Plan to cap gas price in EU slammed as ‘joke’ by ministers – DW – 11/24/2022

EU energy ministers widely panned a cap proposal cooked up by the European Commission. Spain, France, Poland, Greece, and Greece slam the proposal as a joke. Czech energy minister Jozef Sikela says the 27 member states agreed in principle on a joint gas purchasing platform for next year and the acceleration of permits for renewables.
#JozefSikela #EuropeanCommission #Czech #Spain #News #Business #Economy


1 weeks ago

Brandon Nakashima makes one thing clear after winning Next Gen ATP Finals

Brandon Nakashima defeated Jiri Lehecka in the Next Gen ATP Finals final in Milan on Saturday night. The American claimed a straight-set win over the Czech star in a 4-3 (5) 4-2 victory. The win marks the end of the tournament in Milan.
#BrandonNakashima #NextGenATPFinals #American #Milan #News #Sports #Tennis


2 weeks ago

Barbora Krejcikova says Rafael Nadal is her favorite player

2021 French Open champion Barbora Krejcikova named Rafael Nadal as her favorite tennis player. The former world No 2 suffered a heartbreaking defeat in the WTA Finals doubles final on Monday. Veronika Kudermetova and Elise Mertens edged out the Czech duo 6-2 4-6 11-9.
#BarboraKrejcikova #FrenchOpen #WTAFinals #News #Sports #Tennis


2 weeks ago

Next Gen ATP Finals 2022 final: Brandon Nakashima vs Jiri Lehecka preview, head-to-head, prediction, odds and pick

Brandon Nakashima and Jiri Lehecka will play each other in the final of the 2022 Next Gen ATP Finals in Milan, Italy. The American defeated Dominic Stricker in the previous round of the tournament in the group stage. The Czech won the previous encounter against the American in straight sets in their previous encounter.
#BrandonNakashima #GenATPFinals #NextGenATPFinals #Milan #News #Sports #Tennis


3 weeks ago

Czech Republic knock out USA to join Switzerland, Australia and Great Britain in Billie Jean King Cup semifinals

The last semifinal spot of the 2022 Billie Jean King Cup was clinched by the Czech Republic on Friday. Team USA's Danielle Collins and Coco Gauff were no match for their Czech opponents as they lost to Marketa Vondrousova and Katerina Siniakova respectively. Earlier in the day, Switzerland knocked out Canada to reach the semifinals as well. Australia and Great Britain will play each other in the other semifinal.
#DanielleCollins #BillieJeanKingCup #Czech #CzechRepublic #News #Sports #Tennis


3 weeks ago

BJK Cup Finals: Switzerland and Czech Republic top their groups to set up semifinal clash

Switzerland beat Canada 2-1 to win Group A and Czech Republic beat United States 2-2 in Group D. Belinda Bencic sealed the tie after beating Leylah Fernandez 6-0, 7-5 in the dead rubber. The 11-time champion Czechs are back in the semifinals for the first time since 2018. Hosts Great Britain will make their first appearance in the last four in 41 years.
#BelindaBencic #BJKCup #Czech #Switzerland #News #Sports #Tennis


3 weeks ago

Defending doubles champs fall in title match at WTA Finals

Veronika Kudermetova and Elise Mertens beat defending champions Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova 6-2, 4-6, 11-9 to win the doubles title in the WTA Finals on Monday night. It was just the fourth loss of the season for the Czech duo, which was trying to become the seventh doubles team to defend a WTA finals championship.
#VeronikaKudermetova #Tennis.com #WTAFinals #Czech #News #Sports #Tennis


3 weeks ago

Czechs, Germans close to deal on gas sharing in crisis, Czech minister says

The Czech Republic and Germany are close to reaching an agreement on sharing gas in times of emergency. The countries seek to bolster energy security amid dwindling supplies of Russian gas. Bilateral pacts are a part of european Union plans to cope with any gas supply shock.
#Reuters #Czech #Germans #CzechRepublic #News #Business #Economy


1 months ago

Music, books, TV: Across nine time zones, Iga Swiatek remains balanced

Iga Swiatek played the final of the Czech city's WTA tournament against Barbora Krejcikova. She had made her way west for the San Diego Open and her first trip to this city. The tournament is one of the matches of the year, a three-hour-and-16 minute epic.
#IgaSwiatek #Tennis #Czech #WTA #News #Sports #Tennis


