Marcus Fernaldi Gideon

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Marcus Fernaldi Gideon
Marcus Fernaldi Gideon won the 2017 All England Open.jpg
Gideon won the 2017 All England Open
Personal information
CountryIndonesia
Born (1991-03-09) 9 March 1991 (age 30)
Jakarta, Indonesia
ResidenceJakarta, Indonesia
Height1.68 m (5 ft 6 in)
HandednessRight
CoachHerry Iman Pierngadi
Aryono Miranat
Men's doubles
Career record359 wins, 111 losses[1]
Highest ranking1 (with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 16 March 2017[2])
Current ranking1 (with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo 9 November 2021)
BWF profile

Marcus Fernaldi Gideon (born 9 March 1991) is an Indonesian badminton player currently ranked world No. 1 in the men's doubles by the Badminton World Federation. He plays for PB Jaya Raya, and has joined the club since June 2018.[3] He won the 2017 All England Open with his current partner Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo.[4] He and Sukamuljo were recognized as one of the most outstanding players, and awarded as the BWF Best Male Players of the Year for two years in a row after collecting seven Superseries titles in 2017 and eight World Tour titles in 2018.[5][6]

Gideon and Sukamuljo are often referred to as "the Minions" because of their below average height and for their fast and agile playing style, jumping and bouncing just like the Minions in the film Despicable Me. BWF commentator, Gillian Clark stated that the fast play shown by Gideon and Sukamuljo have taken the men's doubles game to a new level and makes the matches exciting to watch.

Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo defending the title at the 2018 All England Open badminton championship – the oldest tournament in Badminton – in Birmingham, England

Career[edit]

Gideon started his career in badminton at the Tangkas Jakarta club when he was 9 years old. At the age of 13, he began playing professionally, and at the same time, he received a scholarship in Singapore. Four months later in Singapore, he returned to Indonesia because of illness, and decided not to continue his education abroad. He was again trained by his father, as a singles and doubles player.[7] Gideon won his first international title in the men's singles discipline at the Victorian International a Future Series event.[8]

Gideon was selected to join the national training centre in Cipayung, in the men's doubles team in 2010. Partnered with Agripina Prima Rahmanto Putra, he won the 2011 Singapore and 2012 Iran International tournaments,[9] and also finished as the runners-up in 2012 Vietnam and Osaka International. Feeling disappointed with the PBSI decision in the sending players to the international tournaments, Gideon decided to leave the national training centre in 2013.[7][9]

Gideon then returned to the court as an independent player paired with the Beijing 2008 gold medalist, Markis Kido. The duo reached the semifinals at the 2013 Indonesian Masters Grand Prix Gold losing to national players Ronald Alexander and Selvanus Geh in straight games.[10] He captured his first Superseries title at the 2013 French Open with Kido, played from the qualification stage, and beat the seeded pairs in their journey to reach the men's doubles podium.[11] Gideon and Kido, reached the semifinals at the 2014 All England Open, and then won their second title at the 2014 Indonesia Masters defeating Selvanus Geh and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo in the final with the rubber games.[7][12]

Seeing his achievements with Markis Kido, Gideon was invited by PBSI to rejoin the national team.[9] In early 2015, he was paired with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo, ending the years by occupying the top 20 BWF World Ranking, grabbing one title at the Chinese Taipei Masters.[13] At the Chinese Taipei Open in July, Gideon and Sukamuljo reached the final by defeating then World Champions Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan,[14] but they failed to take the title, losing the final tamely to Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan.[15] After this tournament, Indonesian badminton fans dub them as "the Minions" because of their below average height and for their fast and agile playing style, jumping and bouncing just like the Minions in the film Despicable Me.[16][17] The former badminton player who is currently a BWF commentator, Gillian Clark, also highlighted that the fast play shown by Gideon and Sukamuljo have taken the men's doubles game to a new level and makes the matches exciting to watch.[18] Gideon also participated at the Southeast Asian Games, clinched the gold medal in the men's team event and a silver medal in the men's doubles event.[19]

