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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.


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gammon
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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