Czechs take 2:0 lead in Fed Cup tie against Switzerland

In tennis, the Czech Republic took a 2:0 lead in the first round Fed Cup tie against Switzerland on the opening day on Saturday. Barbora Strýcová beat Belinda Bencic in straight sets 6:2, 6:4.

Earlier Petra Kvitová needed three sets to overcome Viktorija Golubic 6:2, 1:6, 6:3.

The reverse singles and doubles will be played at Prague’s O2 arena on Sunday.