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Academy Awards 2021


The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), will honor the best films released between January 1, 2020, and February 28, 2021. It is scheduled to take place at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, on April 25, 2021, two months later than originally planned, due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cinema. The nominations are scheduled to be announced on March 15, 2021.

Date April 25, 2021
Site Dolby Theatre
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Produced by Jesse Collins
Stacey Sher
Steven Soderbergh
TV in the United States
Network ABC

Winners and Nominations

Governors Awards

The Academy dropped its yearly Governors Awards function because of the COVID-19 pandemic and has intended to consolidate the victors into the Oscar ceremony.[2] This is the main year of the Governors Awards that there has not been any authority champs of the Honorary Oscar.

Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

Tyler Perry – for his dynamic commitment with generosity and magnanimous undertakings lately, including endeavors to address vagrancy and financial challenges looked by individuals from his local area.

Film and Television Fund – being respected for the enthusiastic and monetary help administrations it offers to individuals from media outlets.

Background

The Academy reported in June 2020 that it was deferring the service from its initially planned date of February 28, 2021, to April 25 because of the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on film, consequently expanding the qualification time frame for highlight films through to February 28, 2021. The qualification standards had just been changed to represent films initially expected to have a dramatic delivery yet which were eventually delivered straightforwardly to video. It denotes the fourth time that the Academy Awards have been delayed, and the first run through since the sixth Academy Awards that movies delivered in two diverse schedule years will be qualified for grant thought in the equivalent ceremony.

Ceremony information

During its leading group of lead representatives meeting on April 28, 2020, the Academy casted a ballot to merge the Best Sound Mixing and Best Sound Editing classification into a solitary Best Sound class (decreasing the all out number of classifications to 23). The Sound branch had raised worries that the two classifications had an excessive amount of cover in degree. The guidelines for Best Original Score presently necessitate that a film’s score incorporate at least 60% unique music, and establishment movies and continuations should have at least 80% new music. Interestingly, fundamental deciding in favor of Best International Feature Film will likewise be available to all democratic individuals from the Academy.

As a component of the Academy’s natural activities, the conveyance of physical and printed version things, for example, screener duplicates, screenplays, and music CDs will be ended after the 93rd Academy Awards. Screeners will be served exclusively through the individuals just “Foundation Screening Room” web-based feature going ahead.

On December 8, 2020, Jesse Collins, Stacey Sher, and Steven Soderbergh were named the makers of the service.

The COVID-19 pandemic and its effect on the American entertainment world – including interferences to film creation and the cross country terminations of films because of limitations on business and public social events – is relied upon to significantly affect the 93rd service. Specifically, the Academy Awards expect movies to have gotten a dramatic delivery in the past schedule year, in at any rate one film in Los Angeles County for at any rate seven days with three screenings for each day, to be qualified. The Golden Globe Awards had changed its measures for its 2021 version to permit films initially booked to have a “real dramatic delivery” in Los Angeles between March 15 and April 30 to be qualified whenever delivered direct-to-streaming.In respect to the Oscars, the Academy expressed that it was “currently assessing all parts of this unsure scene and what changes may should be made”.

The AMPAS deferred its leading group of lead representatives meeting to April 28, where it casted a ballot to incidentally permit films initially delivered through secret phrase secured (covering membership administrations like Amazon Video, Disney+, Hulu, HBO Max and Netflix) or conditional video on interest administrations to be qualified for selections at the 93rd Academy Awards, on the off chance that they were initially booked to have a dramatic delivery, and are transferred to AMPAS’s internet screening administration inside 60 days of their public delivery. The past prerequisite for a seven-day dramatic delivery will be restored once films have adequately continued tasks. To permit simplicity of consistence with the rules, qualified screenings will likewise be permitted to happen in other significant urban areas other than LA, explicitly Atlanta, Chicago, Miami, New York City, and the San Francisco Bay Area.

