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Nakamura 
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Hikaru Nakamura
Number of games in database: 1,254
Years covered: 1995 to 2014
Last FIDE rating: 2764 (2800 rapid, 2906 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2789
Overall record: +410 -175 =361 (62.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      308 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (97) 
    B90 B42 B30 B23 B33
 Queen's Pawn Game (49) 
    A45 D00 E00 A50 D05
 Queen's Gambit Declined (35) 
    D31 D37 D38 D30 D35
 French Defense (35) 
    C02 C11 C10 C16 C00
 Nimzo Indian (32) 
    E21 E32 E44 E46 E20
 Ruy Lopez (29) 
    C67 C89 C78 C95 C65
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (136) 
    B90 B92 B30 B42 B23
 King's Indian (70) 
    E97 E90 E63 E94 E92
 Sicilian Najdorf (46) 
    B90 B92 B99 B94 B96
 French Defense (40) 
    C11 C03 C12 C10 C04
 Ruy Lopez (38) 
    C67 C78 C80 C65 C60
 Slav (30) 
    D10 D17 D11 D15 D12
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Krasenkow vs Nakamura, 2007 0-1
   Gelfand vs Nakamura, 2010 0-1
   Rybka vs Nakamura, 2008 0-1
   Nakamura vs Kramnik, 2012 1-0
   Crafty vs Nakamura, 2007 0-1
   G Sagalchik vs Nakamura, 2003 0-1
   Nakamura vs Robson, 2012 1-0
   Anand vs Nakamura, 2011 0-1
   Beliavsky vs Nakamura, 2009 0-1
   Nakamura vs T Hillarp Persson, 2005 1-0

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Corsica Masters (2007)
   Casino de Barcelona (2007)
   Cap d'Agde (2008)
   US Championship (2012)
   Tata Steel (2011)
   Cap d'Agde (2010)
   Ordix Open (2009)
   Gibraltar (2008)
   Geneva Chess Masters (2013)
   34th World Open (2006)
   5th Gibraltar Chess Festival (2007)
   Torneo Continental Americano (2003)
   World Team Championship (2010)
   Gibtelecom (2009)
   Ordix Open (2008)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Fighting Chess with Hikaru Nakamura by kenilworthian
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   Match Nakamura! by amadeus
   King's Indian Defense(2) by Volcach
   Art of War's favorite games 7 by Art of War
   Selected Tournaments and Favorite Games (2011) a by partien
   NAKAMURA'S BEST GAMES by notyetagm
   Nakamura's Noteables voted by members 1/26/08+ by ffpainz
   Interesting Opening Lines by EruditeEgress

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HIKARU NAKAMURA
(born Dec-09-1987, 26 years old) Japan (citizen of United States of America)

[what is this?]
IM (2001); GM (2003); 3-time US Champion (2004, 2009 and 2012); world #1 rapid, blitz and bullet player, world #7 player (of the standard time game - September 2014).

Prodigy

Christopher Hikaru Nakamura was born December 9, 1987 in Hirakata in Osaka, Japan, and is the younger brother of Asuka Nakamura. When he was two years old he and his family moved to the United States. He started playing chess when he was four, coached by his stepfather, Sunil Weeramantry. He was the youngest player in US history to defeat an International Master (Jay R Bonin) in a USCF-rated game (10 years, 0 months), to become a National Master (USCF) (10 years 79 days), to defeat a Grandmaster (Arthur Bisguier) in a USCF-rated game (10 years, 117 days), and to become an IM (13 years 2 months), although most of these records have subsequently been surpassed. In 2003 he became the USA's youngest-ever grandmaster (15 years 2 months and 19 days), a record later broken by Fabiano Caruana and Ray Robson.

Championships

<Youth> In 2001 he won the World U14 championship.

<National> When he won the Chessmaster US Championships 2005 (2004) (on tiebreak from Alexander Stripunsky), he was the youngest player to win the US championship since Robert James Fischer. He also won the US Championship (2009) outright by half a point ahead of the joint runners-up Robert Lee Hess and Alexander Onischuk, and the US Championship (2012) outright by a full point ahead of the winner of the 2010 and 2011 events, Gata Kamsky.

