Friday, 25 July 2014
Sports | Radio Prague

The world football focus may be on Brazil and the culmination of the world cup, but Czech football has some persistent problems to tackle at home, in particular hooliganism.

Sports | Prague TV

In mid-July Prague's Synot Tip Arena will host the grand finale of the Czech League of American Football's 2014 season – the local version of the USA's Super Bowl.

Sports | Radio Prague

Petra Kvitová thanked her back up team and family which turned up to witness her triumph. She admitted in the post match interview that she had struggled after her first Wimbledon win in 2011 but hoped that after the second it would be easier. Kvitová should move up to fourth ranked women’s player in the world following the Wimbledon win.

Sports | Radio Prague

In football, Czech and Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Čech is being counted on by the London club for the upcoming season and longer term future. Čech's agent Viktor Kolář said a transfer to Paris Saint-Germain or Monoco is out of the question at the moment and the Czech keeper is part of Chelsea's long term plans.

Sports | The Irish Times

Petra Kvitova powered into her second Wimbledon final just two weeks after a hamstring injury cast doubt on her involvement. The 2011 champion saw off Czech compatriot Lucie Safarova in straight sets to reach her second grand slam final.

Sports | Radio Prague

The Czech Republic has been having a Wimbledon to remember this year, at least as regards women's tennis. The country is guaranteed a representative in the final, as former tournament winner Petra Kvitová and Lucie Šafářová are set to face one another in the semis.

Sports | Chestnut Hill Local

Pace Men stood tall atop the winner's podium, his funny name emblazoned on his running bib for the world to see, casting a long shadow over the great Wilson Kipsang who stood next to him in the runner's-up spot.

Sports | Sportinglife.com

Lucie Šafářová moved into her first career grand slam semi-final with a 6-3 6-1 victory over Russian Ekaterina Makarova, and in the fading light of Tuesday evening Petra Kvitová joined her by seeing off compatriot Barbora Záhlavová Strýcová, whose giant-killing run came to an end on Centre Court.

Sports | Prague Daily Monitor

In mid-July Prague's Synot Tip Arena will host the grand finale of the Czech League of American Football's 2014 season – the local version of the USA's Super Bowl.

Sports | The New York Times

The top 10 women in the tennis rankings hail from 10 countries, which is why the surge of Czech players into the second week of Wimbledon is an unexpected curiosity.

Sports | Prague Daily Monitor

The Czech Eagles team had a great long weekend in Bucharest, with success on the pitch as well as a great tourist experience off-field.

Sports | Radio Prague

The Tinkoff-Saxo cycling team say they fully support member Roman Kreuziger, who could face Union Cycliste Internationale disciplinary proceedings over abnormalities in his biological passport.

Sports | Radio Prague

Czech rider Jaroslav Kulhavý has come first in the Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships in South Africa's Pietermaritzburg.

Sports | Prague Daily Monitor

The ‘Argentine Diplomats Polo Cup – Prague’, is the first ever international polo tournament organized under the auspices of the Embassy of the Argentine Republic in the Czech Republic as well as the City of Prague, and will take place in the Czech capital from Thursday, 26th June, to Saturday, 28th June.

Sports | www.ceecup.org

The Organising Committee of the annual youth football tournament known as the GENERALI CEE Cup has announced today an exceptional list of confirmed teams to take part this year, including the winners of all three previous editions, FK Mlada Boleslav, the winners in 2011 and 2012, and last year’s winners, Gyor ETO FC, from Hungary.