Wednesday, 28 June 2017
Sports | ČTK

Israeli forward Tal Ben Haim Junior, 27, signed a four-year contract with Sparta Prague that is to pay 2.9 million euros to Maccabi Tel Aviv for his transfer according to Israeli media, which makes Ben Haim the most expensive footballer in the history of the top Czech league.

Sport | ČTK

These are the results of the World Cup in white water canoeing in Prague Sunday.

Sport | Prague TV

Catcher and infielder Martin Mužík is back in the Czech Republic, and he hopes to get Prague baseball team Kotlářka back on track to get into this year's playoffs. Kotlářka lost last year to Draci Brno after reaching the finals.

Sport | SBS/Reuters

A leading Czech brewery dropped its sponsorship of the country's national team and top-flight competition on Friday, citing reputation risks from the sport's corruption scandals.

Sport | ČTK

Outstanding Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt, 30, will take part in the forthcoming Golden Spike meet in Ostrava for the ninth time and he will run the 100 metre race, the organisers told reporters yesterday.

Sport | Prague TV

Two Czech pilots were on the winner's podium after the June 3–4 Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Chiba City, Japan.

Sport | ČTK

Czech two-time Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitová, 27, who played two matches at French Open after she underwent an operation on her playing left hand in December, said at a press conference Friday the fact that the hand did not hurt even when she fully used it is her biggest victory.

Sport | Radio Prague

Czech tennis star Petra Kvitová has made an emotional return to professional tennis, five months after sustaining a potentially career-ending hand injury, with a decisive first round victory in the French Open.

Sport | Prague TV

Slavia Prague is the champion of the Czech First League for the first time in eight years, and for the fourth time since Czechoslovakia broke up. The victory was quite a turn around from the situation a few years ago, when the team faced severe financial difficulties in the fall of 2010 and had to cut key players and staff.

Sport | ČTK

Czech tennis player Petra Kvitová is striving for playing Wimbledon, which she won in 2011 and 2014, after the serious hand injury she suffered last December, and she will decide on her start in French Open at the very last moment, her spokesman Karel Tejkal told ČTK yesterday.

Sport | ČTK

Zlín won the Czech Football Cup for a second time in history, beating Opava 1-0 in the final on Wednesday, and it advances to the Europa League.

Sport | ČTK

Gebretsadik Abraha from Ethiopia won the Prague Marathon international event today, clocking in 2:08:47, and the women's contest was won by Valary Aiyabey from Kenya in a track record 2:21:57.

Sport | Radio Prague

The head of the Czech Football Association, Miroslav Pelta, has been questioned by police after he and a number of other people were arrested over corruption allegations. Czech soccer is often in the news for the wrong reasons – but is this its biggest scandal yet?

Sport | Prague TV

Your next chance to see Prague's baseball team Kotlářka Praha in action is May 6 with a double header against Technika Brno. The first game starts at 1pm at Kotlářka's home stadium Markéta.

Sport | Prague TV

Kotlářka Praha southpaw, Jan Novák, was dominant over nine innings of shutout baseball, striking out 14 batters, walking three, and not allowing a single hit as the hometown heroes, Kotlářka Praha, toppled the extraliga newcomers, Olympia Blansko, 4-0 in the first game of the double header.