<World championship cycle> Seeded number 87 and aged 16, Nakamura reached the final 16 in the FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (2004), defeating 46th seed Sergey Volkov, 19th seeded Alexey Aleksandrov, and 51st seed Alexander Lastin in the preliminary rounds before bowing out to number 3 seed and finalist Michael Adams in the round of 16. He qualified to play in the World Cup (2013) through his rating, and defeated Peruvian WGM Deysi Estela Cori Tello in the first round, Azeri GM Eltaj Safarli in the second round and Indian GM Baskaran Adhiban in the third round, but was eliminated in the Round of 16 (fourth round) by Ukrainian GM Anton Korobov.

<Grand Prix Series 2012-2013> He started the Grand Prix series with last at the FIDE Grand Prix London (2012). After bouncing back into contention with outright second in the FIDE Grand Prix Zug (2013), a poor showing at the FIDE Grand Prix Thessaloniki (2013) eliminated him from contention for the top 2 spots that will qualify for the 2014 Candidates Tournament. (1) He did however place 3rd behind Fabiano Caruana and Boris Gelfand in the FIDE Grand Prix Paris (2013) to accumulate 300 GP points and place 6th in the 2012-13 Grand Prix series. Subsequently, his only chance to play in the 2014 Candidates Tournament was to be nominated as the Organizer's wild card once the venue was settled, however this did not eventuate.

Standard tournaments

In 2005, he won the 7th Foxwoods Open (2005).

In 2007, he won both the National Open (2007) that was held in Las Vegas and the Casino de Barcelona (2007).

The following year, he beat Bu Xiangzhi in the play-off to win the Gibraltar (2008) Masters Open with 8.0/10.

Nakamura tied for first with Evgeny Najer at the World Open (2009) after taking two last-day byes, each worth half a point and won the Donostia Chess Festival (2009) in tiebreak over Ruslan Ponomariov.

In 2010, he came =4th at Corus (2010), and was equal top scorer in the victorious Rising Stars team in the Rising Stars - Experience (2010) tournament. He scored 5/9 (+1 -0 =8) at the Tal Memorial (2010), placing =4th, and finished the year with =4th place in the London Chess Classic (2010).

Nakamura began 2011 by taking clear first place at the A-Group of the prestigious category 20 Tata Steel (2011) (formerly Corus) with a 9/13 score (+6 -1 =6) and a 2880 performance rating, ahead of a powerful field including the world's top four players: World Champion Viswanathan Anand, Magnus Carlsen, Levon Aronian and former World Champion Vladimir Kramnik. In June 2011, Nakamura placed =3rd in the Bazna King's Tournament (2011), in July he scored 4.5/10 at Dortmund (2011), in August he came =1st in the 2011 US Open Championship with 7.5/9 and in October he came =3rd in the 4th Bilbao Masters (2011) with 5/10. The following month, he suffered a lapse in form at the category 22 Tal Memorial (2011), scoring 3/9 and coming last but recovered to finish 2011 with second place behind Kramnik at the category 20 London Chess Classic (2011), scoring +4 -1 =3 (TPR of 2887).

He started 2012 by coming =2nd (4th on count back) at the Reggio Emilia (2011), half a point behind Anish Giri, and then came =5th at Tata Steel (2012), scoring 7.5/13 (+3 -1 =9). He followed up in April 2012 with 1st at the 6th Annual Grand Pacific Open held in British Columbia. He competed in the Tal Memorial (2012) held in June, scoring 4/9. In July/August 2012, Nakamura placed a solid =3rd at the Biel Chess Festival (2012), but underperformed at the 28th European Club Cup (2012), although in October 2012, he recovered to some extent by winning the 4 player double round robin 16th Unive Tournament (2012) (crown group) with 4.5/6 (+3 -0 =3). Nakamura finished 2012 with a strong 3rd placement in the London Chess Classic (2012) behind Carlsen and Kramnik, adding enough rating points to restore him to the top 10.

