Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Sport

Tennis star Petra Kvitová voted Czech sportsperson of the year

Radio Prague |
29 December 2014

In a poll held by Czech sports journalists, the Wimbledon winner finished first ahead of the Olympic champion in snowboard cross Eva Samková and speedskating champion Martina Sáblíková.

Hurdler Hejnová ready for comeback after injury-hit 2014

Radio Prague |
29 December 2014

The women's world 400 metres hurdles champion, Zuzana Hejnová, says she is now fully fit and looking forward to the new season.

Czech Hradec Králové earmarks EUR 9m for stadium revamp

Inside World Football |
29 December 2014

FC Hradec Králové has unveiled plans to spend CZK 246 million (EUR 9m) on modernising its stadium. The Czech club aims to launch the upgrade of the sports facility in 2016.

Czech biathlete Soukalová gets gold in World Cup race

Radio Prague |
22 December 2014

Czech biathlete Gabriela Soukalová won a 7.5 kilometre World Cup sprint in Pokljuka, Slovenia, on Thursday. The 25-year-old athlete did not miss a single target and finished 18 seconds ahead of Italy's Dorothea Wierer.

Berdych names Vallverdu as new coach

Radio Prague |
18 December 2014

After months of speculation, Czech tennis men's No.1 Tomáš Berdych announced he will have a new coach for 2015: Venezuelan former player Daniel Vallverdu.

Berdych hires Vallverdu after severing ties with Czech coaches

Radio Prague |
17 December 2014

The Czech men's tennis number one Tomáš Berdych has hired Daniel Vallverdu as his new coach. The Spanish former player previously worked with Andy Murray for four years.

Czech men's floorball team wins bronze at World Floorball Championship

Radio Prague |
15 December 2014

The Czech men’s floorball team on Sunday won the bronze at the World Floorball Championships in Goteborg, Sweden, beating the Swiss team 4:3.

Jágr reaches new milestone in NHL - his 1,500th game

Radio Prague |
10 December 2014

Forty-two-year-old Czech hockey legend Jaromír Jágr – the most productive European player in NHL history – marked a new milestone on Monday night, playing in his 1,500th NHL game.

Czech FA readies for 'revolution'

Radio Prague |
9 December 2014

The Czech Football Association is preparing the ground for a so-called revolution-slash-evolution in online documentation. Specifically, as of July 1st, 2015, all relevant match documentation will have to be online, according to news site iDnes.

Czech wins ski jump

The New York Times/AP |
8 December 2014

Roman Koudelka won his second World Cup ski jump of the season in Lillehammer on Sunday, giving him the lead in the overall standings.

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