Mersin 1 – 2 Besiktas – Besiktas keep up with the pace
Besiktas have kept the points difference between themselves and Fenerbahce down to just one following a 2-1 victory over Mersin Idmanyudu.
The Black Eagles took the lead in the 30th minute via an Olcay Sahan goal but were pegged back in the 61st minute by their former player Sinan Kaloglu. Demba Ba scored the games deciding goal with his backside in the 65th minute.
Besiktas take on Rizespor next weekend.
Referee: Mete Kalkavan, Orkun Aktaş, Ekrem Kan
Beşiktaş: Tolga Zengin, Serdar Kurtuluş, Ersan Adem Gülüm, Franco, Motta, Veli Kavlak, Oğuzhan Özyakup (.67 Tolgay Arslan), Gökhan Töre, Sosa (.84 Kerim Frei), Olcay Şahan (.87 Atınç Nukan), Demba Ba
Mersin İdmanyurdu: Mihaylov, Serkan Balcı, Servet Çetin, Mitrovic, Gökçek Vederson, Mehmet Taş (.46 Sinan Kaloğlu), Sadiku, Nakoulma (.62 Futacs), Murat Ceylan, Güven Varol, Morais (.74 Melih Gökçek)
Goals: .30 Olcay Şahan, .65 Demba Ba (Beşiktaş), .61 Sinan Kaloğlu (Mersin İdmanyurdu)
Yellow Card: .24 Mehmet Taş (Mersin İdmanyurdu)