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July 10, 2000
Spin CycleSteve Rapp washed out before the first turn of the U.S. Superbike Championship race in Elkhart Lake, Wis., but he was unhurt, returned to the race after a restart (with a new bike) and finished seventh.
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July 10, 2000

Leading Off

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Spin Cycle
Steve Rapp washed out before the first turn of the U.S. Superbike Championship race in Elkhart Lake, Wis., but he was unhurt, returned to the race after a restart (with a new bike) and finished seventh.

Totally Faced
Teams from 16 countries participated in the Euro 2000 soccer matches in Holland, which culminated with a victory by France over Italy on Sunday. Match the partisans with their countries. (Answers below.)

Belgium
Czech Republic
Denmark
England
France
Germany
Italy
the Netherlands
Norway
Portugal
Romania
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden
Turkey
Yugoslavia

1. the Netherlands
2. Spain
3. Sweden
4. England
5. Norway
6. France
7. Portugal
8. Belgium
9. Italy
10. Germany
11. Denmark
12. Slovenia
13. Turkey
14. Yugoslavia
15. Romania
16. Czech Republic

The Men in the Iron Masks
Umpire Bruce Froemming punches out Braves centerfielder Andruw Jones (not pictured) while Mets catcher Mike Piazza shows that the tag he made last Saturday at Shea (page 36) may have dislodged his mask but didn't knock the ball loose.

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