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shreyas iyer scares the pretty cheerleaders. find out how


otherwise, shreyas iyer is a noble guy at least by the looks of it. but, what he did in today’s match may force you to think otherwise about the young, promising cricketer. delhi daredevils is locking horns with rising pune supergiant and both the teams are looking to solidify their spot for the playoffs. for rps, they are in the quest of a top-two finish and for dd it is a conquest of making it to the playoffs. both the teams are in good form entering this match. delhi daredevils won the toss and opted to bat first. they got off to a wobbly start but then they pulled things back thanks to nair’s knock, which took them to a spot of respectability. they set 168 for for rps to chase.but, what caught our attention is something that was strange. it happened when rps were batting and smith ...






gl vs dd: shreyas iyer’s 96 helps delhi beat gujarat in a battle for pride


by: express web desk | published:may 11, 2017 12:11 am shreyas iyer held fort for delhi daredevils valiantly as wickets fell around him. (source: ipl)gujarat lions managed to dismiss the delhi daredevils batsmen in a number of ways. when the bowlers were unable to find the breakthrough, ravindra jadeja chipped in with his bullet throws that would send the bails flying and make the batsman look hopelessly slow in the replays. they also found a way to dismiss shreyas iyer. only, by the time they did so, it was too late and shreyas had set up a memorable victory for his team, regardless of how little it means to them.shreyas iyer started walked in when delhi daredevils lost sanju samson and rishabh pant in the second over. out of the 120 balls delhi faced, iyer faced 57 and scored 96 of ...






shreyas iyer rates 57-ball 96 against gujarat lions as his best ipl knock


by: express web desk | updated: may 11, 2017 5:59 pm shreyas iyer has scored 303 runs this season which include two fifty plus scores. (source: ipl)out from the contention for the play-offs spot, delhi daredevils rode on young shreyas iyer’s 57 ball 96 to guide them to a two-wicket win over gujarat lions in kanpur. iyer along with pat cummins forged a 61-run partnership to help delhi chase down a target of 196 after an early stumble in their chase. iyer, who has been with delhi fro three seasons now, missed out of his maiden ipl century when basil thampi knocked off his stumps in the last over when dd needed seven runs in the last over. (results | fixtures | points table)“it feels really amazing. it feels more amazing when you finish the game, unfortunately i could not do that. ...






india vs australia: shreyas iyer called up for fourth test at dharamsala


by: express web desk | updated: march 23, 2017 8:34 pm shreyas iyer produced a masterclass to school australia in the practice game at cci in mumbai. (source: pti)shreyas iyer has been called up for the fourth test to be played between india and australia. it is still unclear as to who he is replacing and whether he will be included the playing xi. iyer was by the bcci on thursday evening to report to dharamsala where india play the final test against australia. iyer has been taken into the side as a backup to kohli.indian skipper virat kohli had given india’s net session a miss as he is nursing a shoulder injury. but he was present at the ground with his teammates. with a bandaged right shoulder, kohli took part in the customary warm-up. he also did some under-arm throwing during f...






shreyas iyer: shreyas iyer called up as cover for virat kohli for 4th test


new delhi: mumbai batsman shreyas iyer has been included to the india squad, as a cover for injured skipper virat kohli, for the upcoming fourth and the final test against australia in dharamsala starting on saturday. this development came after kohli skipped batting at india's net session on thursday. he is nursing an injury on his right shoulder sustained while trying to save a boundary in australia's first innings at ranchi. though, kohli took part in the customary warm-up with a bandaged right shoulder. iyer, who is flying on friday morning, may not be able to reach on time for the training session which starts at 9:30 am while kohli's inclusion in the playing eleven will depend on his fitness test conducted in the morning session. iyer hit a double hundred in ...






gl vs dd: hundred doesn’t matter, says shreyas iyer after guiding delhi to win o


by: express web desk | updated: may 11, 2017 1:49 am shreyas iyer smashed 15 fours and two sixes in his knock of 96 balls. (source: pti)shreyas iyer’s 57-ball 96 and quickfire by pat cummins guided delhi daredevils to two-wicket win over gujarat lions in kanpur. chasing a target of 196, iyer and cummins forged a 61 run partnership to guide delhi their fifth win of the season. with both teams out from the competition for play-off spot, win against the lions helped dd improve its standing in the points table.“i would have been more happy with finishing the game. i wasn’t thinking much about my hundred, i decided at the start i would bat till the end. the hundred doesn’t matter, winning the game does. i was just trying to time the ball, was getting the ball in my areas. two m...






