Besiktas won away game against Sivasspor 2-1 to draw level with their 3rd-placed opponents, 5 points behind the leaders.
Black Eagles took the lead early in the game with Slovakian striker Filip Holosko's 10th minute header to Aydin Karabulut's cross. Holosko struck again 4 minutes later. These goals gave Besiktas a 2-0 lead at halftime.
Defender Ibrahim Kas, who received a yellow card at the first half, grabbed his second and Besiktas had to carry on with 10 men from the 78th minute onwards. Black & Whites defended resolutely thereafter until Mehmet Yıldız's injury time goal and Eagles ran out 2-1 winners over their mighty hosts.