There were discussions of deferring or in any event, dropping the 93rd service. On June 15, 2020, the Academy reported that the function would be deferred by two months from February 28, 2021, to April 25, 2021, and the qualification time frames for highlight movies would be stretched out through February 28, 2021.[12] In a joint proclamation, AMPAS president David Rubin and CEO Dawn Hudson clarified that “for longer than a century, films have assumed a significant part in ameliorating, moving, and engaging us during the haziest of times. They absolutely have this year. Our expectation, in broadening the qualification time frame and our Awards date, is to give the adaptability producers need to complete and deliver their movies without being punished for something past anybody’s control.”[12] The Academy’s Governors Awards and Scientific and Technical Awards have been deferred uncertainly. Following the deferment declaration, the British Academy Film Awards additionally moved from February to April, and the Golden Globe Awards took the Oscars’ past date by moving to February 28.

On October 7, 2020, the Academy gave an explanation of its qualification rules, expressing that seven days of daily screenings at a drive-in auditorium inside the previously mentioned urban communities would likewise deliver films qualified for thought in the 93rd function.

On December 1, 2020, an agent of the Academy revealed to Variety that an in-person function “will occur”, rather than a completely distant or crossover design. A mixture design was utilized by the 72nd Primetime Emmy Awards, where the host and grant moderators were available on location, however all candidates showed up from far off areas.

Australia tour of New Zealand 2021


FIXTURES RESULTS SQUADS Grounds

2021 Australia tour of New Zealand Facts

New Zealand Australia
Dates 22 February – 7 March 2021
Captains Kane Williamson Aaron Finch

Schedule

  • 3rd T20I (N), Wellington, Mar 3 2021, Australia tour of New Zealand
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Match yet to begin
    05-MAR-2021, 11:30 AM
    4th T20I (N), Auckland, Mar 5 2021, Australia tour of New Zealand
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Match yet to begin
    07-MAR-2021, 08:30 AM
    5th T20I, Mount Maunganui, Mar 7 2021, Australia tour of New Zealand
  • New Zealand
  • Australia
  • Match yet to begin

Results

  • 2nd T20I, Dunedin, Feb 25 2021, Australia tour of New Zealand
  • New Zealand 219/7 ; Australia 215/8(20 ov, target 220)
    RESULT: New Zealand won by 4 runs
    PLAYER OF THE MATCH
    Martin Guptill
    New Zealand
  • 1st T20I (N), Christchurch, Feb 22 2021, Australia tour of New Zealand
    Toss
    Australia, elected to field first
    New Zealand 184/5 ; Australia 131 (17.3/20 ov, target 185)
    RESULT: New Zealand won by 53 runs
    Player Of The Match
    Devon Conway
    Series result
    New Zealand led the 5-match series 1-0

Squads

T20s Squad

New Zealand

Kane Williamson (c)
Hamish Bennett
Trent Boult
Mark Chapman
Devon Conway
Martin Guptill
Kyle Jamieson
James Neesham
Glenn Phillips
Mitchell Santner
Tim Seifert (wk)
Ish Sodhi
Tim Southee

Australia

Aaron Finch (c)
Matthew Wade (vc, wk)
Ashton Agar
Jason Behrendorff
Mitchell Marsh
Glenn Maxwell
Ben McDermott
Riley Meredith
Josh Philippe
Jhye Richardson
Kane Richardson
Daniel Sams
Tanveer Sangha
D’Arcy Short
Marcus Stoinis
Ashton Turner
Andrew Tye
Adam Zampa

