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Gers

(zhĕr), department (1990 pop. 174,700), SW France. AuchAuch
, town (1990 pop. 24,728), capital of Gers dept., SW France, in Gascony, on the Gers River. It is a farm market and commercial center with a variety of manufactures and an important trade in Armagnac brandy, poultry, wine, and grain.
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Gers

a department of SW France, in Midi-Pyr?n?es region. Capital: Auch. Pop.: 175 055 (2003 est.). Area: 6291 sq. km (2453 sq. miles)
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COURT 5 T Babos (Hun) v P Cetkovska (Cze), A Dulgheru (Rou) v K Mladenovic (Fra), J Monaco (Arg) v F Mayer (Ger), SW Hsieh (Tpe) v K Kanepi (Est).
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Drivers' Championship: 1 Fernando Alonso (Spa) Renault 36pts, 2 Jarno Trulli (Ita) Toyota 18, 3 Giancarlo Fisichella (Ita) Renault 10, 4 Michael Schumacher (Ger) Ferrari 10, 5 Ralf Schumacher (Ger) Toyota 10, 6 David Coulthard (Gbr) Red Bull 9, 7 Rubens Barrichello (Bra) Ferrari 8, 8 Juan Montoya (Col) McLaren Mercedes 8, 9 Mark Webber (Aus) Williams BMW 8, 10 Kimi Raikkonen (Fin) McLaren Mercedes 7, 11 Nick Heidfeld (Ger) Williams BMW 6, 12 Jenson Button (Gbr) BAR Honda 6, 13 Alexander Wurz (Aut) McLaren Mercedes 5, 14 Takuma Sato (Jpn) BAR Honda 4, 15 Jacques Villeneuve (Can) Sauber Petronas 3, 16 Pedro de la Rosa (Spa) McLaren Mercedes 3, 17 Christian Klien (Aut) Red Bull 3, 18 Felipe Massa (Bra) Sauber Petronas 2
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Former soldier Ger knows the difficulties his fellow veterans face.
Yet, Ger said the ministry has not decided how to allocate the funds and where the donation will go.
Court 1 (1pm) - D Cibulkova (Svk) v *J Ostapenko (Lat), *K Bertens (Hol) v *J Goerges (Ger).
Eichenwald, M.D., from the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, and colleagues from the American Academy of Pediatrics' Committee on Fetus and Newborn discuss diagnosis and management of GER among preterm infants.
Ger Fowler, from Sunderland, is a veteran who turned to drugs and alcohol after five years in the Army.
Ger Prendergast, 37, is still on a high after cycling 1,800km, swimming 38km and running 420km in 158 hours.
Not classified: 19 Daniil Kvyat (Rus) Scuderia Toro Rosso 36 laps completed, 20 Pascal Wehrlein (Ger) Manor Racing 26 laps, 21 Jolyon Palmer (Gbr) Renault 7 laps, 22 Felipe Nasr (Bra) Sauber-Ferrari 6 laps.