In Sports News: the Czech cross country skier Lukáš Bauer finally gets his hands on his trophy after becoming the first Czech ever to win the season-long World Cup; biathlonist Michal Šlesingr wins his first ever World Cup race, after a photo finish in Norway; Slavia remain on top of the Czech football league, but leave it late to sink Bohemians; and Marek Matějovský is the talk of the Premier League after a stunning goal for Reading.
Bauer finally gets hands on historic World Cup trophy
“It’s a great success not just for me but for my whole back-up team, and I hope for the whole of Czech skiing. It’s down to the hard work of all my team and the people around me. Without them it wouldn’t have been possible – I’d like to say thanks to them.”
Lukáš Bauer is the first Czech ever to win the cross country skiing World Cup.
Šlesingr wins first biathlon World Cup race in photo finish
Slavia leave it late to beat Bohemians
Matějovský talk of Premiership with brilliantly executed goal
Marek Matějovský made a big splash in the Premier League at the weekend, with his first goal for Reading. And what a goal – the Czech midfielder smashed in from 20 yards against Liverpool to complete a cleverly taken free-kick move. But Matějovský’s joy was short-lived, as Reading ended up losing 2:1.