Sunday, 28 August 2016
Sport | Radio Prague

The Czech Republic's Jaroslav Kulhavý took silver in the mountain bike cross country race on the final day of the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

Sport | ČTK

The Sportovni holding Praha group sold the Sparta Praha ice hockey club to Petr Briza, Sparta' board chairman and former goalkeeper, the club has written on its website.

Sports | Radio Prague

In tennis, Czech team Lucie Hradecká and Radek Štěpánek have won a bronze medal in the mixed doubles at the Olympic Games in Rio and secured a sixth medal for the Czech Republic.

Sports | Radio Prague

In the women’s doubles competition, two Czech teams fought for the bronze medal. In the end, the duo Lucie Šafářová and Barbora Strýcová defeated Andrea Hlaváčková and Lucie Hradecká 7:5, 6:1. Hlaváčková played with a fractured orbital bone, an injury she suffered in the semi-finals after Switzerland's Martina Hingis crushed a swinging volley into her face.

Sports | Radio Prague

Petra Kvitová has won the Olympic bronze medal in women's tennis at the Olympic Games in Rio.

Sports | Radio Prague

Czech rower Ondřej Synek secured the Czech Republic’s third medal at the Olympic Games in Rio on Saturday.

Sport | Yahoo Sports/AFP

Lukáš Krpálek claimed the Czech Republic's first ever Olympic judo medal by winning gold in the under-100kg division in Rio on Thursday.

Sport | Radio Prague

There's mixed Olympics sports news away from the stadium for Czech competitors. But on the courts, things have been going well for Czech women in both the singles and doubles competitions.

Sport | Radio Prague

Czech speed-skater Martina Sablíkova will not be able to compete in the Olympic women's road time trial on Wednesday. Her appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) was definitively rejected on Tuesday.

Sport | Prague TV

The Extraliga baseball final will see the same match up for the fourth time in a row: Kotlářka Praha versus Draci Brno. The two teams will meet in a best-of-five series and the first two games of the finals will be Aug. 13 and 14 at Kotlářka's home stadium, Markéta.

Sport | Radio Prague

Petra Kvitová has made it to the third round at the Olympic Games in Rio, defeating Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki in straight sets.

Sport | ČTK

Goran Ivanisevic of Croatia will be the new coach of the world's 8th tennis player, Czech Tomas Berdych, and he will coach him at the Cincinnati tennis tournament in mid-August for the first time, Berdych has written on Facebook.

Sport | The Guardian

Three-time doubles gold medalists Serena and Venus Williams lost an Olympic match as partners for the first time, stunned in the opening round of the Rio de Janeiro Games by the Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova and Barbora Strycova 6-3, 6-4.

Sport | Radio Prague

The Olympic games started in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro on Friday with Czech hopes high that they can at least equal the medal tally from the last games in London four years ago. Many Czech hopes are focused on javelin thrower Barbora Špotáková and whether she can make it three Olympics golds in a row.

Sport | ČTK

Judo fighter Lukáš Krpálek, 25, will carry the Czech flag during the opening ceremony of the Rio Olympic Games on Friday, the Czech Olympic Committee (COV) announced yesterday.