2013 started with a modest 7/13 result for outright 6th at the Tata Steel (2013) event. He then followed up in May 2013 with equal 2nd at the Norway Chess Tournament (2013) with 5.5/9, half a point behind Sergey Karjakin and 3rd on tiebreak behind Carlsen; he also placed =2nd with 6/9 at the preliminary Norway Chess Tournament (Blitz) (2013) held to determine the draw for the main tournament, and earned the right to play with the White pieces in 5 games out of 9. In June 2013, he contested the category 22 Tal Memorial (2013), and was outright leader after 6 rounds. However, he lost the last 3 game to place 6th with 4.5/9, winning more games (4) and losing more games (4) than any other player in the tournament. Soon after, he came =3rd in the Houston Open in July 2013. In September he played in the quadrangular double round robin category 22 Sinquefield Cup (2013), and was in contention for first place until the last round, when he drew against Gata Kamsky finishing second with 3.5/6 (+2 -1 =3; TPR 2863) behind Magnus Carlsen.

Nakamura's first event in 2014 was the category 20 Tata Steel (2014) where he scored 5/11 (+2 -3 =6) to shed a few rating points for FIDE's February rating list. He next competed in the category 23 Zurich Chess Challenge (2014) in which he placed 4th with 2/5 after coming agonisingly close to defeating World Champion Magnus Carlsen. He came 2nd with 3.5/5 in the Zurich Chess Challenge (Rapid) (2014) which followed the standard time event, to remain in 4th in the overall event with the results of the standard and rapid events combined. In April, he participated in the inaugural Gashimov Memorial (2014), a category XXII 6-player DRR event inaugurated in honor of the late Azeri grandmaster, scoring 5/10 and placing =3rd behind Carlsen and Caruana.

Team Events

<Olympiads> Nakamura has represented the U.S. in the Olympiads of 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014, helping his country to the bronze medal in 2006 and 2008. He scored 6/10 during the Chess Olympiad (2010) on top board for the USA and a performance rating of 2741 and 6/9 in the Chess Olympiad (2012), coming in fourth on top board. His overall score in Olympiads is 30.5 points accumulated in 48 games played.

<World Team Championship> Nakamura played board 1 for the USA at the FIDE World Team Championship (2013), winning individual silver and helping his team to 4th place in the event.

<European Club Cup> In October 2013, he played top board for the Italian team O.R. Padova in the European Club Cup (2013), and won individual bronze, his team placing 10th. In September 2013, he played board 2 for the Italian team Obiettivo Risarcimento which also placed 10th.

Rapids

Nakamura is one of the world's best rapid and blitz players, and the world's best bullet (one-minute) player. He regularly plays on the internet, usually at the ICC where he is the highest rated player (userid <Smallville>), and at Playchess, where he is known as <Star Wars>. He has set many rating records under different categories. In 2008, he challenged and broke blitz king Alexander Grischuk ’s record at ICC of 3737, reaching 3750. Grischuk subsequently challenged Nakamura to a 20 game 3 minutes blitz match, which Nakamura took out convincingly by 14.5-5.5. (2) He also won the first ICC Open in 2011 ahead of over 2000 other contestants. (3)

In 2007, he won the annual Corsica Masters (2007), defeating Rustam Kasimdzhanov in the final. One of the most convincing demonstrations of Nakamura’s ability as a rapid player was when he won the Cap d'Agde (2008), defeating Bu Xiangzhi, Anatoly Karpov and Vassily Ivanchuk in the playoff matches to take first prize in a field that included Carlsen. Nakamura also defeated Carlsen to take out the BNbank Blitz (2009). He was runner-up to Ivanchuk at the Cap d'Agde (2010) in the playoff. He also defeated Rising Stars team mate Anish Giri for the right to play at Amber 2011.