ipl 2017: shreyas iyer dares, delhi win


written by shamik chakrabarty | published:may 11, 2017 5:12 am dd’s shreyas iyer missed out on a deserved century. (source: bcci)lighting up green park the final over of the game showed why experience matters when it comes to the crunch. basil thampi bowled a good yorker first up, but it clipped shreyas iyer’s pad and went to fine leg. the batsmen came back for an improbable second. thampi stood close to the stumps but didn’t walk up to the stumps. an easy run out opportunity went abegging. gujarat lions captain suresh raina was livid.thampi removed the excellent iyer next ball with another yorker and in came amit mishra. pre-empting a yorker, mishra charged down the track and hit a four past mid-wicket. then, he correctly anticipated a slower delivery and played a dilscoop ...






shreyas iyer receives special message from 'god of cricket' sachin tendulkar. wo


impressed with his match winning knock against the gujarat lions in an indian premier league match number 50 on may 10, india’s batting legend sachin tendulkar sent a special message to young delhi daredevils batsman shreyas iyer, calls him an ‘amazing talent’.shreyas iyer, who single-handedly won the game for delhi daredevils, scored 96 off just 57-ball at the green park stadium in kanpur. chasing a mammoth 196 run target set by suresh raina-led gujarat liosn, delhi lost half their side for just 105 runs before shreyas iyer and australian pat cummins’ cameo (24 of 13 balls) guided the visitors to the win.soon after his match winning innings, sachin tendulkar took to his official twitter account to praise the batsman, he wrote: “magnificent innings by #shreyasiyer last night. the...






shreyas iyer: shreyas iyer called up as cover for virat kohli for 4th test


new delhi: mumbai batsman shreyas iyer has been included to the india squad, as a cover for injured skipper virat kohli, for the upcoming fourth and the final test against australia at dharamsala starting on saturday. this development came after kohli skipped batting at india's net session on thursday. he is nursing an injury on his right shoulder sustained while trying to save a boundary in australia's first innings at ranchi. today kohli was present at the ground with his teammates. with a bandaged right shoulder, kohli took part in the customary warm-up. iyer, 22, shot to limelight when he was bagged by delhi daredevils in the 2015 indian premier league auction for a whopping sum of rs 2.6 crore, and the move paid dividends with the youngster amassi...






shreyas iyer tonks 2 sixes of yuvraj singh!


shreyas iyer is one of the most promising youngsters in india and is hailed to be the next biggest thing in indian cricket. he is representing a depleted delhi daredevils, who without their big stars are still pressing for a playoffs berth, they make it or not is still a big question. last night delhi daredevils lost to a more superior sunrisers hyderabad by 6 wickets. that may be a big setback, but dd are still in the race. dd won the toss and asked srh to bat, they scored 185, thanks to yuvraj singh’s breathtaking 70 off 41 balls.when dd came to bat, they started losing wickets on a canter and because they did not get partnerships they were always looking down the barrel. iyer came to bat when the score was 72 for 2 and they had lost samson in the 5th over and karun nair. iyer scored ...






ipl 2017, gl vs dd: shreyas iyer’s 96 helps delhi daredevils pip gujarat lions


written by shamik chakrabarty | updated: may 11, 2017 8:16 am dd’s shreyas iyer missed out on a deserved century. (source: bcci)lighting up green park the final over of the game showed why experience matters when it comes to the crunch. basil thampi bowled a good yorker first up, but it clipped shreyas iyer’s pad and went to fine leg. the batsmen came back for an improbable second. thampi stood close to the stumps but didn’t walk up to the stumps. an easy run out opportunity went abegging. gujarat lions captain suresh raina was livid. (results | fixtures | points table)thampi removed the excellent iyer next ball with another yorker and in came amit mishra. pre-empting a yorker, mishra charged down the track and hit a four past mid-wicket. then, he correctly anticipated a slo...