Grounds

  • Hagley Oval, Christchurch
  • Location Christchurch, Canterbury
    Establishment 1851
    Capacity 18,000
  • University of Otago Oval, Dunedin
  • Former names Logan Park Oval
    Location Dunedin, New Zealand
    Owner Dunedin City Council
    Capacity 3500 (can be increased to 6000 by use of temporary seating)
    Surface Grass
  • Wellington Regional Stadium, Wellington
  • Former names WestpacTrust Stadium (2000–2002)
    Westpac Stadium (2002–2019)
    Location Wellington, New Zealand
    Owner Wellington Regional Stadium Trust
    (Greater Wellington Regional Council and Wellington City Council)
    Operator Wellington Regional Stadium Trust
    Capacity 34,500
    Record attendance 46,474
  • Eden Park, Auckland
  • Former names Coopers Catch Park
    (October 12–18, 2020)[1]
    Location Kingsland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Owner Eden Park Trust Board
    Operator Eden Park Trust Board
    Capacity 50,000 (Rugby union and league – with standard seating)[2][3]
    60,000 (Rugby union and league – with temporary seating)[4]
    42,000 (Cricket)[5]
    Record attendance 61,240 (New Zealand vs South Africa, 1 September 1956)
    Surface Grass
  • Bay Oval, Mount Maunganui
  • Location Mount Maunganui, Tauranga, New Zealand
    Establishment 2007 (first recorded match)
    Capacity 10,000

Adelaide International Tennis Draws 2021


2021 Adelaide International Tennis Draw

Women’s Singles

Seeds

  1. Australia Ashleigh Barty (Second round)
  2. Switzerland Belinda Bencic (Final)
  3. United Kingdom Johanna Konta (Second round)
  4. Belgium Elise Mertens (Withdrew)
  5. Poland Iga Świątek (Champion)
  6. Croatia Petra Martić (Second round)
  7. Kazakhstan Yulia Putintseva (Second round)
  8. China Wang Qiang (Second round)

Poland Iga Swiatek def. Switzerland Belinda Bencic, 6–2, 6–2

Women’s Doubles

Seeds

  1. Japan Shuko Aoyama / Japan Ena Shibahara (First round)
  2. China Duan Yingying / China Zheng Saisai (Quarterfinals)
  3. Chile Alexa Guarachi / United States Desirae Krawczyk (Champions)
  4. United States Bethanie Mattek-Sands / United States Asia Muhammad (First round)

Chile Alexa Guarachi / United States Desirae Krawczyk def. United States Hayley Carter / Brazil Luisa Stefani, 6–7(4–7), 6–4, [10–3]

2020 Adelaide International Tennis Draw

Men’s Singles

Russia Andrey Rublev def. South Africa Lloyd Harris, 6–3, 6–0

Women’s Singles

Australia Ashleigh Barty def. Ukraine Dayana Yastremska, 6–2, 7–5

Men’s Doubles

Argentina Máximo González / France Fabrice Martin def. Croatia Ivan Dodig / Slovakia Filip Polášek, 7–6(14–12), 6–3

Women’s Doubles

United States Nicole Melichar / China Xu Yifan def. Canada Gabriela Dabrowski / Croatia Darija Jurak, 2–6, 7–5, [10–5]

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Adelaide International Tennis 2021


2021 Adelaide International Facts

Date 22–28 February
Edition 2nd
Category WTA 500
Draw 28S / 16D
Prize money $535,530
Surface Hard
Location Adelaide, Australia
Venue Memorial Drive Tennis Centre

2020 Champions

Singles
Australia Ashleigh Barty
Doubles
United States Nicole Melichar / China Xu Yifan

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q Q2 Q1
Women’s Singles 470 305 185 100 55 1 25 13 1
Women’s Doubles 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32 Q2 Q1
Women’s Singles $68,570 $51,000 $32,400 $15,500 $8,200 $6,650 $5,000 $2,565
Women’s Doubles * $25,230 $17,750 $10,000 $5,500 $3,500 N/A N/A N/A

*per team

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
AUS Ashleigh Barty 1 1
SUI Belinda Bencic 12 2
GBR Johanna Konta 15 3
BEL Elise Mertens 16 4
POL Iga Świątek 17 5
CRO Petra Martić 19 6
KAZ Yulia Putintseva 28 7
CHN Wang Qiang 34 8