In 2012, Nakamura won the trifecta of silver medals at the SportAccord World Mind Games (Men's Rapid) (2012), the World Mind Games (Men's Blitz) and the World Mind Games (Men's Blindfold) events. He closed out 2013 by winning the London Chess Classic (Knockout) (2013), defeating Gelfand in the final by 1.5-0.5, after qualifying for the final by winning the preliminary London Chess Classic (Group C) (2013).

In June 2014, he competed in both the FIDE World Rapid Championship (2014) and the FIDE World Blitz Championship (2014) that were held in Dubai. In the former, he scored a relatively meager 8.5/15, losing 40 rapid rating points, while he was much more successful in the latter, scoring 16/21, being the runner up by a point behind the winner Magnus Carlsen. His blitz rating skyrocketed to over 2900.

He authored the book Bullet Chess: One Minute to Mate.

Matches

In December 2004, Nakamura played the best-of-six game Karjakin - Nakamura Match (2004) in the "Duelo de los Jovenes Prodigios" (Duel of the Wonder Boys) in Cuernavaca, Estado de Morelos, Mexico, winning 4.5-1.5 (+4 -1 =1). In May 2011 at the St Louis chess club, he won the Nakamura - Ponomariov Match (2011) by 3.5-2.5 (+2 =3 -1). In June 2014, he played for the Cez Trophy Navara - Nakamura Match (2014) in Praha, Czechia, which involved a 4-game standard time match against David Navara. He won the match by 3.5-0.5.

960 Chess

In August 2009, Nakamura defeated Aronian in Mainz, Germany to become the 960 World Champion and remains unchallenged as such.

Ratings and rankings

As of 1 September 2014, Nakamura's ratings were:

<Standard> 2782, maintaining his position as the top ranking player in the Americas. He is the #7 player in the world;

<Rapid> 2800 (world #9); and

<Blitz> 2906 (world #2).

Sources and references

(1) Wikipedia article: FIDE Grand Prix 2012–2013 (2) http://dod.ru/chess/game/Crest/Smal...; (3) Further details are at this post: Hikaru Nakamura; Live rating list: http://www.2700chess.com/; Wikipedia article: Hikaru Nakamura


 page 1 of 51; games 1-25 of 1,255  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. S Predescu vs Nakamura 1-064 1995 U.S. National Scholastic Grade 2 ChampionshipB08 Pirc, Classical
2. Nakamura vs B Karen 0-152 1997 Nassau FuturityB06 Robatsch
3. Nakamura vs J Bonin  1-036 1997 Marshall Chess ClubC02 French, Advance
4. L Au vs Nakamura 1-043 1997 Hawaii opB83 Sicilian
5. B Karen vs Nakamura  0-126 1998 Nassau g/30B23 Sicilian, Closed
6. Nakamura vs I Krush 1-062 1998 Cardoza US opB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
7. Stripunsky vs Nakamura 0-143 1998 Marshall Chess ClubB40 Sicilian
8. Bisguier vs Nakamura 0-121 1998 Somerset ACN Action SwissE70 King's Indian
9. P MacIntyre vs Nakamura  1-054 1998 US Amateur Team EastA07 King's Indian Attack
10. Nakamura vs M Waxman 1-031 1999 Manhattan CC-chC45 Scotch Game
11. Nakamura vs J Fang 0-121 1999 Eastern Class- chB06 Robatsch
12. Nakamura vs G Gaiffe 1-054 1999 U.S. Open (5)B23 Sicilian, Closed
13. D Schneider vs Nakamura 0-153 1999 Manhattan CC-chB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
14. D Moody vs Nakamura 0-120 1999 U.S. OpenB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
15. Wojtkiewicz vs Nakamura 1-042 1999 U.S. OpenE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
16. Nakamura vs O Adu  1-037 1999 Washington Eastern opB54 Sicilian
17. S Kriventsov vs Nakamura  1-024 1999 Rated TournamentB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
18. A David vs Nakamura  1-025 1999 World opB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
19. Nakamura vs A Aleksandrov  ½-½60 1999 U.S. OpenC47 Four Knights
20. S Kriventsov vs Nakamura  1-095 1999 Eastern OpenA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
21. A Hoffman vs Nakamura 0-135 1999 U.S. Open 99E61 King's Indian
22. Wang Yue vs Nakamura 1-0112 1999 Wch U12A04 Reti Opening
23. Nakamura vs Efimenko  ½-½27 2000 KasparovChess Cadet GP netC17 French, Winawer, Advance
24. Nakamura vs G Zaichik 0-159 2000 World OpenB15 Caro-Kann
25. Efimenko vs Nakamura 1-040 2000 KasparovChess Cadet GP netB99 Sicilian, Najdorf, 7...Be7 Main line
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Feb-22-12  jsy: <rilkefan>Not just one bad report in the last 25 years...just my favorite bad report in the last 25 years. And what do Emmys and Peabodys really mean anyway? But I see you are a fan of 60 Minutes...so am I actually, strictly from a dramatic point of view. It is after all investigative sensationalism...oops I mean journalism.
Feb-22-12  jsy: <Eggman>There is no controversy about the footage for the general chess public. We (the chess fans) all know how to interpret this footage properly. However, this was meant for the consumption of the general (non-chess) public.
Feb-22-12  rilkefan: <But I see you are a fan of 60 Minutes>