india vs australia: shreyas iyer called up as potential replacement for virat ko


by: express web desk | updated: march 23, 2017 10:00 pm shreyas iyer produced a masterclass to school australia in the practice game at cci in mumbai. (source: pti)shreyas iyer has been called up for the fourth test to be played at dharamsala. iyer was called by the bcci on thursday evening to report to dharamsala where india play their final test of the series against australia. iyer has been taken into the side as a potential backup to skipper virat kohli.kohli had given india’s net session a miss on thursday as he is nursing a shoulder injury. but he was present at the ground with his teammates. with a bandaged right shoulder, kohli took part in the customary warm-up. he also did some under-arm throwing during fielding practice. virat kohli had sustained a shoulder injury while f...






virat kohli will not play against australia at dharamshala, shreyas iyer called


yes, you heard it right, virat kohli may not be featuring in the all-important dharamshala decider, which is going to decide the stake claimers at the coveted border-gavaskar trophy. shreyas iyer, the centurion against australia in the warm-up game has been called in as cover, that is the latest we are getting. virat kohli had got a shoulder injury and hence had to sit out and watch the game from the dressing room at ranchi. after the drs and the brain fade controversy, this was the last thing any indian who knows a little about the sport would be dreading but it has happened.what makes us believe so?during a customary warm-up game today he came in with a strapped shoulder and iyer back in the mix is pretty indicative of what is cooking. virat kohli has any way been woefully out-of form, h






ipl 2017: delhi daredevils’ shreyas iyer to miss a couple of weeks due to chicke


by: express web desk | updated: april 4, 2017 1:48 pm shreyas iyer had a stellar season in the domestic circuit. (source: file)the injury list seems to be only increasing in the run up to the tenth edition of the indian premier league. delhi daredevils are the most recent side to be dealt a blow as shreyas iyer has been ruled out due to chicken pox. it has been learnt that he won’t be taking part in the first few matches due to the illness.iyer had a stellar season in domestic cricket and even went on to score a double ton for india a in a practice match against australia. he was also called up to the indian team for the dharamsala test as backup for injured skipper virat kohli, although he didn’t play for the team.names such as virat kohli, murali vijay, kl rahul, umesh yadav, dw...






ipl 2017: shreyas iyyer says would aim to win back-to-back man of the match awar


after registering a classy 96 that sealed a two-wicket victory over the gujarat lions (gl) in the match number 50 of the indian premier league (ipl) 10, shreyas iyer today said he would aim to win back-to-back man of the match awards in the remaining two games for delhi daredevils (dd).“i would have been more happy with finishing the game,” said iyer. “i wasn’t thinking much about my hundred, i decided at the start i would bat till the end. the hundred doesn’t matter, winning the game does,” he added.“i was just trying to time the ball, was getting the ball in my areas. two matches left, let’s hope i get two more man of the matches,” he said with a smile. it was a dead rubber with both teams out of the play-off race.watch: shreyas iyer’s fiery knock of 96 runs which scr...






shreyas iyer misses out on hundred as gujarat lose another close game: who said


by: express web desk | published:may 11, 2017 1:04 am shreyas iyer and pat cummins added 61 runs from 27 balls to guide delhi to their fifth win of the season. (source: ipl)delhi daredevils rode on shreyas iyer’a 57-ball 96 run knock as they chase down a total of 196 to beat gujarat lions by two wickets in kanpur. with both teams out from the competition for play-off spot, it was a game for pride for the two teams. after winning the toss and putting gujarat to bat first, zaheer khan-led side got a great start as the visitors managed to get rid of opener dwayne smith cheaply. skipper suresh raina (6) was back in the hut with a special delivery by seamer pat cummins and gl were reduced to 46/2.however, the 92-run stand between wicketkeeper batsman dinesh karthik and aaron finch booste...






virat kohli will not play against australia at dharamshala, shreyas iyer called


yes, you heard it right, virat kohli may not be featuring in the all-important dharamshala decider, which is going to decide the stake claimers at the coveted border-gavaskar trophy. shreyas iyer, the centurion against australia in the warm-up game has been called in as cover, that is the latest we are getting. virat kohli had got a shoulder injury and hence had to sit out and watch the game from the dressing room at ranchi. after the drs and the brain fade controversy, this was the last thing any indian who knows a little about the sport would be dreading but it has happened. with news pouring in we find out that yuvraj singh has joined amitabh bachchan in slamming the oz media over the donald trump comment. on a tv channel yuvraj singh said, “it’s a big compliment for virat if aussi...






