Monday, 23 April 2018
Sport | Radio Prague

The Czech Republic took an unbeatable 3:0 lead in the Fed Cup rubber against Switzerland. Petra Kvitová notched up her second singles win of the tie with a 6:2, 6:4 victory against Swiss player Belinda Bencic.

Sport | Radio Prague

The Czech flag at Friday's opening ceremony at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang will be carried by snowboarder Eva Samková, who took home gold four years ago and is again among the country's top medal hopefuls. But there are a number of other Czechs competitors well worth looking out for in South Korea.

Sport | Radio Prague

Jaromír Jágr was one of the stars of the Czech squad that took ice hockey gold at the Nagano Olympics, which began 20 years ago on Wednesday. The veteran forward says the absence of NHL players increases Czech chances of repeating the famous victory of 1998.

Sport | ČTK

Czech Olympic Committee (COV) chairman Jiří Kejval was elected to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Pyeongchang on Wednesday.

Life | Sport | ČTK

The Jamaican bobsleigh team will compete at the Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang in race suits designed by Czech Zuzana Bahulová who designed clothes for athletes taking participating in Summer Olympics before.

Sport | Radio Prague

Jaromír Jágr has made his first public appearance since news of his return to his hometown club Kladno sparked a wave of Jágrmania in the Czech Republic.

Sport | ČTK

Jaromir Jagr, 45, Czech ice-hockey forward and the second most productive player in the history of the NHL, arrived from Calgary in the Czech Republic and signed a contract with the First League club Rytiri Kladno on Wednesday.

National | Sport | ČTK

The former Czech ice-hockey goalkeeper and a member of the Chamber of Deputies, Milan Hnilicka (ANO), a gold medalist from the 1998 Nagano Olympics, became the government commissioner for sports, Hnilicka told journalists on Wednesday.

Life | Sport | ČTK

The strongest possible Czech team, Karolina Pliskova, Barbora Strycova, Petra Kvitova and Lucie Safarova, will appear in the Fed Cup 1st round battle to be held in Prague next week, in which their rivals will be the Swiss.

Sport | Brno Daily

With its emphasis on sportsmanship, cricket is a true celebration of internationalism, diversity, and tolerance. This is also a belief held by Brno Cricket Club (BCC), who have been working tirelessly to promote the sport in South Moravia.

Sport | ČTK

The football club Sparta Praha bought Romanian midfielder Nicolae Stanciu from Anderlecht for EUR 4.6 million, according to ČTK's information, which makes Stanciu the most expensive player in the history of the top Czech league.

Sport | ČTK

Javelin champion Barbora Špotáková will not take part in competitions this season because she is pregnant and her second child is expected to be born in the summer.

Sport | ČTK

The Czech Olympic Committee (COV) nominated 85 winter athletes for the forthcoming South Korean Olympic Games on Thursday, but still four more athletes may be added to the Czech team.

Sport | ČTK

Czech biathlete Gabriela Koukalova, 28, will not participate in the forthcoming Winter Olympics to take place in Pyeongchang, South Korea, from February 9 to 25, Jiri Hamza, the head of the Czech Biathlon Association, told journalists on Friday.

Sport | CBC.ca

The Czechs will face Canada in the semi-final at the 2018 World Junior Ice Hockey on Thursday after beating Finland 4-3 in the first quarter-final matchup.