World N°13 Czech Republic had a strong showing at the 2017 Universiade in Chinese Taipei.
The Czechs beat South Korea and France during the first round, qualifying for the semi-finals of the competition. They lost to USA in the semis and South Korea for the Bronze medal game, finishing the tournament at the 4th place.
World N°25 Russia finished 6 and N°26 France 7th.
See the results at https://www.2017.taipei/home