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Karolina Pliskova is the latest Czech to cash in at the U.S. Open

Karolina Pliskova is the latest Czech to cash in at the U.S. Open

TV cameras almost seem to gravitate toward former star player Ivan Lendl, not a surprise because he coaches Wimbledon champion and No. 2-seeded Andy Murray. And that role means a prominent supporting place in the Players’ Box, a consistent location when it comes to reaction shots.  

One of the ESPN commentators joked that Lendl may have even smiled during one of Murray’s matches earlier in the tournament.

The top Czech players, the champions, have found a way of staying involved. The legendary Martina Navratilova is around as an insightful commentator for the Tennis Channel. On Wednesday, former tour player Helena Sukova, a two-time U.S. Open finalist and...

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