 2024 Paris Olympic Games.