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Hima Das clocks season-best of 52.09 seconds, clinches fifth gold medal of month

Hima had previously registered a timing of 50.79 seconds at the Asian Games last year which had been her season-best performance till now. 

Jul 20, 2019, 23:04 PM IST

Simona Halep eases past Elina Svitolina to reach first Wimbledon final

Halep had reached the last four without facing a seed and had been expected to be severely tested in the semi-final considering she had lost four of her seven meetings against Svitolina.

Jul 11, 2019, 19:26 PM IST

Brazil play out 1-1 draw against Panama in lacklustre friendly

Brazil will now travel to Prague to play against the Czech Republic on Tuesday. 

Mar 24, 2019, 16:03 PM IST

England's Callum Hudson-Odoi shocked to make senior debut against Czech Republic

The Chelsea winger, who was initially supposed to join up with England`s under-21s this week, was a late call-up to manager Gareth Southgate`s senior squad after four players withdrew due to injury.

Mar 23, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Euro 2020: Raheem Sterling bags hat-trick as hungry England thrash Czech Republic 5-0

A mood of optimism swept around a large Wembley crowd before the Group A game kicked off and England`s hungry young lions responded with a display full of pace and panache.

Mar 23, 2019, 13:08 PM IST

Declan Rice and Marcus Rashford give England manager Gareth Southgate pre-match headache

Shortly before England manager, Gareth Southgate held his pre-match news conference ahead of Friday`s Euro 2020 Group A qualifier against the Czech Republic, reports emerged of a Tweet Rice made in 2015.

Mar 22, 2019, 07:39 AM IST

Harry Maguire is England's weak link, says Czech striker Matej Vydra

Vydra, who also plays for Burnley, said his club had employed a similar strategy when they faced Maguire`s Leicester City team in the Premier League this season and the approach paid dividends with the defender being sent off early on.

Mar 21, 2019, 13:02 PM IST

Tottenham Hotspur defender Kieran Trippier looks to regain form with England

England boss Gareth Southgate named three right backs in his squad for matches against the Czech Republic and Montenegro, and Trippier was called up despite being sidelined with injury since a 1-1 Premier League draw with Arsenal this month.

Mar 20, 2019, 17:14 PM IST

Football Association to pay tribute to Christchurch attack victims in Wembley

Australia's Brenton Tarrant, 28, opened fire at two mosques full of worshippers attending Friday prayers at New Zealand's Christchurch, killing at least 50 people while injuring dozens.

Mar 19, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Indian Wells: Simona Halep brushes aside Barbora Strycova to reach third round

Halep will now lock horns with Kateryna Kozlova in the third round of the tournament.

Mar 09, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Brazil bring in Ajax's David Neres for injured Vinicius Jnr

Neres will join the squad for friendlies against Panama in Porto on March 23 and Czech Republic in Prague three days later.

Mar 09, 2019, 07:52 AM IST

Crystal Palace defender Wan-Bissaka hoping for England call-up

Wan-Bissaka played twice for the England Under-21s in the qualifiers for this year`s Euros in Italy.

Mar 09, 2019, 07:08 AM IST

Czech Republic: 5 killed in methane explosion in coal mine

All the victims were identified as Polish nationals who worked at the mine.

Dec 21, 2018, 10:48 AM IST

England show World Cup promise in home victory over Nigeria

 England beat Nigeria 2-1 in a friendly on Saturday that provided some clues as to how coach Gareth Southgate will line up his still experimental side when the World Cup gets underway in two weeks time.

Jun 03, 2018, 08:53 AM IST

Australia's Bert van Marwijk cautious despite warm-up win

 The World Cup-bound Socceroos were thrashed 4-1 by Norway in Bert van Marwijk`s first game in charge just two months ago so it was no great surprise that he was not about to get carried away by their 4-0 win over the Czech Republic on Friday.

Jun 02, 2018, 12:15 PM IST

Australia trounce Czechs 4-0 in World Cup warm-up

 Australia cruised to a 4-0 win against the Czech Republic on Friday, giving the Socceroos a much-needed confidence boost ahead of this month`s World Cup with their first victory abroad in nearly two years.

Jun 01, 2018, 19:01 PM IST

Gagan Narang-Pooja Ghatkar win silver medal in Czech Republic shooting meet

Olympic medallist Gagan Narang made a fine comeback to the 10m air rifle event as he combined with young Pooja Ghatkar to win the mixed team silver medal in the Grand Prix of Liberation international shooting competition in Pilsen, Czech Republic on Sunday.

May 06, 2018, 22:54 PM IST

Madison Keys sets up US Fed Cup final with Czech Republic

Sloane Stephens had put the US on the verge of the final after brushing aside Kristina Mladenovic 6-2, 6-0 in Sunday`s first rubber.

Apr 22, 2018, 21:01 PM IST

Petra Kvitova win puts Czech Republic in Fed Cup final

Petra Kvitova put the Czech Republic into a sixth Fed Cup final in eight years as her win against Angelique Kerber on Sunday sealed a 3-1 semi-final victory over Germany.

Apr 22, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

Two-time winner Tomas Berdych bows out of Davis Cup duty

Tomas Berdych said Sunday he was quitting the Davis Cup after leading the Czech Republic to two consecutive wins in 2012 and 2013.

Feb 11, 2018, 21:14 PM IST