Bursa open with a win
Bursaspor began their Turkish Super Lig campaign with a comfortable 3-0 win at home over Kayserispor.
Quickfire goals at the end of the first half from Ozan Ipek and Gokcek Wederson set up the win that was later sealed by Pablo Batalla on 64 minutes.
Galatasaray made a losing start as they slipped up 2-0 in their city derby at Istanbul Buyuksehir BSK.
Gala had a season to forget last term, finishing in eighth, and despite a summer of spending lost out to strikes from Efe Inanc and Pierre Webo.
Karabukspor were 2-1 winners at home to Sivasspor with all the goals arriving early. Luton Shelton opened the scoring on 13 minutes and while Jakub Navratil levelled on 20 minutes, Birol Hikmet won the game from the penalty spot three minutes later.
Ugur Inceman scored the only goal 11 minutes from full-time as Antalyaspor began with a 1-0 success over Gaziantepspor.