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AllAfrica.com
Pumas End Griquas' Currie Cup Power RunCheetahs, meanwhile, pipped the Blue Bulls 41-40 at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Cheetahs, meanwhile, pipped the Blue Bulls 41-40 at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday and Western Province outplayed the Golden Lions 39-3 at Newlands on Friday in an exciting weekend of Currie Cup action. A strong first-half showing by the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Carr puts his hand up for Bok selectionup a Springbok recall. The 26-year-old loose forward went to some 'dark spaces
iafrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
up a Springbok recall. The 26-year-old loose forward went to some 'dark spaces' in Western Province's 39-3 demolition of the Golden Lions in a Currie Cup encounter at Newlands at the weekend. His performance - especially his defensive efforts -... Read more
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iafrica.com
Lions' biggest problem is in the mindThe Golden Lions may be going through a bad run, but coach Zacharia de Bruin is
iafrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Golden Lions may be going through a bad run, but coach Zacharia de Bruin is backing his young 'cubs' to come good in the Currie Cup. Speaking after their 3-39 loss to Western Province at the weekend, their fourth defeat in five matches, De Bruin... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem’s strong finish last season lifts expectationsseason by winning four consecutive games and finishing with a .500 record for t
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
season by winning four consecutive games and finishing with a .500 record for the first time in five years at 5-5. The Golden Lions were 7-3 in 2011. With many of their skill players returning, including senior quarterback Jacob Hoyle, the... Read more
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iafrica.com
WP tackle Lions into submissionThe Golden Lions dominated possession for the entire encounter but were thwarte
iafrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The Golden Lions dominated possession for the entire encounter but were thwarted by an impenetrable Western Province defence as the home side kept their visitors try-less while scoring six of their own to claim a 39-3 victory at Newlands on... Read more
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The Star
Golden Lions fight back for 14-7 winMORGANTON — Most people expected Shelby High’s unbeaten run to continue when th
The Star / Posted 2 days ago
MORGANTON — Most people expected Shelby High’s unbeaten run to continue when the Golden Lions went to take on Freedom in the season opener Friday night. Things are never as easy as they seem, especially in high school football. Freedom gave the... Read more
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The Star
Opening Matchups1390, online — www.KTCBroadcasting com; Twitter — Alan Ford @starsptseditor S
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
1390, online — www.KTCBroadcasting com; Twitter — Alan Ford @starsptseditor Shelby at Freedom 7:30 p.m., at Morganton The Golden Lions hope to get their ‘drive for five’ off to a roaring start, as they did last year when they handled the... Read more
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The Star
KM clips Shelby in 5-set volleyball matchMountain leaders: Ashtyn Martin, 17 service points; and Keegan Irby, 12 service
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
Mountain leaders: Ashtyn Martin, 17 service points; and Keegan Irby, 12 service points Shelby 5, Draughn 2 -- The Golden Lions evened their record at 1-1 on the season with a non-conference win Wednesday. Jallien Palmer had two goals... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Van Rooyen to Captain Lions for WP ClashThe Golden Lions travel to Cape Town to face Western Province on Friday and do
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Golden Lions travel to Cape Town to face Western Province on Friday and do so with a new captain in Jacques van Rooyen after Ryan Kankowski was ruled out of the clash through injury. The Lions also have to do without the services of prop Ruan... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leyds Returns for WP Against LionsCobus Wiese will make his senior debut for Western Province against the Golden
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Cobus Wiese will make his senior debut for Western Province against the Golden Lions at Newlands on Friday night, while Springbok wing Dillyn Leyds returns after being released from the national side. Having featured for the Stormers already this... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#NEWS24 ICYMI: Grace Mugabe not arrested, rape details emerge in 'clitoris collector' case and petrol price set to riseto bottom of racist incident The Lions have responded to an alleged racist inc
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
to bottom of racist incident The Lions have responded to an alleged racist incident following the Currie Cup clash between the Golden Lions and Sharks. According to reports, a scuffle broke out between a white man and a black woman after the man... Read more
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The Star
Shelby's 4-time champion football squad honoredShelby High’s football program provides a lot of numbers for its fan base to ch
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Shelby High’s football program provides a lot of numbers for its fan base to chew on. The one the Golden Lions cherish the most at present is that they are about to open the season gunning for their fifth consecutive state championship in the sport.... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
'Who's a k****r‚' ask irate rugby fansRacial insults‚ drinks and expletives flew as spectators got involved in a scru