Wildcards

Ashleigh Barty

Olivia Gadecki

Samantha Stosur

Ajla Tomljanović

Qualifying draw:

Madison Brengle

Coco Gauff

Maddison Inglis

Jasmine Paolini

Liudmila Samsonova

Storm Sanders

Lucky losers:

Misaki Doi

Christina McHale

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Ekaterina Alexandrova → replaced by Danielle Collins
  • Bianca Andreescu → replaced by Jil Teichmann
  • Victoria Azarenka → replaced by Zhang Shuai
  • Marie Bouzková → replaced by Anna Blinkova
  • Jennifer Brady → replaced by Shelby Rogers
  • Anett Kontaveit → replaced by Caroline Garcia
  • Elise Mertens → replaced by Christina McHale
  • Rebecca Peterson → replaced by Misaki Doi
  • Alison Riske → replaced by Veronika Kudermetova
  • Elena Rybakina → replaced by Laura Siegemund
  • Maria Sakkari → replaced by Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
  • Donna Vekić → replaced by Kristina Mladenovic
  • Markéta Vondroušová → replaced by Zheng Saisai
  • Dayana Yastremska → replaced by Wang Qiang

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
JPN Shuko Aoyama JPN Ena Shibahara 32 1
CHN Duan Yingying CHN Zheng Saisai 47 2
CHI Alexa Guarachi USA Desirae Krawczyk 51 3
USA Bethanie Mattek-Sands USA Asia Muhammad 60 4

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Anna Blinkova / Veronika Kudermetova → replaced by Sharon Fichman / Coco Gauff
  • Chan Hao-ching / Latisha Chan → replaced by Arina Rodionova / Storm Sanders
  • Gabriela Dabrowski / Bethanie Mattek-Sands → replaced by Bethanie Mattek-Sands / Asia Muhammad
  • Nicole Melichar / Demi Schuurs → replaced by Kaitlyn Christian / Sabrina Santamaria
  • Samantha Stosur / Zhang Shuai → replaced by Ellen Perez / Samantha Stosu

Draws

Adelaide International Tennis 2021 Results

Past Champions

Men’s Singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2020 Andrey Rublev Lloyd Harris 6–3, 6–0

Women’s Singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2020 Ashleigh Barty Dayana Yastremska 6–2, 7–5

Men’s Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2020 Máximo González
Fabrice Martin
Ivan Dodig
Filip Polášek
7–6(14–12), 6–3

Women’s Doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2020 Nicole Melichar
Xu Yifan
Gabriela Dabrowski
Darija Jurak
2–6, 7–5, [10–5]

Singapore Tennis Open Draws 2021


2021 Singapore Tennis Open Draw

Singles

Seeds

  1. France Adrian Mannarino (Quarterfinals)
  2. Australia John Millman (Second round)
  3. Croatia Marin Čilić (Semifinals)
  4. Kazakhstan Alexander Bublik (Final)
  5. Japan Yoshihito Nishioka (Quarterfinals)
  6. Moldova Radu Albot (Semifinals)
  7. South Africa Lloyd Harris (First round)
  8. South Korea Kwon Soon-woo (Quarterfinals)

Australia Alexei Popyrin def. Kazakhstan Alexander Bublik, 4–6, 6–0, 6–2.

Doubles

Seeds

  1. Belgium Sander Gillé / Belgium Joran Vliegen (Champions)
  2. India Rohan Bopanna / Japan Ben McLachlan (First round)
  3. United Kingdom Luke Bambridge / United Kingdom Dominic Inglot (Semifinals)
  4. Australia Matthew Ebden / Australia John-Patrick Smith (Final)

Belgium Sander Gillé / Belgium Joran Vliegen def. Australia Matthew Ebden / Australia John-Patrick Smith, 6–2, 6–3.

