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Today In Sports History for July 24 and July 25

...Australian champion in cycling's greatest race. Andy Schleck of Luxembourg finishes second overall for the third straight year, a next-to-last day challenge from Andy Schleck of Luxembourg, his runner-up for a second consecutive year.2010 - Jamie...
Today In Sports History for July 26

...11-inning victory for the Giants.2009 - Alberto Contador wins the Tour de France for a second time. Andy Schleck of Luxembourg, Contador's biggest rival among title contenders in the mountains, finishes second.2013 - He Chong wins his record-tying...
Today In Sports History for July 10

...Cup, defeating China 5-4 on penalty kicks with Brandi Chastain scoring the winner.2008 - Kim Kirchen becomes the first Luxembourg rider in 50 years to lead the Tour de France. He finishes fifth in the sixth stage, which is won by Italy's Riccardo Ricco...
Greece faces pressure to back deal or consider leaving euro

...sticking points included a proposal for Greece to transfer billions of euros worth of state assets to an independent fund in Luxembourg under European supervision. The Greek government is loath to do so.The 19 leaders of the eurozone countries went into talks...
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Juneau Empire Online Sports: Williams joins Graff, Seles in third round 9/3/98

...Williams moved easily into the third round of the U.S. Open today with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over qualifier Anne Kremer of Luxembourg. In other early second-round matches, No. 4 Arantxa Sanchez Vicario defeated Fabiola Zuluaga of Colombia 6-3, 6-2...

...Portugal, Iceland, Argentina, Denmark, France, Brazil, Uruguay, New Zealand, Britain (except for Northern Ireland), Luxembourg, Finland and Ireland. Same-sex marriages also are taking place in 36 of the 50 U.S. states, and in several Mexican...
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My Turn: Voting as a civic duty

...Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Fiji, France (senate only), Gabon, Greece, Guatemala, Honduras, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Nauru, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey and Uruguay.Our own state...
Reading Foreign: Portugal/Pessoa

...England, France, Italy and Germany are all easy enough to remember. Switzerland and Ireland are notable for their oddity. Luxembourg, Monaco, Andorra for their tininess. Even the Netherlands and Belgium had the decency to be invaded in World War II, thereby...
Nibali wins Stage 18, closes in on Tour victory

...Cycling, same time.12. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, Trek Factory Racing,, 4:24.16. Ben Gastauer, Luxembourg, AG2R La Mondiale, 4:28.17. Yury...Europcar, 17:48.12. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, Trek Factory Racing, 21:33.13...
Italy's Vincenzo Nibali wins Tour de France

...Rolland, France, Europcar, 23:07.12. Frank Schleck, Luxembourg, Trek Factory Racing, 25:48.13. Jurgen Van den Broeck...Froome, Britain, Sky, withdrew, stage 5.Andy Schleck, Luxembourg, Trek Factory Racing, did not start, stage 4.TEAMS...


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