Besiktas and Ankaraspor Advance to Semifinals of Turkish Cup

AHMET BOB TURGUTCorrespondent IFebruary 5, 2009

After Sivasspor advanced to the Turkish Fortis Cup, Ankaraspor and Besiktas have secured a spot in the semifinals of the Fortis Turkish Cup.

Ankaraspor beat Denizlispor at home in the second leg match 2-1, while Besiktas demolished Antalyaspor 3-1 in Istanbul.

The last ticket match will be between Bursaspor and Fenerbahce in Bursa, on Thursday night.

Ankaraspor had drawn 1-1 with Denizlispor in the first leg, but won 2-1 in the second at home. Bilal Kisa scored on 56 minutes and Özer Hurmaci added a second shortly before the end.

Emil Angelov scored for Denizlispor in the 86th minute of the match. They were one goal short of advancing to the semi-finals...

Besiktas were on right track after last week's 0-2 win in Antalya and added a 3-1 home victory to advance to the semifinals.

Besiktas goals came from Bobo, Ibrahim Üzülmez, and Serdar Özkan, and Antalyaspor's goal was scored by Ahmet Kuru.