india a v australia warm up match, day 3 lunch report: shreyas iyer stars in com


it was a shreyas iyer show in the first session of the third days play against australia. after losing two early wickets shreyas iyer and gowtham powered india a to 417/ 4 at lunch. they did not allow the spinners to hit a length. they played shots at will, iyer is not out on 166 and gowtham is on 50+, they have got these runs at a run a ball. o’keefe got among wickets along with mitchell marsh picking a wicket a piece.his is an important game from the australian point of view to get ready ahead of the important test series against india. australia hoped their batsman get a good run in the middle, most of them did so, barring david warner. steve smith, shaun marsh got hundreds to pile on 469 before declaring the innings. the pick of the indian bowlers was saini who picked up two wickets an






india a vs australia: shreyas iyer smacks rapid-fire century against australia


by: express web desk | published:february 19, 2017 9:42 am shreyas iyer had scored 85 runs when the play was halted on day 2. (source: pti)shreyas iyer went against the current on day 2 of the practice match against australia at the brabourne stadium to score a large portion of his runs. and on day 3, he brought up the hundred from 103 balls. away from his hundred, the highlight of his inning remained the confident batting displayed against the spin bowling as he went after the duo of nathan lyon and stephen o’keefe to smack 11 fours and five sixes.his intent was clear from the word go as he came into bat and thumped the ball over deep midwicket for a six to leave lyon shocked. just a ball prior, lyon had removed akhil herwadkar for 4 from 36 balls with the openers starting incredibly slo






mohammed shami, shreyas iyer included in india team for dharamsala test against


by: express web desk | dharamsala | updated: march 25, 2017 8:33 am mohammed shami picked up an injury against england in the third test and has been out of contention for selection for india ever since. (source: ap)making a late inclusion in their test team for the final match against australia, indian cricket team has included pacer mohammed shami for the dharamsala test which begins on saturday. shami had missed the first three tests of the ongoing series due to injury.batsman shreyas iyer has also been included in the team and will in all likelihood replace captain virat kohli in the playing xi for the final test. kohli is nursing a shoulder injury and “is not 100 percent fit” for the match.while iyer’s inclusion in the squad was known, shami was a later entry. with hi...






will shreyas iyer return change dd's fortunes?


finally, the depleted unit of delhi daredevils will have one of their big stars making a comeback. domestic star shreyas iyer is returning to the team and it seems he will open the batting. kings xi punjab will again be banking on their big international stars glenn maxwell, hashim amla and david miller. kings xi punjab have won ten out of the eighteen matches played between the two teams so far. going by the trend it seems, whichever team wins the toss will opt to field first, chasing has become the new in thing.legspinner amit mishra has said while daredevils possess a “better bowling attack” than kings xi. spinners, especially wrist spinners have shown over and over again that they are feeling more and more at home in t20’s.delhi daredevils will also require young sanju samson to...






mohammed shami, shreyas iyer included in india team for dharamsala test against


by: express web desk | dharamsala | updated: march 24, 2017 7:44 pm mohammed shami played for bengal in the vijay hazare trophy final. (source: pti)making a late inclusion in their test team for the final match against australia, indian cricket team has included pacer mohammed shami for the dharamsala test which begins on saturday. shami had missed the first three tests of the ongoing series due to injury.batsman shreyas iyer has also been included in the team and will in all likelihood replace captain virat kohli in the playing xi for the final test. kohli is nursing a shoulder injury and “is not 100 percent fit” for the match.while iyer’s inclusion in the squad was known, shami was a later entry. with his inclusion, there may be a good chance that india go in with thre...






anderson, cummins late order blitz, powers dd to 188


delhi daredevils won the toss and to everyone’s surprise opted to bat first. shreyas iyer made a comeback in place of aditya tare. delhi daredevils started of on a steady note reaching 26 in 4 overs, without losing a wicket and then sam billings cut loose and charged the bowlers, especially varun aaron. delhi daredevils kept their wickets intact after the first six overs, they got 49 for no loss. but just after the field restrictions were over, dd lost sanju samson first for 19 off 18 and sam billings though billings continued. karun nair, another big player gloved one to saha of the bowling of varun aaron. there was a lot of expectations from shreyas iyer, but his comeback was short-lived, he departed for 22. promising rishabh pant got a start but could not carry on as he was out for 19..