Gideon and Sukamuljo started their 2016 tour by winning the Malaysia Masters,[20] their performance continued to improve and they won the Superseries title in India and Australia, followed by the Superseries Premier title in China.[21] At the end of 2016, he and Sukamuljo reached the top 10 world ranking, and qualified to compete at the BWF Superseries Finals held in Dubai. The duo failed to advance to the knock out stage after standing in the third position in the group stage, having won a match against their compatriots Angga Pratama and Ricky Karanda Suwardi, and losing two matches to Danish and Japanese pairs.[22]

In 2019, Gideon and Sukamuljo were nominated for the Best Male Player award, but failed to retain the award after being defeated by Kento Momota.[23]

In July 2021, Gideon competed at the 2020 Summer Olympics partnering Sukamuljo as first seed. The duo led the group standings after won two matches and lost a match.[24] Gideon and Sukamuljo were eliminated from the competition by Malaysian pair Aaron Chia and Soh Wooi Yik in the quarter-finals.[25]

In September–October, Gideon alongside Indonesia team competed at the 2021 Sudirman Cup in Vantaa, Finland. The team advanced to the knocked-out stage, but stopped in the quarter-finals to Malaysia.[26] In the next tournament in Aarhus, Denmark, he helped Indonesia team reached the final of the World Men's Team Championships, and the team won the 2020 Thomas Cup.[27] In the next tournament, Gideon and Sukamuljo played at the BWF World Tour in Denmark, French, and Hylo Opens.[28][29] The duo ended the tour by winning the Hylo Open.[29]

Personal life[edit]

Gideon is the son of former national badminton player, Kurniahu.[30] He married a general practitioner, Agnes Amelinda Mulyadi on 14 April 2018.[31] His first son Marcus Fernaldi Gideon Jr. was born in January 2019.[32]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Award Year Category Result Ref.
AORI 2018 Best Male Athlete with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Won [33]
BWF Awards 2017 BWF Best Male Player of the Year with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Won [5]
2018 Won [6]
2019 Nominated [34]
Forbes 2020 30 Under 30 Asia (Entertainment and Sports with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo) Placed [35]
30 Under 30 Indonesia (Young achievers & game changers with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo) Placed [36]
Golden Award SIWO PWI 2019 Best Male Athlete with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Won [37]
Favorite Team with 2018 Asian Games men's badminton team Nominated [38]
2020 Favorite Male Athlete with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Won [39]
Indonesian Sport Awards 2018 Athlete of the Year with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Won [40]
Favorite Male Athlete Duos with Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Won [41]

Achievements[edit]

Asian Games[edit]

Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo at the 2018 Asian Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Istora Gelora Bung Karno,
Jakarta, Indonesia
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Fajar Alfian
Indonesia Muhammad Rian Ardianto
13–21, 21–18, 24–22 Gold Gold

Asian Championships[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2019 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium,
Wuhan, China
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Hiroyuki Endo
Japan Yuta Watanabe
18–21, 3–21 Silver Silver

Southeast Asian Games[edit]

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2015 Singapore Indoor Stadium, Singapore Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
12–21, 22–24 Silver Silver

BWF World Tour (19 titles, 4 runners-up)[edit]

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018,[42] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100.[43]

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Level Partner Opponent Score Result
2018 Indonesia Masters Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
11–21, 21–10, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 India Open Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Denmark Kim Astrup
Denmark Anders Skaarup Rasmussen
21–14, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 All England Open Super 1000 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
21–18, 21–17 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Indonesia Open Super 1000 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takuto Inoue
Japan Yuki Kaneko
21–13, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Japan Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
21–11, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Denmark Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 French Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Han Chengkai
China Zhou Haodong
21–23, 21–8, 17–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2018 Fuzhou China Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China He Jiting
China Tan Qiang
25–27, 21–17, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2018 Hong Kong Open Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
21–13, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Malaysia Masters Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Malaysia Ong Yew Sin
Malaysia Teo Ee Yi
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Indonesia Masters Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–17, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Indonesia Open Super 1000 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–19, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Japan Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–18, 23–21 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 China Open Super 1000 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–18, 17–21, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Denmark Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–14, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 French Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo India Satwiksairaj Rankireddy
India Chirag Shetty
21–18, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2019 Fuzhou China Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
21–17, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2020 Indonesia Masters Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Mohammad Ahsan
Indonesia Hendra Setiawan
21–15, 21–16 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2020 All England Open Super 1000 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Hiroyuki Endo
Japan Yuta Watanabe
18–21, 21–12, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2021 French Open Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Shin Baek-cheol
17–21, 20–22 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2021 Hylo Open Super 500 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Leo Rolly Carnando
Indonesia Daniel Marthin
21–14, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2021 Indonesia Masters Super 750 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takuro Hoki
Japan Yugo Kobayashi
11–21, 21–17, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2021 Indonesia Open Super 1000 Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takuro Hoki
Japan Yugo Kobayashi
21–14, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