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Singapore Tennis Open 2021


2021 Singapore Tennis Open Facts

Date 22–28 February
Edition 1st
Category ATP Tour 250
Draw 28S / 16D
Surface Hard
Location Singapore, Singapore
Venue OCBC Arena

Schedule

2021 Singapore Tennis Open starts from 22–28 February, 2021 at Singapore, Singapore

Prize Money

Total Prize Money for 2021 Singapore Tennis Open: USD$300,000.

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
FRA Adrian Mannarino 36 1
AUS John Millman 39 2
CRO Marin Čilić 43 3
KAZ Alexander Bublik 45 4
JPN Yoshihito Nishioka 58 5
MDA Radu Albot 85 6
RSA Lloyd Harris 91 7
KOR Kwon Soon-woo 97 8

Wildcards

Adrian Andreev

Matthew Ebden

Shintaro Mochizuki

Protected ranking

Yuki Bhambri

Withdrawals

  • Félix Auger-Aliassime → replaced by Alexei Popyrin
  • Ričardas Berankis → replaced by Marc Polmans
  • Jérémy Chardy → replaced by Ernests Gulbis
  • Daniel Evans → replaced by Yasutaka Uchiyama
  • Cameron Norrie → replaced by Taro Daniel
  • Vasek Pospisil → replaced by James Duckworth
  • Casper Ruud → replaced by Jason Jung
  • Emil Ruusuvuori → replaced by Roberto Marcora
  • Yūichi Sugita → replaced by Yuki Bhambri
  • Stefano Travaglia → replaced by Maxime Cressy

Doubles

Seeds

Country Player Country Player Rank1 Seed
BEL Sander Gillé BEL Joran Vliegen 77 1
IND Rohan Bopanna JPN Ben McLachlan 89 2
GBR Luke Bambridge GBR Dominic Inglot 111 3
AUS Matthew Ebden AUS John-Patrick Smith 151 4

Wildcards

Shaheed Alam / Roy Hobbs

James Cerretani / Adil Shamasdin

Protected ranking:

Yuki Bhambri / Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

  • Dan Evans / Lloyd Glasspool → replaced by Purav Raja / Ramkumar Ramanathan
  • Radu Albot / Ričardas Berankis → replaced by Robert Galloway / Alex Lawson
  • Harri Heliövaara / Emil Ruusuvuori → replaced by Taro Daniel / Jason Jung
  • Lloyd Harris / Stefano Travaglia → replaced by Evan King / Hunter Reese
  • Jérémy Chardy / Fabrice Martin → replaced by Sriram Balaji / Luca Margaroli
  • Treat Huey / Christopher Rungkat → replaced by Yuki Bhambri / Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan

Draws

Singapore Tennis Open 2021 Results

Past Champions

Men’s singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2021

Men’s doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2021

Grampians Trophy Tennis Draws 2021


Singles

Estonia Anett Kontaveit vs. United States Ann Li

Final not held because of deferral in timetable. The two finalists got the focuses and prize cash they would have gotten for winning the competition

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Grampians Trophy Tennis 2021


2021 Grampians Trophy Tennis Facts

Date 3–7 February
Edition 1st
Category WTA 500
Draw 28S
Prize money $235,820
Surface Hard
Location Melbourne, Australia
Venue Melbourne Park

Champions

Singles
no winner

Schedule

Date: 3–7 February, 2021, Location: Melbourne, Australia

Prize Money

Point distribution

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32
Singles 470 305 185 100 55 1

Prize money

Event W F SF QF Round of 16 Round of 32
Singles $50,000 $33,520 $18,610 $8,770 $5,500 $3,000

Players List

Singles

Seeds

Country Player Rank1 Seed
CAN Bianca Andreescu 8 1
 SUI Belinda Bencic 12 2
BLR Victoria Azarenka 13 3
KAZ Elena Rybakina 19 4
GRE Maria Sakkari 22 5
EST Anett Kontaveit 23 6
USA Jennifer Brady 24 7
GER Angelique Kerber 25 8
USA Alison Riske 26 9

Alternate:

Oksana Kalashnikova

Ellen Perez

Withdrawals

Before the tournament

Bianca Andreescu → replaced by Oksana Kalashnikova

Paula Badosa → replaced by Bethanie Mattek-Sands

Alison Riske → replaced by Ellen Perez

Dayana Yastremska → replaced by Gabriela Dabrowski

During the tournament

Victoria Azarenka

Draws

Grampians Trophy Tennis 2021 Results

Past Champions

Men’s singles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2021 no winner

Men’s doubles

Year Champions Runners-up Score
2021

England tour of India 2021


FIXTURES RESULTS SQUADS Grounds

2021 England tour of India Facts

India England
India England
Dates 5 February – 28 March 2021
Captains Virat Kohli Joe Root (Tests)
Eoin Morgan (T20Is)

Schedule

  • 04-MAR-2021, 09:30 AM
    4th Test, Ahmedabad, Mar 4 – Mar 8 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 12-MAR-2021, 07:00 PM
    1st T20I (N), Ahmedabad, Mar 12 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 14-MAR-2021, 07:00 PM
    2nd T20I (N), Ahmedabad, Mar 14 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 16-MAR-2021, 07:00 PM
    3rd T20I (N), Ahmedabad, Mar 16 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 18-MAR-2021, 07:00 PM
    4th T20I (N), Ahmedabad, Mar 18 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 20-MAR-2021, 07:00 PM
    5th T20I (N), Ahmedabad, Mar 20 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 23-MAR-2021, 01:30 PM
    1st ODI (D/N), Pune, Mar 23 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 26-MAR-2021, 01:30 PM
  • 2nd ODI (D/N), Pune, Mar 26 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin
  • 28-MAR-2021, 01:30 PM
    3rd ODI (D/N), Pune, Mar 28 2021, England tour of India
    India
  • England
  • Match yet to begin

Results

  • 3rd Test (D/N), Ahmedabad, Feb 24 – Feb 28 2021, England tour of India
    England 112 & 81 ; India 145 & 49/0 (7.4 ov, target 49)
    RESULT: India won by 10 wickets
  • 2nd Test, Chennai, Feb 13 – Feb 17 2021, England tour of India
    India 329 & 286 ; England 134 & 164 (54.2 ov, target 482)
    RESULT: India won by 317 runs
    PLAYER OF THE MATCH Ravichandran Ashwin | Series result 4-match series level 1-1
  • 1st Test, Chennai, Feb 5 – Feb 9 2021, England tour of India
    England 578 & 178 ; India 337 & 192 (58.1 ov, target 420)
    RESULT: England won by 227 runs

Squads

Tests

India

  • Virat Kohli (c)
  • Ajinkya Rahane (vc)
  • Mayank Agarwal
  • Ravichandran Ashwin
  • Jasprit Bumrah
  • Rahul Chahar
  • Shubman Gill
  • Shahbaz Nadeem
  • Hardik Pandya
  • Rishabh Pant (wk)
  • Axar Patel
  • Cheteshwar Pujara
  • KL Rahul
  • Wriddhiman Saha (wk)
  • Ishant Sharma
  • Rohit Sharma
  • Mohammed Siraj
  • Washington Sundar
  • Shardul Thakur
  • Kuldeep Yadav

England

  • Joe Root (c)
  • Jofra Archer
  • Moeen Ali
  • James Anderson
  • Dom Bess
  • Stuart Broad
  • Rory Burns
  • Jos Buttler (wk)
  • Zak Crawley
  • Ben Foakes (wk)
  • Dan Lawrence
  • Jack Leach
  • Ollie Pope
  • Dom Sibley
  • Ben Stokes
  • Olly Stone
  • Chris Woakes

Grounds

  • M. A. Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai
  • Sardar Patel Stadium, Ahmedabad
  • Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune

Murray River Open Tennis Draws 2021


Singles

TBD vs. TBD

Doubles

TBD / TBD vs. TBD / TBD

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