The deadline for announcing Olympic hockey rosters for Sochi 2014 has been officially extended to Jan. 7 due to pressure from Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Republic, according to ESPN.com. Undeterred, Team USA still plans to announce their roster Jan. Show More Summary
From 1948 to 1989, the country formerly known as Czechoslovakia was ruled under a Communist regime which saw widespread political persecution visited upon the country's citizens. The victims of this tumultuous time are remembered by the Memorial to the Victims of Communism. Show More Summary
The Czech Republic defended its Davis Cup title with a series victory against Serbia thanks to a decisive match victory for Radek Stepanek. Radek Stepanek defeated Serbian Dusan Lajovic in straight sets Sunday to give the Czech Republic a 3-2 series victory in the 2013 Davis Cup. Show More Summary
The favorites won in straight sets Friday to tie the 2013 Davis Cup final between Serbia and the Czech Republic, 1-1, heading into Saturday. The result ensures a highly-anticipated Novak Djokovic-Tomas Berdych bout this Sunday. The three-day...Show More Summary
The 2013 Davis Cup final will begin Friday. Here's how to watch Novak Djokovic and Serbia take on Tomas Berdych and defending champion Czech Republic. The final round of the 2013 Davis Cup will begin Friday. Team Serbia, led by world No. Show More Summary
The Czech Republic won its doubles match against Serbia to take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-five Davis Cup finals. The Czech Republic is one match away from winning its second straight Davis Cup after defeating Serbia in straight sets in their doubles match on Saturday. Show More Summary
During the Communist era, the governments in East-Central Europe tried to shoehorn art into the category of socialist realism. Artists were reconfigured as cultural workers who ideally created works to advance society in the same way that a steelworker shaped pig iron to advance skyscraper construction. Show More Summary
Based out of the Czech Republic, the late Helena Zmatlikova was a well-known illustrator of children's books, her work printed on the covers of books published all over the world. I'm not sure she'd be too happy about it, but another...Show More Summary
When faced with the issue of no-growth, sometimes even deflation, what do you do as a responsible central bank? The most played game in town among central bankers is quantitative easing,
(PRAGUE) — An official says an area of the Czech Republic where the military once planned to install advanced radar as part of a U.S. missile defense system will now become a nature reserve. The Bush administration had proposed stationing...Show More Summary
PRAGUE (Reuters) - The three existing Czech mobile operators, Telefonica Czech Republic, T-Mobile and Vodafone, won an auction of radio spectrum for 4G high-speed mobile data networks, the telecoms regulator said on Tuesday.
Arsenal Star set for Summer Exit: Transfer Round-up - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger is looking to offload Czech Republic captain, Tomas Rosicky in the summer, according to French newspaper, Le 10 Sport. Show More Summary
Czech Republic became the first away team to win the Davis Cup Final in five years as Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek combined to beat Serbia 3-2 in Belgrade. For the second year in succession, it was Stepanek who assumed the role of hero in the decisive fifth rubber. Show More Summary
For the second straight year, Radek Stepanek played the role of hero for the Czech Republic, beating Serbia's Dusan Lajovic in Sunday's decisive rubber in Belgrade to power his country to its second consecutive Davis Cup title and third...Show More Summary
Of all the international fixtures on Friday night, one of the least high profile was Czech Republic’s 2-0 win over Canada. With neither side heading to the World Cup, the 2-0 Czech Republic victory was greeted with little fanfare but there could well have been a significant moment for Chelsea keeper Petr Cech. The Chelsea [...]
It sounds like a joke, but a leader of the laughing competition movement says he's "quite serious." Events have been held in countries from Japan to the Czech Republic to the US; Pacific Standard recounts a recent event in Toronto. "We’re trying to demonstrate that laughter is a sport," "laughologist"...
The Czech Republic seized a 2-1 advantage in the 2013 Davis Cup Final on Saturday after Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek defeated Serbia's Ilija Bozoljac and Nenad Zimonjic 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (4). Berdych and Stepanek 's straight-sets triumph...Show More Summary
The Czech Republic will look to claim its second straight Davis Cup championship by defeating Serbia in the Belgrade Arena. Three more matches remain when these nations take to the hard courts during the Final's remaining two days. While...Show More Summary
The Count: Tomas Berdych lacks the gaudy individual records of some rivals such as Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal. But when it comes to Davis Cup duty, Berdych is a rock for the Czech Republic -- in singles and doubles.
The 2013 Davis Cup final opened with a bang on Friday inside Belgrade Arena as Serbia and the Czech Republic went head-to-head in a pair of pivotal singles rubbers. Serbian superstar and former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic steamrolledShow More Summary