BWF Superseries (11 titles, 2 runners-up)[edit]

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007,[44] was a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels were Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consisted of twelve tournaments around the world that had been introduced since 2011.[45] Successful players were invited to the Superseries Finals, which were held at the end of each year.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2013 French Open Indonesia Markis Kido Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
21–16, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 India Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–17, 21–13 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Australian Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–14, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 China Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
21–18, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 All England Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Li Junhui
China Liu Yuchen
21–19, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 India Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Indonesia Angga Pratama
Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
21–11, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Malaysia Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Fu Haifeng
China Zheng Siwei
21–14, 14–21, 21–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Korea Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
19–21, 21–19, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 Japan Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Japan Takuto Inoue
Japan Yuki Kaneko
21–12, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Denmark Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Liu Cheng
China Zhang Nan
16–21, 24–22, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2017 China Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Denmark Mathias Boe
Denmark Carsten Mogensen
21–19, 21–11 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Hong Kong Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Denmark Mads Conrad-Petersen
Denmark Mads Pieler Kolding
21–12, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2017 Dubai World Superseries Finals Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Liu Cheng
China Zhang Nan
21–16, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF World Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (3 titles, 1 runner-up)[edit]

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) and played between 2007 and 2017.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Indonesian Masters Indonesia Markis Kido Indonesia Selvanus Geh
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
21–17, 20–22, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2015 Chinese Taipei Open Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo China Fu Haifeng
China Zhang Nan
13–21, 8–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2015 Chinese Taipei Masters Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Malaysia Hoon Thien How
Malaysia Lim Khim Wah
21–12, 21–8 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2016 Malaysia Masters Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo Malaysia Koo Kien Keat
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
18–21, 21–13, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series (3 titles, 3 runners-up)[edit]

Men's singles

Year Tournament Opponent Score Result
2009 Victorian International New Zealand Joe Wu 17–21, 21–8, 21–15 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2011 Singapore International Indonesia Agripina Prima Rahmanto Putra Indonesia Lukhi Apri Nugroho
Indonesia Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo
21–17, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Iran Fajr International Indonesia Agripina Prima Rahmanto Putra India Tarun Kona
India Arun Vishnu
21–18, 21–18 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2012 Vietnam International Indonesia Agripina Prima Rahmanto Putra Indonesia Ricky Karanda Suwardi
Indonesia Muhammad Ulinnuha
12–21, 19–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2012 Osaka International Indonesia Agripina Prima Rahmanto Putra Japan Takeshi Kamura
Japan Keigo Sonoda
17–21, 23–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Turkey International Bulgaria Gabriela Stoeva Germany Jones Ralfy Jansen
Germany Cisita Joity Jansen
21–17, 17–21, 12–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament
  BWF Future Series tournament

BWF Junior International (1 runner-up)[edit]

Boys' doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2007 Cheers Youth International Indonesia Nandang Arif Saputra Singapore Riky Widianto
Singapore Chayut Triyachart
8–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Junior International Grand Prix tournament
  BWF Junior International Challenge tournament
  BWF Junior International Series tournament
  BWF Junior Future Series tournament

Performance timeline[edit]

Key
W F SF QF #R RR Q# A G S B NH N/A
(W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (A) absent; (G) gold, (S) silver or (B) bronze medal; (NH) not held; (N/A) not applicable.
To avoid confusion and double counting, these charts are updated at the conclusion of a tournament or when the player's participation has ended.

