Definitions for "Abdi İpekçi Arena"
Abdi İpekçi Arena, formerly known as "Abdi İpekçi Sports Complex", is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Zeytinburnu district of İstanbul, Turkey, situated just outside of the ancient city walls in Yedikule. Opened in 1986 after many years of interrupted construction, it is named after the renowned Turkish journalist Abdi Ipekci, who was killed in 1979 by Mehmet Ali Agca.