Welkom


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Welkom

a town in central South Africa; developed rapidly following the discovery of gold. Pop.: 34 157 (2001)
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If my juniors call me and I'm on leave at home in Welkom, I come running, because there's simply no-one else.
The miners died at Eland shaft near the town of Welkom, in a part of the mine that runs to depths of up to 0.
The journeyman from Welkom is enjoying one of his best seasons and feels that that elusive first title is imminent.
Dawid Kruiper, Welkom, southern Kalahari--Khomani, quoted in Voices of the San).
Rossi, fresh from an awe-inspiring win at Welkom in South Africa, drove the latest Ferrari V10 F2004 for just 20 laps and finished the session less than three seconds outside the lap record
Rossi led from the start,relinquishing the lead just twice during a grim battle with compatriot Max Biaggi at Welkom,South Africa.
The London-based Italian took pole for today's Africa's GP at Welkom.
The three-time world champion set the pace for the second session to belie his pre-season prediction that he would struggle at Welkom.
Dit kan gedigte of kortverhale wees, maar drama- of romanfragmente en eksperimentele tekste is ook welkom.
After becoming the youngest ever points scorer in a 250cc Grand Prix with his 15th place in the South African race at Welkom on Sunday, it's straight back down to earth, and lots of studying, for Davies as his GCSEs loom in the summer.
Ulsterman Jeremy McWilliams put in an extraordinary performance in provisional qualifying for the South African GP on the Oxfordshire-built 500cc Proton KR two-stroke machine, knocking more than a second off his qualifying time last year at Welkom.
Welkom in het leven, lieve kleine (Welcome to life, dear little one), 1968