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UFC 265: Fireworks expected between Fiziev and Green

Bobby Green fighting Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 12 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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Islam Makhachev-Rafael Dos Anjos slated for UFC 267

Surging lightweight contender Islam Makhachev will make his return at UFC 267 after a dominant performance at UFC Vegas 31 which saw him submit Thiago Moises in the fourth round …read more

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Thiago Moises calls out Dan Hooker following loss to Islam Makhachev at UFC Vegas 31

UFC lightweight contender Thiago Moises called out Dan Hooker following his recent submission loss to Islam Makhachev at UFC Vegas 31. Moises, the No. 15 ranked lightweight in the UFC, …read more

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Video: After a dominant showing in his first UFC main event, what's next for Islam Makhachev?

Islam Makhachev competed against Thiago Moises in his first main event at UFC on ESPN 26, and dominated his opponent.
After securing the victory by fourth-round submission, he says he’s ready …read more

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Makhachev shuts down Hooker

Islam Makhachev during his fight with Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

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Posted on July 20, 2021, 12:16 pm By
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Michael Chandler responds to callout from Islam Makhachev

No. 9 ranked lightweight contender Islam Makhachev put the lightweight division on notice in his first main event at UFC Vegas 31.

Makhachev dismantled no. 14 ranked lightweight Thiago Moises, capping …read more

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Islam Makhachev pokes fun at fellow lightweight contenders following “radio silence” after callouts

Emerging title contender Islam Makhachev poked fun at his fellow lightweight contenders following their “radio silence” after his callouts. Makhachev defeated Thiago Moises via fourth-round submission in the main event …read more

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Dan Hooker says he “got bored” watching Islam Makhachev fight Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31

UFC lightweight contender Dan Hooker says he “got bored” watching Islam Makhachev fight Thiago Moises in the main event of UFC Vegas 31. Hooker is the No. 8 ranked lightweight …read more

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McGregor vs. Makhachev called a ‘dream fight’ by manager

Conor McGregor before he lost to Dustin Poirier at UFC 264. | Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images

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Dan Hooker 'got bored' watching Islam Makhachev 'on fast forward' at UFC on ESPN 26

Dan Hooker was not remotely entertained watching Islam Makhachev prevail in his first main event.
Makhachev (20-1 MMA, 9-1 UFC) picked up a fourth-round submission of Thiago Moises at UFC on ESPN …read more

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Islam Makhachev shares Khabib Nurmagomedov’s generosity | Video

Rising lightweight Islam Makhachev shined on Saturday in the UFC Vegas 31 main event defeating Thiago Moises by submission in the fourth round. With the win, Makhachev will move …read more

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UFC Vegas 31: Fights to make

What’s next for Thiago Moises after his loss to Islam Makhachev at UFC Vegas 31? | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

All the best, most …read more

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Sean Shelby's Shoes: What's next for Islam Makhachev after UFC on ESPN 26 win?

Islam Makhachev showed once again why he’s one of the most highly touted lightweights in the world when he beat Thiago Moises in the UFC on ESPN 26 main event …read more

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Islam Makhachev releases statement following win over Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31

UFC lightweight contender Islam Makhachev released a statement following his submission win over Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31. Makhachev defeated Moises in the fourth round with a rear-naked choke …read more

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Thiago Moises reacts following loss to Islam Makhachev at UFC Vegas 31: “Islam is an amazing fighter and he was the best guy tonight”

Thiago Moises reacted following a loss to Islam Makhachev at UFC Vegas 31, saying he “is an amazing fighter and he was the best guy tonight.” Moises came into the …read more

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What’s next for Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises after UFC Vegas 31?

In the main event of UFC Vegas 31, rising lightweight contenders met as Islam Makhachev took on Thiago Moises. Makhahcev entered the fight coming off a dominant third-round submission win …read more

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Thiago Moises makes no excuses for UFC on ESPN 26 loss: 'Islam is an amazing fighter'

Thiago Moises was all class in the wake of his main event loss to Islam Makhachev at UFC on ESPN 26.
Moises (15-5 MMA, 4-3 UFC) came into Saturday’s lightweight headliner …read more

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Islam Makhachev Wants To Test Michael Chandler’s ‘Bellator Skills’

Fresh from mauling Thiago Moises on Saturday night, UFC lightweight Islam Makhachev has called out Michael Chandler. Makhachev is now on an eight-fight win-streak after he earned a submission victory …read more

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Islam Makhachev calls out Michael Chandler: “You come from Bellator, I want to check your skills”

UFC lightweight contender Islam Makhachev called out Michael Chandler, saying that “you come from Bellator, I want to check your skills.” Makhachev defeated Thiago Moises in the main event of …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov outlines plan for Islam Makhachev to be named 2021 fighter of the year

Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov outlined the plan for Islam Makhachev to be named the 2021 fighter of the year in MMA. Makhachev defeated Thiago Moises via fourth-round submission …read more

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Islam Makhachev focused on resolving mentor Khabib Nurmagomedov’s unfinished business following UFC Vegas 31