india a vs australia: shreyas iyer scores mesmerising double century against aus


by: express web desk | published:february 19, 2017 1:04 pm shreyas iyer scored at nearly run a ball pace for his double hundred. (source: pti)it is rare feat now when a player brings up a century and then the second century in the very same day. with players tending to play cautiously and biding their time in the middle against the opposition, runs galore in test matches has become a novelty. but not if you’re shreyas iyer in complete form. not when you’re shreyas iyer in confident and aggressive mood.after moving to 100 from 103 balls quickly in the morning session of play, in under 10 minutes from start in fact, he blitzed past 200 run mark from 210 balls with 27 boundaries and seven sixes in the period.the mumbai youngster paced his innings beautifully as per the need of the team and t






amit mishra's cheeky shots get delhi home after shreyas iyer's valiant 96!


though the game number 50 of the indian premier league (ipl) 10 between the gujarat lions (gl) and delhi daredevils (dd) had nothing to do with the forthcoming play-offs but it was a fight for not finishing last in the points table. despite a huge target of 196 runs to chase in 20 overs, zaheer khan & co. registered a terrific 2 wickets win over gujarat at green park stadium, kanpur, on may 10.shreyas iyer was nominated as the man of the match for his phenomenal inning of 96 off 57 balls. with this win, delhi earned 2 more points and with a total of 10 points, they are at the 6th position in the points table. while gujarat are still at the 7th position with a total of 8 points.earlier, delhi skipper zaheer khan won the toss and elected to field while invited the home team to bat first. guj






india vs australia: shreyas iyer called in as back-up for virat kohli


by: express news service | dharamsala | published:march 24, 2017 1:28 am virat kohli did not bat and only threw under-arm during the fielding drills on thursday. pti photovirat kohli laughed and chatted with teammates, stood with them in a huddle, inspected the pitch with coach anil kumble, partook in fielding practice and attended the nets. in short, kohli did all that kohli does at a pre-match training session. except, he didn’t pad up to bat.his right shoulder, which he injured while diving to stop a boundary on the first day of the ranchi test, was heavily strapped. and the surest indication that he hasn’t recovered fully from the blow came on thursday evening when the team management called up young mumbai batsman shreyas iyer as his cover for the fourth and final test match....






india vs australia: shreyas iyer called in as back-up for injured virat kohli


by: express news service | dharamsala | updated: march 24, 2017 10:19 am virat kohli did not bat and only threw under-arm during the fielding drills on thursday. pti photovirat kohli laughed and chatted with teammates, stood with them in a huddle, inspected the pitch with coach anil kumble, partook in fielding practice and attended the nets. in short, kohli did all that kohli does at a pre-match training session. except, he didn’t pad up to bat.his right shoulder, which he injured while diving to stop a boundary on the first day of the ranchi test, was heavily strapped. and the surest indication that he hasn’t recovered fully from the blow came on thursday evening when the team management called up young mumbai batsman shreyas iyer as his cover for the fourth and final test match....






after jp duminy, quinton de kock, shreyas iyer to miss first half due to chicken


it seems injuries are going to play spoilsport this indian premier league season. some of the biggest names are slated to miss out on the cash-rich league. from virat kohli to quinton de kock and the latest being india’s upcoming talent shreyas iyer by the looks of it may miss out the first half of the ipl season. the reason why he will not feature in the first half of the ipl is due to chicken pox. jean paul duminy who is also a premier batsman in the daredevils unit is already missing out. in fact angelo matthews is also missing out the first half of the season.this is a huge, huge setback for the franchisee that represents the capital of india. they will suffer with their batting, big time.“it is obviously a big blow when you lose big players like jp duminy and quinton de kock. if t...






