Thursday, 23 November 2017
Sport | ČTK

The Team Europe won the first Laver Cup tennis tournament held in Prague, beating the Team World 15-9, after Swiss Roger Federer defeated Australian Nick Kyrgios 4-6, 7-6 and 11-9 in super tie-break on Sunday.

Sport | ČTK

The 1st Laver Cup tennis team competition will open with Marin Cilic playing against Frances Tiafoe in Prague's 02 Arena at 13:00 on Friday, the Team Europe and Team World captains, Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe, told journalists on Thursday.

Sport | Radio Prague

The most successful tennis player in professional tennis and winner of a record 19 grand slams Roger Federer is in Prague, with the days counting down ahead of the first-ever Laver Cup.

Sport | Prague TV

Czech pilot Martin Šonka finished third at the Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Lausitz, Germany, but he maintained his four-point lead in the overall standings. Just one race remains in the eight-race season to decide the championship.

Sport | ČTK

Popular Czech jockey Josef Vana, 64, a record eight-time winner of the Grand Pardubice steeplechase, will not take part in the prestigious race on October 8 due to persisting hip troubles, he has announced but said he does not plan to end his career.

Sport | Prague TV

Europe and the World will compete for the Laver Cup at Prague's O2 Arena on Sept. 22 to 24. The competition will pit a team of six European players against six players from the rest of the world.

Sport | ČTK

David Svoboda, Czech Olympic winner in modern pentathlon, will end his sports career now, at the age of 32 years, he has announced.

Sport | ČTK

Matyas Olsar, 18, is a Czech nascent footbike star racer who won the European Footbike Championship's nine-kilometre uphill race in Salzburg at the end of August, the daily Pravo wrote on Thursday.

Sport | Radio Prague

Sparta took most of the headlines at the weekend thanks to a fairytale moment for midfielder Tomáš Rosický, with the former Czech international captain scoring on his first start for his boyhood club since his return last year.

Sport | ESPN

FIFA has opened a disciplinary case against the German football federation after fans chanted Nazi slogans during a World Cup qualifying game in the Czech Republic.

Sport | WTA Tennis

WTA Doubles World No.1 Lucie Safarova won a three-set thriller on Arthur Ashe Stadium with fellow Olympic bronze medalist Barbora Strycova, and will take on countrywomen Katerina Siniakova and Lucie Hradecka for a spot in the final.

Sport | Prague TV

After winning the Porto Red Bull Air Race last weekend, Czech pilot Martin Šonka sends a video invite to join the next round of the race at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz in Germany on the 16th and 17th of September.

Sport | The Guardian

Adam Ondra has completed what is being called the world's hardest single rope-length climb at Flatanger in Norway.

Sport | Prague TV

South African player Haydn Porteous takes his second European Tour title with a final round of 69 (-3), which was enough to fend off overnight leader Lee Slattery from England.

Sport | Prague TV

Czech pilot Martin Šonka reclaimed his place at the top of the leader board after a win at the Porto race in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship on Sept. 2–3.