Prague will host a ladies’s charity tennis event with an viewers subsequent week, pitting two six-member groups led by Karolina Pliskova and Petra Kvitova, organisers talked about Friday.
“Do not waste the prospect to take a look at this distinctive staff contest,” be taught the event’s Fb web internet web page in a bid to draw followers before ticket product gross sales kicked off on Friday afternoon.
The June 13-15 event will income from the Czech authorities’s resolution to permit occasions with as rather a lot as 500 folks as of June eight inside an intensive easing of measures taken in March to stem the coronavirus unfold.
“We’ll start with fewer folks. I suppose we will steadily improve the quantity,” event promoter Tomas Petera steered the Czech data agency CTK.
Pliskova’s staff will comprise her twin sister Kristyna, Marketa Vondrousova, Karolina Muchova, Tereza Martincova and junior Nikola Bartunkova.
Kvitova’s staff consists of Barbora Strycova, Katerina Siniakova, Barbora Krejcikova, the Russian Ekaterina Alexandrova and junior Linda Fruhvirtova.
The Czech tennis season began with a Prague event carried out behind closed doorways and gained by Kvitova remaining week.