Daily Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
Racial insults‚ drinks and expletives flew as spectators got involved in a scrum after this weekend’s Sharks win over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park. Sijadu Mzozoyana‚ who witnessed the scuffle‚ said a man had allegedly called a woman a k****r when... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
WP Claim Bragging Rights Against Bulls11 log points and two wins each, but the Bulls are fourth and WP a position bel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
11 log points and two wins each, but the Bulls are fourth and WP a position below them. In next weekend's action, WP host the Golden Lions at Newlands (Friday, August 18), while the Bulls entertain the Free State Cheetahs in Pretoria (Saturday,... Read more
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TribLIVE
WPIAL football conference preview: Class 4A Big 9tackle. The Leopards also return senior Logan Pfronger, a second-team all-confe
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
tackle. The Leopards also return senior Logan Pfronger, a second-team all-conference DB. Greensburg Salem (5-5, 4-4) The Golden Lions won their final four games last season and narrowly missed a playoff berth. Senior QB Jake Hoyle returns... Read more
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iafrica.com
De Bruin praises 14-man Lionsand I'm not allowed to say anything according to SARU regulations, so I will ra
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
and I'm not allowed to say anything according to SARU regulations, so I will rather not say a word," De Bruin explained. The Golden Lions currently sit in sixth position on the Currie Cup table with nine points from four matches played, which... Read more
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iafrica.com
Du Preez treasures victory over LionsThe Sharks' victory over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday was their f
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Sharks' victory over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday was their first since 2014 over the Johannesburg-based team. The 47-31 victory propelled the Sharks to the top of the Currie Cup table, with 20 points from five matches played,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Sharks demolish 14-man LionsThe Sharks came back from being 5-31 down, to score a 47-31 victory over the Go
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The Sharks came back from being 5-31 down, to score a 47-31 victory over the Golden Lions at Ellis Park on Saturday. Aided by a red card to Lions hooker Robbie Coetzee, the Sharks scored six tries and 42 unanswered points as they run rampant in the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Greensburg Salem QB Hoyle ready for more this seasona quarterback for Greensburg Salem in the early 2000s. At 6-foot-1, 205 pounds
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
a quarterback for Greensburg Salem in the early 2000s. At 6-foot-1, 205 pounds, Hoyle also starts at inside linebacker for the Golden Lions, and he plays the quarterback position in a physical manner. Opposing tacklers aren't keen on hitting... Read more
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The Star
Fans get a preview of football season in annual jamboreehost South Point. Both Burns and Shelby hit the road to begin their seasons as
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
host South Point. Both Burns and Shelby hit the road to begin their seasons as the Bulldogs visit Alexander Central and the Golden Lions take on Freedom. Kings Mountain, which has a rare open date in Week 1, begins its season Aug. 25 at South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ton-Up for Odwa As Sharks Head to Ellis ParkDespite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Despite just a four-day turnaround between Currie Cup games against the Blue Bulls on Wednesday and the Golden Lions on Saturday, head coach Robert du Preez has largely stuck with the same team that did such outstanding duty against the Bulls. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lions Confirm Currie Cup Management TeamThe Lions Rugby Company have announced the Golden Lions management team that wi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Lions Rugby Company have announced the Golden Lions management team that will oversee the franchise for the Currie Cup . It has been finalised to ensure sustainability within the Lions Rugby franchise. The appointment of Joey Mongalo was... Read more
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iafrica.com
Matfield named Lions forwards coachMatfield and Zacharia Francios de Bruin reunited at Ellis Park. The World Cup-
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Matfield and Zacharia Francios de Bruin reunited at Ellis Park. The World Cup-winning Springbok, Matfield, was unveiled as the Golden Lions' new forwards coach. Matfield will link up with newly appointed Lions head coach, De Bruin, who played a... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jane Fonda and Robert Redford reunite in Our Souls At Night teaserSchoenaerts. It will have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, wher
Irish Examiner / Posted 10 days ago
Schoenaerts. It will have its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival, where Fonda and Redford will be honoured with the Golden Lions for Lifetime Achievement on September 1. The film will be released on Netflix later this year. More From... Read more
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Gulf News
Jordie Barrett faces All Blacks injury woeLions last month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
