What is Czech Republic?

  • (noun): A landlocked republic in central Europe; separated from Slovakia in 1993.

Czech Republic

The Czech Republic (i/ˈtʃɛk/ CHEK; Czech: Česká republika, short form Česko ) is a landlocked country in Central Europe. The country is bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the north. Its capital and largest city, with 1.3 million inhabitants, is Prague. The Czech Republic includes the historical territories of Bohemia and Moravia and a small part of Silesia.

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Czech Republic - Culture - Sports
... See also Sport in the Czech Republic, Czech Republic men's national ice hockey team, and Czech Republic national football team Sports play a part in the life of many Czechs, who are generally loyal supporters of ... The two leading sports in the Czech Republic are ice hockey and association football, both drawing the largest attention of both the media and supporters ... Tennis is also a very big sport in the Czech Republic ...
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... Meuti Italy o o xxo xo xxo 1.92 Q, PB 14 A Romana Dubnova Czech Republic o o xxo o xxx 1.90 15 B Marta Mendía Spain o o xo xxo xxx 1.90 SB 16 A Julia Hartmann Germany o o o xxx 1.87 16 B Barbora Lalák ...
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