In Sports News this Monday: Second consecutive big Crystal Globe in Snowboard World Cup’s parallel giant slalom for Ledecká; Kvitová on road to recovery but yet to hold racket; Plzeň back on top of Czech league; and Bohemians end goal drought but take nul points.
Ledecká again lifts Snowboard World Cup parallel giant slalom title
“It was a great season. I have to say that my team take an enormous amount of the credit for my successes – I’d like to thank them very much... I think there are still many things that I can improve, not only in terms of results but also with regard to my technique. My team and I are going to keep working on that – and I hope successfully.”
Koukalová wins small Crystal Globe but misses overall World Cup title
Gabriela Koukalová won a small Crystal Globe in the Biathlon World Cup after coming second in the mass start event at a World Cup meeting in Oslo on Sunday. However, she missed out on the overall World Cup title, which went to Laura Dahlmeier of Germany.
Kvitová on road to recovery but yet to pick up racket three months after attack
“Right now she’s facing the most important period, when she will undergo gradual rehabilitation and start to move her hand more – in lay terms, returning it to regular use. She’s now starting to attempt to grasp items and to move her fingers more. And eventually she will pick up a racket again.”