Islam Makhachev is hoping to resolve the unfinished business of his mentor Khabib Nurmagomedov following his win over Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31. Makhachev (20-1 MMA) and Moises (15-5 …read more

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Twitter reacts to Islam Makhachev's dominant win over Thiago Moises at UFC on ESPN 26

Islam Makhachev continued his rise up the lightweight rankings on Saturday when he defeated Thiago Moises at UFC on ESPN 26.
Makhachev (20-1 MMA, 9-1 UFC) extended his winning streak to …read more

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UFC on ESPN 26 results: Islam Makhachev overwhelms, taps Thiago Moises in fourth round

Islam Makhachev made an emphatic statement in his first UFC main event.
In a bout that was expected to involve a fair share of grappling, Makhachev (20-1 MMA, 9-1 UFC) shined …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Bonus Report: Six fighters take home an extra $50k

The Octagon remained in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 31 event, a 10-bout fight card headline by Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises. The highly anticipated lightweight main event resulted in …read more

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UFC Vegas 31: Pros react to Islam Makhachev’s submission of Thiago Moises

Islam Makhachev of Russia punches Thiago Moises of Brazil in their lightweight bout at UFC Vegas 31. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises full fight video highlights

Islam Makhachev added another win to his win streak against Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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Pros react after Islam Makhachev submits Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 31 event was headlined by a key lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises. Makhachev (20-1 MMA) was returning to action for the …read more

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UFC Vegas 31: Makhachev vs. Moises results and post-fight analysis

Islam Makhachev defeated Thiago Moises in the UFC Vegas 31 main event. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Dayne Fox gives instant analysis to UFC …read more

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Posted on July 18, 2021, 5:16 am By
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Makhachev submits Moises in 1st UFC main event

Makhachev dominated Thiago Moises. He had a message for future opponents: “You can run, but can’t you hide.” …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 results: Makhachev smashes Moises

Islam Makhachev ground and pounds Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC Vegas 31’s main card delivered finishes in …read more

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Islam Makhachev mauls Thiago Moises in UFC Vegas 31 main event, calls out Rafael dos Anjos for next fight

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The lightweight division has a new boogeyman and his name is Islam Makhachev.
In his first main event at UFC Vegas …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 video highlights: Makhachev submits Moises

Islam Makhachev exchanging with Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31 on Saturday night. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

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Fighters React To Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises At UFC Vegas 31

The fight between Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises was a one-sided fight.  The showdown served as the main event of the UFC Vegas 31 event on Saturday night (July 17, …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Results: Islam Makhachev stops Thiago Moises (Video)

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 31 event is headlined by a key lightweight bout between perennial division contenders Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises. Makhachev (19-1 MMA) will be returning to action for …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Highlights: Islam Makhachev Taps Thiago Moises

Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises was better than advertised.  The two fighters met in a bout on Saturday night (July 17, 2021) at the UFC Vegas 31 event from Las …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 live blog: Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises

Islam Makhachev will try to continue his roll against Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31 on Saturday. | Photo by Louis Grasse/PxImages/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

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Makhachev Vs. Moises Live Fight Stream!

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Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises will go to war tonight (Sat., July 17, 2021) in a main …read more

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UFC Vegas 31: ‘Makhachev vs. Moises’ Live Results and Highlights

The Octagon remains in Nevada for tonight’s UFC Vegas 31 event, a ten-bout fight card headlined by Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises. Makhachev (19-1 MMA) will be returning to action …read more

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UFC Fight Night Live results and analysis: Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Clash: Makhachev Vs. Moises!

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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight talents Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises will duel TONIGHT (Sat., July 10, …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Results: Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises

UFC Vegas 31 goes down tonight (Sat. July 17, 2021) from Las Vegas, Nevada at the UFC Apex facility and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

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WATCH: UFC Vegas 31 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

The UFC Vegas 31 post-fight press conference will be live once the action concludes. In the headliner, Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises will collide in a lightweight clash. UFC Vegas …read more

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Preview! Will Makhachev Maul Moises In Vegas?

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UFC lightweight phenom Islam Makhachev will take center stage opposite submission wizard Thiago Moises atop the UFC Vegas 31 MMA …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Results: Makhachev vs. Moises

Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises square off before their UFC Vegas 31 main event. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Getty Images

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UFC Vegas 31: Makhachev shoulders expectations of Khabib and Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov

Islam Makhachev fasces Thiago Moises in the main event of UFC Vegas 31 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Can Islam Makhachev take the next …read more

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Face Off! Makhachev Mugs Moises In Vegas!