National team[edit]

  • Senior level
Team events 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Southeast Asian Games G NH A NH A NH A
Asia Team Championships NH A NH G NH G NH
Asian Games NH S NH
Thomas Cup NH S NH B NH G NH
Sudirman Cup B NH RR NH B NH QF

Individual competitions[edit]

  • Senior level
Events 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Southeast Asian Games NH S NH A NH A NH A
Asian Championships A QF w/d A S NH
Asian Games A NH G NH
World Championships 3R (MD)
1R (XD)
A NH QF QF 2R NH Q
Olympic Games NH DNQ NH QF NH
Tournament BWF Superseries / Grand Prix BWF World Tour Best
2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Thailand Masters NH 2R A NH 2R ('16)
Swiss Open A QF (MD)
1R (XD)
SF A NH A SF ('15)
All England Open A SF (MD) QF 1R W W 1R F 2R W ('17, '18)
Malaysia Masters A 2R QF (MD)
SF (XD)
SF (MD) A W A W QF W ('16, '19)
New Zealand Open NH N/A NH 2R (MD)
2R (XD)
A SF A NH SF ('16)
Australian Open A 1R (MD)
2R (XD)
2R (MD)
1R (XD)
A W w/d A NH W ('16)
India Open A 1R (MD)
1R (XD)
A W W W A NH W ('16, '17, '18)
Malaysia Open A QF (MD)
1R (XD)
1R 2R W QF QF NH W ('17)
Singapore Open A 1R (MD)
1R (XD)
1R (MD)
2R (XD)
2R QF SF A SF NH SF ('17, '19)
Korea Masters A 1R A 2R A NH 2R ('15)
Thailand Open NH 2R 1R A NH SF A QF w/d NH SF ('15)
w/d
Korea Open A 1R A F A QF NH F ('17)
Chinese Taipei Open A 2R 1R A 1R (MD) F A NH F ('15)
Vietnam Open A QF A SF A NH SF ('15)
China Open A 2R (MD)
2R (XD)
A W W SF W NH W ('16, '17, '19)
Japan Open A 1R (MD)
2R (XD)
A 1R A W W W NH W ('17, '18, '19)
Syed Modi International A 2R SF NH w/d A 2R A NH SF ('12)
Denmark Open A 2R (MD)
1R (XD)
QF (MD) A QF F W W A 2R W ('18, '19)
French Open A W (MD) QF (MD)
1R (XD)
A 2R w/d F W NH F W ('13, '19)
Hylo Open A W W ('21)
Macau Open A 1R QF A 2R A NH QF ('12)
Fuzhou China Open A QF (MD)
1R (XD)
A 1R A W W NH W ('18, '19)
Hong Kong Open A QF (MD)
1R (XD)
2R (MD) QF 1R W W QF NH W ('17, '18)
Indonesia Masters 2R QF QF SF (MD)
QF (XD)
W (MD) QF A NH W W W F W ('14, '18, '19, '20)
Indonesia Open A 2R 2R (MD)
1R (XD)
QF (MD)
1R (XD)
2R 2R 1R W W NH W W ('18, '19, '21)
Chinese Taipei Masters NH W A NH W ('15)
Superseries /
World Tour Finals
DNQ RR W RR SF DNQ Q W ('17)
Year-end ranking 120 55 26 24 (MD)
53 (XD)
10 (MD)
59 (XD)
16 2 1 1 1 1 1
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Best

Record against selected opponents[edit]

Record against year-end Finals finalists, World Championships semi-finalists, and Olympic quarter-finalists.

Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo[edit]

Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo have ten winning streaks in the head-to-head record against Takuro Hoki and Yugo Kobayashi. They also lead the meeting record with a wide margin against Li Junhui and Liu Yuchen of China and their senior compatriots Mohammad Ahsan and Hendra Setiawan. Meanwhile, Sukamuljo and Gideon have a poor head-to-head record against Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe (2–6), Lee Yong-dae and Yoo Yeon-seong (0–3), and also Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan (1–3).[46]

Markis Kido[edit]

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