1 months ago

EMERGING MARKETS-Czech crown slips ahead of rate decision; yuan snaps 8-day losing streak

The crown edged 0.1% down against the euro ahead of the country's rate decision. Emerging market currencies edged up 0.2%, while stocks slipped 0.1%. The central bank is seeking now to be the first to put an end to rate hikes.
#Czech #News #Business #Markets


2 months ago

Vivo X80 Lite arrives in Europe - GSMArena.com news

The vivo X80 Lite has a 64 MP main camera with OIS and a 50 MP selfie shooter. The phone comes with a Dimensity 900 chipset, and Czech customers are getting the 8/256 GB memory variant.
#X80Lite #Dimensity900 #News #Technology #Mobile


2 months ago

Sara Bejlek: Czech tennis star brushes off outrage over ‘beyond inappropriate’ butt pats at US Open 2022

Sara Bejlek has responded to outrage following her win at the 2022 US Open. The 16-year-old tennis star has a career-high WTA ranking of 181 in singles.
#SaraBejlek #TheIndependent #USOpen #Czech #News #Sports #Tennis


3 months ago

Madison Keys shares message to fans, Petra Kvitova following tight Cincinnati loss

American tennis star Madison Keys said she was proud of the way she fought in Cincinnati. She thanked Petra Kvitova for the kind words she delivered following their semifinal match. Keys suffered a 6-7 (6) 6-4 6-3 loss to the Czech world No. 1. The pair played in their first semifinal since the Australian Open.
#MadisonKeys #American #Czech #Cincinnati #News #Sports #Tennis


3 months ago

"I'm just boom-boom" - Kvitova on her tennis style ahead of clash with Keys

Petra Kvitova and Madison Keys will face each other in the Cincinnati semi-finals this week. The Czech has had a very bad year but the Czech earned some nice wins at Wimbledon. They will play each other for a place in the final despite not being in any form leading up to the event.
#PetraKvitova #Czech #Cincinnati #News #Sports #Tennis


3 months ago

Cincinnati 2022: Karolina Pliskova vs Venus Williams preview, head-to-head, prediction, odds and pick

14th seed Karolina Pliskova will face off against Venus Williams in the first round at the Cincinnati Open on Monday. The Czech won the previous two encounters at the 2017 WTA Finals and the 2016 US Open. Venus Williams entered the scene just recently after a long hiatus of one year. The 42-year-old American has a win-loss record of 0-2 in Cincinnati. Williams' best result in Cincinnati has been reaching the semifinals in 2012.
#KarolinaPliskova #CincinnatiOpen #Czech #Cincinnati #News #Sports #Tennis


3 months ago

Jabeur rallies past Bouzkova to reach maiden Wimbledon semi-final

Tunisian third seed Ons Jabeur beats Czech Marie Bouzkova in straight sets to reach Wimbledon semi-final. Third seed will play 103rd-ranked German Tatjana Maria in Saturday's final at All England Club. The 27-year-old is bidding to become the first woman from Africa to win a major at Wimbledon.
#Jabeur #Wimbledon #Tunisian #Africa #PeopleSociety #Sports #IndividualSports


5 months ago

Czech PM: Our fighter jets will guard Slovakia’s air space from Sept

Czech PM Petr Fiala says Czech fighter jets will guard neighbouring Slovakia’s air space as of September. Slovak Prime Minister: “I don’t see any problem there, the government will certainly approve it” Slovakia has ordered F-16 fighter jets from the United States in 2018.
#PetrFiala #Czech #Slovak #Slovakia #LawGovernment #Military


5 months ago

'I am at that stage now': Emotional Sania Mirza says she is going to miss Wimbledon; WATCH

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza played her last women's doubles match at Wimbledon. Mirza and her Czech partner lost the match against the Polish-Brazilian pair of Magdalena Frech and Beatroz Haddad Maia. After the game, Mirza said she is going to miss competing at the tournament.
#SaniaMirza #Wimbledon #Indian #Sports #IndividualSports #RacquetSports


5 months ago