Besiktas elects new chairman

Last Updated: Jun 17, 2013, 15:16 PM IST

Ankara: Fikret Orman was elected the chairman of Besiktas football club for a second time by winning an overwhelming majority of votes on Monday.

Orman replaced former chairman Yildirim Demiroren to lead the debt-ridden club, reports Xinhua.

Besiktas, established in 1903, is one of the first and most famous clubs in Turkey. It won 13 titles of the Turkish Super League in the past years.