I'm not clear that you're conversant with the word "evidence".

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Eggman: <<I'm sure Naka wouldn't have agreed to the footage being used (if he actually had a choice in the manner) to highlight out his competitor outsmarted him.>>

But don't journalistic ethical considerations dictate that Nakamura not have a choice in such matters? And wasn't Nakamura outsmarted (more or less) anyhow? I didn't see anything in the depiction that was misleading, whether the audience was chess-savvy or ignorant of the chess world.

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Kazzak: Eh. It was well known in London that 60 minutes eas trailing Carlsen. They filmed him in Norway and in London. Filming Carlsen playing Nakamura made perfect sense for a U.S. Television company. The fact that Nakamura lost is fact, not fiction. And I can imagine that Carlsen was extremely pleased that he won, which is what he said, in the Fischer-spirit of enjoying to see your opponent squirm. And Nakamura is a world class squirmer, so it must have been very enjoyable. The episode is a great motivator for Nakamura, or should be.
Feb-22-12  poolbath1: The reporter said, "chess is all about deception" in the overtime segment. Not sure how that is the case, but that is what he said.

They probably did an on-camera interview with Nakamura in London and said they were interviewing him for a chess story about Magnus. When they only used the footage of him struggling, he probably didn't like that.

Nakamura should expound. Twitter can be too ambiguous.

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Eggman: <<And I can imagine that Carlsen was extremely pleased that he won, which is what he said, in the Fischer-spirit of enjoying to see your opponent squirm. And Nakamura is a world class squirmer, so it must have been very enjoyable.>>

No doubt Nakamura has this same "Fischer-spirit" in him.

Feb-22-12  Billy Vaughan: "Radjabov (2785) has more chess skills than Naka (2770). 2785>2770."

*sigh*

Feb-22-12  kia0708: <Radjabov (2785) has more chess skills than Naka (2770). 2785>2770>

That's good.

Feb-22-12  VinnyRoo2002: "But don't journalistic ethical considerations dictate that Nakamura not have a choice in such matters? And wasn't Nakamura outsmarted (more or less) anyhow? I didn't see anything in the depiction that was misleading, whether the audience was chess-savvy or ignorant of the chess world."

I think we just look at this issue differently. There's nothing unethical about 60 Minutes choosing to be upfront with how the footage is going to be used. Hikaru should have a choice of whether 60 Minutes has the right to use footage of him if he doesn't like the purpose. I wasn't suggesting that Naka should be able to tell 60 Minutes to distort the footage to say he won a game he lost or anything like that. I was merely stating that 60 Minutes should tell Naka how the footage is going to be used and then allow Naka to determine whether he wants the footage to be used. Based on Naka's twitter comment, it sounds like they told him the footage would be used for one thing when it ended up being used for something else. That's the unethical part.

