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Assen

(äs`ən), city (1994 pop. 52,268), capital of Drenthe prov., NE Netherlands. It is an industrial, administrative, and agricultural center. The city's principal growth began in 1945.

Assen

a city in the N Netherlands, capital of Drenthe province. Pop.: 62 000 (2003 est.)
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After a strong showing in race one, Rea started the second race of round four in Assen from ninth on the grid, but made a brilliant start and needed less than three laps to surge into the lead.
It will be all about how quickly I can get used to the R1, but Assen is one of my favourite tracks so that will help me.
An evil-handling Honda has plagued Marquez, but a change of chassis seems to have improved things at Assen.
In Assen, Jones achieved his best grid position of fifth and went on to finish 11th in the race.
Jamie Ashby and Chris Taylor were both up against it as they had never ridden at Assen before.
With less than a week having passed since he took win number five at Spa-Francorchamps, Parry arrived at Assen in confident mood, and quickly underlined his form by topping both of Friday's practice sessions ahead of several Eurocup interlopers.
Unlike a fortnight ago when Lorenzo astonishingly finished fifth in Assen less than 48 hours after surgery in Barcelona, on this occasion there will be no miracle return.
Valentino Rossi's win at Assen, Holland, took him to within two points of Brit Cal Crutchlow in fourth.
In a statement to the police, the victim's driver Mark Anthony Assen, 32, said that prior to the incident, Genato's sister Sylvia Ching phoned him around 6 p.
Qatar's government has deposited its first USD 50 M out of a promised amount of USD 200 M into the Bulgarian Development Bank, its CEO Assen Yagodin has announced.
Yoosoof Assen, 63, kicked the 55-year-old woman in the back like "a footballer taking a penalty" as she lay crying on the floor of her room.
The American grabbed victory at the Dutch TT in Assen after leaders Marco Simoncelli and Jorge Lorenzo spilled on the first lap.