Wednesday, 19 September 2018

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Norwegian Pedersen wins Jizerská 50km skiing race

ČTK |
19 Feb 2018

Norwegian Pedersen and Johansson Norgren from Sweden won men's and women's categories of the 50th Jizerska padesatka 50km international Ski Classics cross-country skiing race in Bedrichov on Sunday.

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Czech clinch Group A with 4-1 vs. Switzerland

WFLA |
19 February 2018

The Czech Republic will finish top of Group A in the men's Pyeongchang Olympic hockey tournament after beating Switzerland 4-1.

Ledecká's shock win boosts Czech team confidence

Reuters |
19 February 2018

The Czech team are riding high and believe anything is possible after team mate Ester Ledecká stunned the skiing world to win the Olympic gold in super-G, Czech Alpine skier Filip Forejtek said on Sunday.

Michal Krčmář wins silver in Olympic biathlon sprint

Radio Prague |
12 February 2018

Czech Michal Krčmář won the country's second medal in the Winter Olympics with a second place in the biathlon sprint event on Sunday. Krčmář was just 4.4 seconds behind the winner, Germany's Arnd Peiffer.

Czech Republic wins Fed Cup tie against Switzerland 3:0

Radio Prague |
12 February 2018

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.

Flag-bearer Samková among Czech Olympic hopefuls

Radio Prague |
9 February 2018

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.

Kejval joins International Olympic Committee

ČTK |
8 Feb 2018

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

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Jágr: Czechs among favourites for ice hockey gold in Pyeongchang

Radio Prague |
8 February 2018

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.

Jamaican Olympic bobsleigh team races in suits by Czech designer

ČTK |
6 Feb 2018

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.

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Jágr discusses plans

Radio Prague |
2 February 2018

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.

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