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see OssetiaOssetia
or Alania
, Ossetian Iryston, region of the central Caucasus, divided between the Republic of Georgia and the Russian Federation. On the northern slope is North Ossetia-Alania (1990 est. pop.
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ALANIYA v VOLGA 3pm ALANIYA get the vote to edge the battle at the bottom of the Russian Premier with Volga this afternoon, writes Ben Roe.
At the odds the home side make little appeal at 10-11, so it may be worth risking a smaller stake on Alaniya to win the game by just one goal at 3-1.
Weld has started the season in good shape and with that run under her belt, the daughter of Singspiel is preferred to the newcomer Alaniya.
FC Nurnberg 2.30pm Football Germany: Fortuna Dusseldorf v VfL Wolfsburg 2.30pm Football Russia: Alaniya Vladikavkaz v Zenit St.
....5 0 3 12 8 39 19 5 3 0 14 2 Alaniya............6 3 2 14 7 39 19 8 2 0 22 8 Mordovia S.
After a shaky start, they have lost just one of their last five on the road - a 4-0 defeat to leaders Alaniya and they should fancy their chances of gaining a valuable three points against Kamaz.
In the hands of champion jockey Pat Smullen, he ran green but picked up nicely inside the last half-furlong to win going away from the John Oxx pair Mourad and Alaniya.