Feb-22-12  drkodos: Does not work that way. You sign a waiver and the owner of the footage can use it whatever way they see fit. Nothing unethical about that.
Feb-22-12  frogbert: <I'm not clear that you're conversant with the word "evidence".>

ooooh...

"and he goes for the man, tackles ... ouch. that must have hurt."

Feb-22-12  frogbert: <The reporter said, "chess is all about deception" in the overtime segment. Not sure how that is the case, but that is what he said. >

that's "journalism". although chess is a game with all information about the specific game in progress in the open, there are a few factors where "deception" might play some role. body language and preparation come to mind. but overall chess is about everything but deception, in my opinion. :o)

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Shams: Nakamura to play for U.S. Championship!
http://www.chess.com/news/nakamura-...
Feb-22-12  jombar: #1 U.S. chess player Kamsky will retain his U.S. title in 2012.

Kamsky will beat Naka in their head to head encounter.

Naka will give cry like a baby and give his whacky excuse on twitter that goes something like this:

<"I wasn't at top form and let many wins slip away. My opponents did okay.">

Naka is obnoxious and arrogant.

Naka is a 2750-ish chess player.

Tata 2011 was a fluke. Kasparov told Naka what moves to make.

Naka won't ever win Tata again without Kasparov's help.

Naka will not win any super tournaments in 2012.

Go Anand!

Feb-22-12  jombar: There was nothing wrong with Carlsen on 60 Minutes. Carlsen made $100,000 for the interview.

Naka was squirming in his seat as Carlsen crushed him! Carlsen flashed a smile seeing Naka crushed and beaten!

Go Carlsen!

<Carlsen: "I love to beat my opponent (Naka) and crush his ego (Naka)!>

Naka is jealous and envious of Carlsen's fame and wealth.

Carlsen has more chess talent than Naka.

Naka will never be as good as Carlsen (2835 player).

<Carlsen: "there are four to five players in the world, including me, who have significantly better understanding of chess than Nakamura.">

My prediction:

Naka will not win any super tournaments in 2012.

Maybe Naka should beg Kasparov to come back to give him all the moves to make so he can win some tournaments.

Tata 2011 was a fluke.

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Are you sure about "60 Minutes" paying MC $100,000 for an interview? That seems fishy to me. "60" is the gold standard for news magazine reporting. They don't have to pay people--people come to them. Where did you hear of this $100,000 payment?
Feb-22-12  MrQuinn: Wow, this guy jombar has some serious psychiatric issues. Self esteem problems perhaps?
Feb-22-12  jombar: <HeMateMe: "60" is the gold standard for news magazine reporting. They don't have to pay people--people come to them.>

No. They came to Carlsen, The Mozart of chess! They literally begged him for the interview for two years since 2010!

You got it backward. Carlsen is the "gold standard." "60" came to him. They begged him.

: )

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  HeMateMe: Do you have some proof of this, they paid him a large sum of money?
Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: <MrQuinn: Wow, this guy jombar has some serious psychiatric issues. Self esteem problems perhaps?>

Yes, he has too much.

Feb-22-12  jombar: I have identified two Naka worshippers: <MrQuinn and keypusher>

Maybe the frog brainwashed you two for good. I see his frog imprints on the both of you.

The frog is God Naka's #1 fan. He hates Radjabov. He was once a Carlsen worshipper. But the Naka trolls converted him into a Naka die hard fan.

: O

Feb-22-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  keypusher: jombar's also a very lazy troll. If you're going to do something, even be a pest, do it right.
Feb-23-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  parmetd: I know for a fact Carlsen did *not* go to 60 minutes. They went to him. What / if anything he got paid... I have no idea.
Feb-23-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  Jim Bartle: I'm sure "60 Minutes" does not pay for interviews.
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