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UFC lightweight phenom Islam Makhachev will take center stage opposite submission wizard Thiago Moises atop the UFC Vegas 31 MMA …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 weigh-in results: Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises on point for headliner

The official weigh-ins for UFC Vegas 31 took place on Friday in Las Vegas, Nevada, and all 22 fighters scheduled to compete have made weight. In the main event of …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 Weigh-in Video: Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises

The UFC Octagon is back at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas this weekend for UFC Vegas 31: Makhachev vs. Moises. The fight card is headlined by a lightweight …read more

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UFC on ESPN 26 video: Islam Makhachev, Thiago Moises make weight for headliner

LAS VEGAS – The main event is official for UFC on ESPN 26 on Saturday.
Islam Makhachev (19-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) and Thiago Moises (15-4 MMA, 4-2 UFC) hit their marks …read more

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UFC Vegas 31: Head-to-head look at Makhachev vs. Moises

Islam Makhachev faces Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31 | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises meet in an important lightweight …read more

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Islam Makhachev plans on smashing Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31, fight for UFC lightweight title in 2022

Top contender Islam Makhachev says he plans on smashing Thiago Moises at UFC Vegas 31 and then fight for the UFC lightweight title in 2022. Makhachev is the No. 9 …read more

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UFC Vegas 31 live results: Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises

(Click on the fight below and then scroll down to see in-fight live stats and full results, courtesy of Fight Analytics. Full UFC Vegas 31 live results from the UFC …read more

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Thiago Moises is ‘indifferent’ to Islam Makhachev’s hype: ‘I will hurt him’ 

Thiago Moises is set to face Islam Makhachev at UFC Vegas 31. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Lightweight Thiago Moises will treat Islam Makhachev …read more

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Fighter On Fighter: Breaking Down Makhachev And Moises!

Sambo specialist, Islam Makhachev, will square off with Brazilian prospect, Thiago Moises, this Saturday (July 17, 2021) at UFC Vegas 31 inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Much like his …read more

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Islam Makhachev wants to “help” Tony Ferguson retire after UFC Vegas 31

Islam Makhachev is hoping to fight Tony Ferguson after UFC Vegas 31. Makhachev is set to headline the Fight Night card on Saturday against Thiago Moises. If the Dagestani native …read more

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Islam Makhachev wants to help Rafael dos Anjos retire, asks 'Who is Dan Hooker?'

LAS VEGAS – Islam Makhachev isn’t looking past Thiago Moises, but he is already making plans for what comes next with a victory.
Makhachev’s manager, Ali Abdelaziz, recently suggested a bout …read more

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Thiago Moises not buying into Islam Makhachev comparisons: 'Islam is definitely not like Khabib'

LAS VEGAS – Thiago Moises thinks his experience in five-round fights gives him the edge over Islam Makhachev in the UFC on ESPN 26 headliner.
After Saturday’s original main event between …read more

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UFC Vegas 31: Makhachev vs Moises full betting odds

Check out the complete betting odds for this Saturday’s UFC Vegas 31 card featuring a lightweight bout between Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises. In the main event of UFC Vegas …read more

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Moises Believes His Skills Match Well Against Makhachev’s Despite Odds

UFC lightweight Thiago Moises believes his headlining fight with Islam Makhachev this weekend will be more competitive than the odds suggest. At the age of just 26, Moises will be …read more

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Thiago Moises expects to earn stoppage win over Islam Makhachev to steal his hype

Thiago Moises didn’t expect to fight Islam Makhachev next time out but immediately accepted the scrap when it was offered to him at UFC Vegas 31. Moises, who is on …read more

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Just Scrap Radio Ep. 44 with Thiago Moises, Max Griffin, Billy Quarantillo, and Miles Johns

The 44th episode of Just Scrap Radio on BJPENN with Cole Shelton is here ahead of UFC Vegas 31 and to recap UFC 264. We’re first joined by one-half of …read more

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Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises promoted to UFC Vegas 31 main event after Holloway-Rodriguez scratched

Islam Makhachev will get the chance to headline his first UFC card. According to John Morgan of MMAJunkie, Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises has been promoted to the main event of …read more

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Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises promoted to UFC Vegas 31 main event

Islam Makhachev reacts after his submission victory over Drew Dober in their lightweight fight at UFC 259. | Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

The original …read more

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Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises Confirmed as New UFC on ESPN 26 Headliner

A lightweight clash between Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises will serve as the new main event for UFC on ESPN 26. …read more

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Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises Promoted To July 17 Main Event

The July 17 UFC Fight Night officially has a new main event, with the scheduled bout between Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises being promoted to the card’s main event. After …read more

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Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises elevated to UFC on ESPN 26 main event on July 17

Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises are being put in the spotlight for the first time in their UFC careers.
Makhachev (19-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) and Moises (15-4 MMA, 4-2 UFC), already …read more

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With Holloway vs. Rodriguez shelved, Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises is new UFC Vegas 31 headliner

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UFC Vegas 31’s new headliner is Islam Makhachev vs. Thiago Moises after the postponement of a featherweight headliner between ex-champ …read more

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Thiago Moises Plans To “Surprise A Lot Of People” Against Makhachev

Hype notwithstanding, Thiago Moises is ready to prove he’s title worthy and plans to take out Islam Makhachev in the process. Rising UFC lightweight Thiago Moises understands that if he …read more

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