Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Sport | Expats.cz

One of the world's top football icons will visit the Czech capital for just the second time today in a Champions League match.

Life | Sport | BBC News

England's women will travel to the Czech Republic for an international friendly three days after the sell-out fixture against Germany at Wembley. The match in Ceske Budejovice on 12 November will be the Lionesses' final game of 2019.

Life | Sport | UniMedia

Kickboxer Terezka Cvingerová made headlines when she won gold and bronze medals at the first-ever European Universities Combat Championships in Zagreb. The second year student at the Faculty of Physical Education talks about the sport, physiotherapy and her secret weapon: her left kick.

Life | Sport | Radio Prague

Sport has always played a big role in Czech life. At the time of the national revival in the 19th century, the Sokol gymnastics movement was founded on the idea that a healthy body was a recipe not only for a healthy mind, but also for a civilised nation.

Life | Sport | Raw Charge

Soccer goalkeeper Petr Cech made his NIHL 2 professional hockey debut with the Guildford Phoenix at the ripe age of 37-years-old on Sunday. He won the game in the shootout.

Sport | Expats.cz

The Czech national football team handed England a surprise 2-1 loss in a qualifier match for the group A 2020 European Cup on Friday. The loss was England's first in qualifying play in 10 years and 44 matches, and a shock to an estimated 10,000 English football fans visiting Prague to see the game. Before the game, England's fans were involved in violent clashes with police in Prague, throwing bottles towards officers in riot gear and receiving stun grenades in return.

Sport | Brno Daily

This may be the year that basketball really takes off in the Czech Republic.

Life | Sport | uefa.com

Belarus and the Czech Republic have been picked as hosts of the UEFA European Women's Under-19 Championship final tournaments of 2021 and 2022 respectively at yesterday's UEFA Executive Committee meeting in Ljubljana.

Sport | Tennis Tonic

Karolína Muchová brushes past Magda Linette 6-1 6-1 in the final in Seoul on Sunday after playing a solid match to win her 1st career title, the 0 of this season.

Sport | Yonhap News

It's been a productive couple of days for the Pliskova twins on the WTA Tour. First, world No. 2 Karolina Pliskova captured the Zhengzhou Open in Zhengzhou, China, on Sunday for her fourth WTA title of the season. Then her sister Kristyna, two minutes older, won her first round match at the Korea Open in Seoul on Monday.

Sport | Yahoo Sports

The Czech Republic put Wednesday's defeat to Australia behind them, as they beat Poland 94-84 in the FIBA World Cup.

Life | Sport | NBC Sports

Tomáš Satoranský put together yet another impressive performance for the Czech Republic, finishing with 13 points, 9 rebounds and 13 assists in their 82-70 loss to Australia in the quarterfinals of the FIBA World Cup.

Life | Sport | The Guardian

In yesterday's game in England's group the Czech Republic bounced back from Saturday's surprise defeat to Kosovo with a 3-0 victory over Montenegro in Podgorica. Goals early in the second half and a late penalty took the Czechs back above Kosovo into second place behind England in Group A.

Life | Sport | NBC Sports

Another day, another impressive performance from the Bulls' new point guard. Tomáš Satoranský was at it again in the FIBA World Cup on Monday, finishing with 13 points, 8 rebounds and 9 assists in the Czech Republic's 84-77 loss to Greece.

Life | Sport | Eurosport/Reuters

Kosovo's Mergim Vojvoda struck a second-half goal to secure a 2-1 comeback win over Czech Republic in their Euro 2020 Group A qualifier on Saturday and extend their unbeaten run to 15 games.