Friday, 21 September 2018
Sport | Tri-City Herald/AP

Jaroslav Silhavy has been named coach of the Czech Republic national team. Silhavy replaces Karel Jarolim, who was fired last week after a 5-1 loss to Russia in an international friendly.

Sport | Prague TV

Czech pilot Martin Šonka won his third race in a row in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Wiener Neustadt, Austria, on Sept. 16, following victories in Budapest and Kazan.

Sport | Prague TV

The 26th season of the ice hockey Extraliga starts Sept. 14. It is also the 81st season for top-level domestic competition. The season will run until April.

Sport | Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

The coach of the Czech Republic's soccer team is departing in the wake of a 5-1 defeat by Russia.

Sport | Prague TV

Czech pilot Martin Šonka won the gold medal for freestyle at the European Aerobatics Championship held in Jindřichův Hradec.

Sport | Prague TV

The Prague Raptors men's team have started the season with a bang after winning their first two league matches without conceding a goal.

Sport | Radio Prague

Karolína Plíšková has reached the fourth round at tennis's US Open for the third time in succession. The Czech player overcame Ashleigh Barty of Australia 6-4 6-4 to set up a clash with local favourite Serena Williams, who has 23 Grand Slams titles to her name.

Sport | Radio Prague

Czech football fans are in for a treat with the news that Viktoria Plzeň are set to welcome one of the world's biggest clubs, Real Madrid, in the Champions League.

Business | Sport | Radio Prague

The Czech speed skater Karolína Erbanová has made the surprise announcement that she has quit the sport at the age of 25. She told journalists she would no longer tolerate the behaviour of national team trainer Petr Novák, whose approach she described as manipulative, humiliating and aggressive.

Sport | Prague TV

The fifth edition of the D+D Real Czech Masters golf tournament at the Albatross Golf Resort just outside of Prague came to an end Aug. 26 with an upset win by Italian player Andrea Pavan.

Business | Sport | Radio Prague

The Czech high jumper Jaroslav Bába has announced his retirement, a week before his 34th birthday. Bába's greatest success came with a bronze medal at the Olympic Games in Athens in 2004, when he was just 19.

Sport | Prague TV

Czech pilot Martin Šonka won in the Red Bull Air Race in Kazan, Russia. It was the fifth race in the current Red Bull Air Race Championship season.

National | Business | Sport | Radio Prague

The former Czech football international Tomáš Řepka has been jailed for six months. The Municipal Court in Brno on Thursday found Řepka guilty of advertising sexual services on the internet in the name of his ex-wife Vlaďka Erbová.

Sport | Prague TV

The fifth D+D REAL Czech Masters tournament will feature Padraig Harrington. The Irish golfer has won three majors — two Open Championships and one PGA Championship.

Sport | Radio Prague

In tennis, Petra Kvitová has advanced to the third round of Cincinnati Open after beating Serena Williams 6:3, 2:6 a 6:3. Another Czech, Karolína Plíšková has scored her first win over Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland, knocking her out 6:3, 6:3 to advance to the second round.