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2006-07-20 21:14:45

MORZINE, France (Reuters) - Friday's 18th stage of the Tour de France should be a calming transitional journey from Morzine to Macon after three days of climbing and before the final test, an individual time trial.

2006-07-20 11:58:36

By Jean-Paul Couret MORZINE, France (Reuters) - Floyd Landis produced an incredible comeback a day after saying he had lost the Tour de France, to claim the last mountain stage of the race from Saint-Jean de Maurienne to Morzine.

2006-07-20 10:26:43

MORZINE, France (Reuters) - American Floyd Landis won the 17th stage of the Tour de France, a 200.5-km ride from St Jean de Maurienne to Morzine on Thursday. Spaniard Oscar Pereiro Sio retained the overall leader's yellow jersey.

2006-07-19 21:14:21

By Jean-Paul Couret LA TOUSSUIRE, France (Reuters) - The race by elimination in this year's Tour de France will continue on Thursday in the last mountain stage from Saint-Jean de Maurienne to Morzine.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.