Lions last month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington Hurricanes’ Super Rugby semi-final against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg.As Canterbury Crusaders fullback David Havili was rushed into the squad on Thursday, Barrett... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Du Preez - I Would Have Picked Am for Boksgood rugby at times and went through the phases, but there were just one or two
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
good rugby at times and went through the phases, but there were just one or two offloads that didn't go to hand, I'm very pleased with our intent on attack." The Sharks will now travel to Ellis Park for a clash against the Golden Lions on Satu... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sharks Bag Bonus-Point Win At Loftusseason and sit in second spot on the overall log, while the Bulls are third wit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
season and sit in second spot on the overall log, while the Bulls are third with two wins from three.The Sharks next face the Golden Lions in Johannesburg on Saturday (August 12), while the Bulls travel to Cape Town for a clash with Western... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Born with a passionechoes of crowds and shrieks of whistles reached Calloway and set him on a path
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
echoes of crowds and shrieks of whistles reached Calloway and set him on a path toward football. Born in November of the Golden Lions' 8-3 season, Calloway spent the first few years of his life surrounded by college football. [HOG FUTURES:... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jordie Barrett faces All Blacks injury woeLions last month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
Lions last month, has not recovered from the injury suffered in the Wellington Hurricanes' Super Rugby semi-final against the Golden Lions in Johannesburg. As Canterbury Crusaders fullback David Havili was rushed into the squad on Thursday,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bulls impress new coachlooking on, the Blue Bulls appeared to find new vigour in their attacking game
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
looking on, the Blue Bulls appeared to find new vigour in their attacking game to run out 54-22 Currie Cup victors over the Golden Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday night. The Bulls scored eight tries in an impressive display of expansive... Read more
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iafrica.com
Blue Bulls hammer Golden LionsThe Blue Bulls ran in eight tries to beat the Golden Lions 54-22 in their Curri
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
The Blue Bulls ran in eight tries to beat the Golden Lions 54-22 in their Currie Cup Round Three clash at Loftus Versfeld in Pretoria on Saturday. It was the Bulls' second win in this year's tournament. They beat Griquas in Round One before enjoying... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
From Rio to Ellis Park - Kwagga's Big YearAfrica's eventual haul of 10 medals. Smith had been a part of the Sevens set-u
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Africa's eventual haul of 10 medals. Smith had been a part of the Sevens set-up since 2013 and while he turned out for the Golden Lions in the Currie Cup along the way, Sevens was the priority in the years leading up to Rio. His unique blend... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Golden Lions open with 'teaching day'University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Coach Monte Coleman had his players start
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Coach Monte Coleman had his players start with the basics when the Golden Lions opened fall practice Thursday afternoon. Coleman said it was "just a teaching day," which focused on fundamentals like position... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tony Jantjies Starts At Flyhalf for BullsThe Blue Bulls are keen to maintain the momentum of their opening win in the Cu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The Blue Bulls are keen to maintain the momentum of their opening win in the Currie Cup when they take on the Golden Lions at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday night (19:00 kick-off). The home side won a tight match in Kimberley in week one of the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[OPINION] Destiny beckons for Johan Ackermannpromote the Southern Kings. Their form was so bad that this meme did the rounds
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 days ago
promote the Southern Kings. Their form was so bad that this meme did the rounds on social media In the beginning of 2013, the Golden Lions Rugby Union launched the Lions Challenge Series. It was seen as their alternative to Super Rugby, a chance... Read more
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iafrica.com
Jaco Peyper to ref Super Rugby finalPeyper. Credit: Fiji One. On Tuesday, South Africa’s Jaco Peyper was named as
iafrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Peyper. Credit: Fiji One. On Tuesday, South Africa’s Jaco Peyper was named as referee for the Super Rugby final between the Golden Lions and Canterbury Crusaders at Ellis Park in Johannesburg. The governing body SANZAAR retained their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cheetahs Remain Unbeaten in Currie CupCheetahs' effective rounding off earned them a 30-17 victory against Western Pr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Cheetahs' effective rounding off earned them a 30-17 victory against Western Province in Bloemfontein on Sunday, while the Golden Lions survived a determined fightback from Griquas at Emirates Airline Park to secure a 48-43 victory on... Read more
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iafrica.com
Golden Lions edge Griquas in try-festThe Golden Lions recorded their first win in Currie Cup 2017 with a 48-43 victo
iafrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The Golden Lions recorded their first win in Currie Cup 2017 with a 48-43 victory over Griquas at Ellis Park on Saturday. Both teams started their campaigns with a loss in Round One and were highly motivated to put things right in Johannesburg. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Province youngsters get SA Schools callGym). Province played three games inside of a week and netted only one win - a
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
Gym). Province played three games inside of a week and netted only one win - against the Pumas - to go with a draw with the Golden Lions and loss to Free State on the final day. The Lions contested the unofficial final against KwaZulu-Natal and... Read more
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iol.co.za
Try fest between Golden Lions and GriquasJOHANNESBURG – It was a 13-try festival of rugby as the Golden Lions and Griqua
iol.co.za / Posted 22 days ago
JOHANNESBURG – It was a 13-try festival of rugby as the Golden Lions and Griquas threw the ball around with gay abandon at Ellis Park on Saturday, with the home side emerging 48-43 victors in the end. The Lions scored seven of the best to secure a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[MY TAKE] Riding with Africa’s dream teammassage for the riders after thousands of kilometres in the saddle. Alice hail
Eye Witness News / Posted 23 days ago
massage for the riders after thousands of kilometres in the saddle. Alice hails from Johannesburg and formerly worked for the Golden Lions. She now lives in Girona, Spain, and provided fascinating insights into the professional world of cycling... Read more
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iol.co.za
Currie Cup losers can bounce back in round twolooking as formidable and unbeatable as last season. The Pumas will want to ca
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
looking as formidable and unbeatable as last season. The Pumas will want to capitalise on their good start, after beating the Golden Lions at home last week, when they travel to Durban - even with some changes to their team which include a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Schools Team Announced for U19 Seriesthe squad featured in the final match of the U18 Craven Week at St Stithians Co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
the squad featured in the final match of the U18 Craven Week at St Stithians College in Johannesburg last Saturday between the Golden Lions and the Sharks, which the home team won 45-18, with each side boasting nine players. The tournament marks... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA Schools team named after Craven Weekin the squad featured in the final match of the Craven Week at St Stithians Col
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
in the squad featured in the final match of the Craven Week at St Stithians College in Johannesburg last Saturday between the Golden Lions and the Sharks, which the home team won 45-18, with each side boasting nine players. The tournament marks... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
KES‚ Glenwood dominate SA Schools selectionsthe squad featured in the final match of the U18 Craven Week at St Stithians Co
Daily Dispatch / Posted 24 days ago
the squad featured in the final match of the U18 Craven Week at St Stithians College in Johannesburg last Saturday between the Golden Lions and the Sharks‚ which the home team won 45-18‚ with each side boasting nine players. The tournament marks... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Bok Prop Joins Pumas As Coachvan Rensburg. The Pumas got off to an excellent start in the Currie Cup Premie
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
van Rensburg. The Pumas got off to an excellent start in the Currie Cup Premier Division this past weekend, defeating the Golden Lions 43-36 in a bonus-point victory at Mbombela Stadium. This Saturday, the Mpumalanga side will face the Sharks... Read more
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iafrica.com
Plucky Pumas edge feisty LionsTwo tries in the final 15 minutes saw the Pumas fight back from a five-point de
iafrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
Two tries in the final 15 minutes saw the Pumas fight back from a five-point deficit to edge the Golden Lions 43-36 in a high-scoring encounter at the Mbombela Stadium on Sunday. The Pumas outscored their opponents six tries - three in each half -... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dismal end to Craven Week for WPtwo years, had to settle for a solitary win from their three outings, beating t
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
two years, had to settle for a solitary win from their three outings, beating the Pumas of Mpumalanga. The 13-13 draw with the Golden Lions ended the Western Cape side’s hopes of contesting the final game against a KwaZulu-Natal outfit who bagged... Read more
29d
TribLIVE
USA, International teams weather rain in FIBI finalein baseball. “I was able to put together a good season for my senior year,” Sh
TribLIVE / Posted 29 days ago
in baseball. “I was able to put together a good season for my senior year,” Shaw said. He was all-section in baseball for the Golden Lions, who won their opening WPIAL playoff game before falling to New Castle. Shaw finished sixth in the PIAA... Read more
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iol.co.za
Lions beat Sharks in Craven Week ‘final’The Golden Lions defeated the Sharks 45-18 in a thrilling final match in the Cr
iol.co.za / Posted 29 days ago
The Golden Lions defeated the Sharks 45-18 in a thrilling final match in the Craven Week, while the Blue Bulls outplayed Western Province 49-37 in the main match in the Academy Week. In stark contrast to the opening four days play in the... Read more
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