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india a vs australia: i will definitely get a chance to play for the country, sa


by: pti | mumbai | updated: february 18, 2017 6:25 pm ind a vs aus: shreyas iyer said the lofted shots he played against nathan lyon and stephen o’keefe were not predetermined. (source: express file photo)as his quest to impress the national selectors continues, attacking young mumbai batsman shreyas iyer is confident that one day he will definitely get to play for india.“i don’t think much on that, i try to play and score as many runs as possible. the side is packed (at present), but i know i will get a chance definitely to play for the country,” said the 22-year-old after stroking his way to an attractive 85 for india ‘a’ against the touring australia on day two of the tourists’ lone warm-up game ahead of the test series.iyer has had a phenomenal run at the domestic level in his first t






india vs australia: shreyas iyer has a knock at the nets as india prepare for vi


by: express web desk | updated: march 24, 2017 1:20 pm indian cricket players warm up during a practice session ahead of the last test match against australia at hpca stadium in dharamsala. (source: pti)ahead of the fourth and final test at dharamsala team india headed out to the nets for a some final preparations and sorting out the areas which needed some fine tuning. shreyas iyer, who has been called as backup, was seen batting and fielded during pre-match training session.however, uncertainty over virat kohli’s participation in 4th test loomed large, as he did not bat in the nets. however, he only a bit of gingerly knocking on the sides.in the press conference when he was asked if he felt any discomfort in his shoulder, virat kohli replied that it didn’t feel normal. virat k...






india a vs australia: shreyas iyer stars in india a’s reply on day 2


by: express web desk | published:february 18, 2017 4:41 pm shreyas iyer remained unbeaten on 85 at end of day 2 against australia. (source: file)before playing india in the solitary test in hyderabad, which they went on to lose, bangladesh played a warm-up game against india a. in that match played in the same city, shreyas iyer scored a hundred alongside a ton for priyank panchal. there was a ton later on by vijay shankar too.but on day 2 in mumbai at the brabourne stadium, shankar is not in the xi leaving panchal and iyer to play practice men for the visiting team – this time australia. while panchal couldn’t repeat the heroics, going for 36, iyer made sure he was on course for a repeat or at least come close to a repeat on sunday. at the end of the day, iyer remained unbeaten on 85 and






india a vs australia: shreyas iyer stars with double ton as visitors start tour


by: express web desk | published:february 19, 2017 4:38 pm shreyas iyer produced a masterclass to school australia in the practice game at cci in mumbai. (source: pti)shreyas iyer was the star of the warm up match between india a and australia at the brabourne stadium in mumbai that began on friday and ended on sunday in a stalemate. day 1 had australia batsman steve smith and shaun marsh scoring hundreds to take home the honours early on. but the second day and the final day on sunday belonged to india a primarily due to iyer. the mumbai youngster scored an unbeaten 202 at a near run a ball pace with 27 fours and seven sixes to keep the india a scorecard going even as he lost teammates at the other end at a regular interval.australia were 110/4 after 36 overs with stephen o’keefe and mat






dd 87/4, ipl 2017 live cricket score, dd vs rcb, match 56 at delhi: anderson def


22:58 ist corey anderson comes to bat, he defends the hat-trick ball. dd 87/4. 22:56 ist wicket! samuels b harshal patel 0(1)22:54 ist wicket! shreyas iyer c watson b harshal patel 32(30)22:54 ist harshal patel comes back in to bowl, a single off the first ball taken by pant. iyer on strike, he hits the ball in the air but safe as kohli could not get to it, a single taken. pant pulls the ball towards midwicket, takes a single. wicket! iyer departs. dd 87/3. 22:50 ist watson continues, iyer on strike, he takes a single off the first ball towards midwicket. pant on strike, he works the ball towards square leg, takes a single. a slower bouncer from watson, iyer could not get bat on that, a dot ball. he takes a single off the next ball punching the ball on the back foot. four! pant ju...






india vs australia 2017: australia tour played a major role in my career, says s


by: pti | mumbai | published:february 19, 2017 6:59 pm shreyas iyer struck seven sixes and 27 fours during his 210-ball knock. (source: pti)young mumbai batsman shreyas iyer said that the india a tour to australia has helped him grow as a player.recalling a similar tour game against south africa, where he did not have much success, iyer said that he has become a more relaxed batsman since then.“i was facing dale steyn (during tour game against sa) for the first time and it was really tough as a youngster. he was in peak form…no complaints. recently i got 100 against bangladesh (2-day game in hyderabad) and with that motivation i came into this game. the flow also went well and i am really happy,” iyer told reporters after the drawn game between india a and australia, in which he scored hi






ipl: iyer 96 stuns gujarat lions in chase of 196


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