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Czech republic - Total results - 167
Jan 03, 2017
Hopman Cup: Nick Kyrgios wins but Australia knocked out of final contention, USA top groupAustralian Open hopeful Nick Kyrgios played down another injury scare after his Hopman Cup win over Adam Pavlasek in Perth on Tuesday.
Dec 23, 2016
Petra Kvitova determined to make comeback after suffering injury in knife attackTwice Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova said on Friday she would do everything she could to return to tennis after suffering a hand injury in a knife attack.
Dec 22, 2016
Petra Kvitova out for at least six months due to hand surgery after knife attackTwo-time Wimbledon tennis champion Petra Kvitova, whose hand was wounded in a knife attack, will not play again for at least six months and it is too early to say when she can return to competition, her publicist said on Wednesday.
Dec 21, 2016
Petra Kvitova undergoes surgery after being stabbed in attempted burglary, out indefinitelyTwo-time Wimbledon tennis champion Petra Kvitova underwent nearly four hours of surgery on her playing hand on Tuesday after she was stabbed by a knife-wielding intruder in her home in the Czech Republic.
Dec 16, 2016
EU agrees to extend Russia sanctions until mid-2017 | ReutersBy Gabriela Baczynska | BRUSSELS BRUSSELS European Union leaders agreed on Thursday to extend the bloc's main economic sanctions against Russia over the turmoil in Ukraine for six months until mid-2017, diplomats said. The decision was expected and the formal process to extend the sanctions on Russia's defence, energy and financial sectors will take place early next week, they said."We welcome unanimous decision by the EU to extend economic and sectoral sanctions against Russia," Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko said in a statement."I am sincerely grateful for unwavering unity and solidarity of the European leaders in restoring Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity, including Crimea." The bloc slapped sanctions on Russia after it annexed Ukraine's Black Sea peninsula of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and stepped them up as Moscow went on to support a separatist rebellion in Ukraine's industrial east.
Dec 01, 2016
Petra Kvitova, Karolina Pliskova exchange coaches; Johanna Konta splits with Esteban CarrilPetra Kvitova will now work with Jiri Vanek, who parted ways with Karolina Pliskova last month. Pliskova, meanwhile, has hired David Kotyza, one of Kvitova's ex-coaches.
Nov 14, 2016
Fed Cup: Amelie Mauresmo expecting second child; steps down as France captainAmelie Mauresmo stepped down Monday as French Fed Cup captain saying that she was pregnant, a day after the team lost in the final to the Czech Republic.
Nov 14, 2016
Fed Cup: Karolina Pliskova-Barbora Strycova secure thrilling win over France to help Czechs retain titleKarolina Pliskova and Barbora Strycova clinched the Czech Republic's fifth Fed Cup title in six years after beating France in the the deciding doubles match
Nov 13, 2016
Fed Cup: France, Czech Republic tied 1-1 despite Karolina Pliskova's epic 4-hour triumphCaroline Garcia stunned 7-6(6), 6-3 to pull France level at 1-1 with Czech Republic in the Fed Cup final after Karolina Pliskova won an epic first singles earlier.
Nov 11, 2016
Fed Cup: France aim to upset two-time champions Czech Republic in finalFrance's Kristina Mladenovic will open play against Karolina Pliskova in the Fed Cup final, as the hosts look to break Czech Republic's stranglehold on the event.