2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships

The 2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships, the 36th edition, were held in Sofia, Bulgaria, from 10 September to 16 September 2018.[1] Russia was the most successful nation of the competition with seven gold medals, and Bulgaria and Italy each won a title.

2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships
2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships.png
VenueArena Armeec
LocationBulgaria Sofia, Bulgaria
Start date10 September 2018
End date16 September 2018
Nations61

Participating nationsEdit

Medal winnersEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Team Competition
Team All-Around
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  Russia

Arina Averina
Dina Averina
Aleksandra Soldatova

  Bulgaria

Boryana Kaleyn
Katrin Taseva
Neviana Vladinova

  Italy

Alexandra Agiurgiuculese
Milena Baldassarri
Alessia Russo

Individual Finals
Hoop
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  Dina Averina (RUS)   Linoy Ashram (ISR)   Arina Averina (RUS)

Ball
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  Dina Averina (RUS)   Aleksandra Soldatova (RUS)   Alexandra Agiurgiuculese (ITA)
Clubs
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  Dina Averina (RUS)   Katsiaryna Halkina (BLR)   Arina Averina (RUS)
Ribbon
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  Aleksandra Soldatova (RUS)   Milena Baldassarri (ITA)   Linoy Ashram (ISR)
All-Around
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  Dina Averina (RUS)   Linoy Ashram (ISR)   Aleksandra Soldatova (RUS)
Groups Finals
Group All-Around
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  Russia
Mariia Kravtsova
Evgeniia Levanova
Ksenia Poliakova
Anastasia Shishmakova
Anastasiia Tatareva
Maria Tolkacheva
  Italy
Anna Basta
Martina Centofanti
Letizia Cicconcelli
Agnese Duranti
Alessia Maurelli
Martina Santandrea
  Bulgaria
Elena Bineva
Simona Dyankova
Stefani Kiryakova
Madlen Radukanova
Laura Traets
5 hoops
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  Bulgaria
Elena Bineva
Simona Dyankova
Stefani Kiryakova
Madlen Radukanova
Laura Traets
  Japan
Rie Matsubara
Sakura Noshitani
Sayuri Sugimoto
Ayuka Suzuki
Kiko Yokota
  Italy
Martina Centofanti
Letizia Cicconcelli
Agnese Duranti
Alessia Maurelli
Martina Santandrea
3 balls and 2 ropes
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  Italy
Anna Basta
Martina Centofanti
Agnese Duranti
Alessia Maurelli
Martina Santandrea
  Russia
Mariia Kravtsova
Evgeniia Levanova
Ksenia Poliakova
Anastasiia Tatareva
Maria Tolkacheva
  Ukraine
Tetiana Dovzhenko
Valeriya Khanina
Diana Myzherytska
Anastasiya Voznyak
Valeriya Yuzviak

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Russia72312
2  Italy1236
3  Bulgaria1113
4  Israel0213
5  Belarus0101
  Japan0101
7  Ukraine0011
Totals (7 nations)99927

Individual medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Dina Averina4004
2  Aleksandra Soldatova1113
3  Linoy Ashram0213
4  Katsiaryna Halkina0101
  Milena Baldassarri0101
6  Arina Averina0022
7  Alexandra Agiurgiuculese0011
Totals (7 nations)55515
  • Individual Finals only

IndividualEdit

Individual QualificationEdit

  • The top 8 scores in individual apparatus qualifies to the apparatus finals and the top 24 in overall qualification scores advance to the all-around final.
  • Only the 3 best results (bold) are counted in the total score
  • Only the 2 highest ranking players from each country can qualify to each one of the finals.
Rank Gymnast Nation         Total
1 Dina Averina   Russia 20.150 (2) 20.150 (2) 20.500 (1) 60.800
2 Aleksandra Soldatova   Russia 20.125 (3) 20.250 (1) 19.900 (1) 60.275
3 Arina Averina   Russia 20.200 (1) 20.050 (3) 19.750 (2) 13.800 (49) 60.000
4 Vlada Nikolchenko   Ukraine 19.850 (5) 18.800 (10) 19.350 (3) 17.950 (5) 58.000
5 Katrin Taseva   Bulgaria 18.850 (8) 19.400 (4) 19.200 (4) 16.550 (13) 57.450
6 Milena Baldassarri   Italy 18.800 (9) 19.250 (6) 18.550 (6) 17.800 (6) 56.600
7 Neviana Vladinova   Bulgaria 18.700 (11) 19.000 (7) 18.750 (5) 56.450
8 Linoy Ashram   Israel 19.950 (4) 17.000 (24) 17.400 (15) 18.550 (2) 55.900
9 Nicol Zelikman   Israel 19.250 (6) 18.950 (8) 17.450 (14) 17.500 (9) 55.700
10 Alexandra Agiurgiuculese   Italy 18.300 (14) 19.300 (5) 17.950 (10) 17.600 (7) 55.550
11 Laura Zeng   United States 18.650 (12) 18.500 (11) 18.200 (9) 16.650 (12) 55.350
12 Boryana Kaleyn   Bulgaria 19.050 (7) 17.700 (15) 18.025 (4) 54.775
13 Katsiaryna Halkina   Belarus 17.400 (23) 18.900 (9) 18.350 (8) 16.400 (15) 54.650
14 Kaho Minagawa   Japan 17.850 (18) 18.400 (12) 17.650 (12) 18.100 (3) 54.350
15 Anastasiia Salos   Belarus 17.250 (26) 17.550 (16) 17.850 (11) 17.500 (8) 52.900
16 Eleni Kelaiditi   Greece 17.600 (20) 18.150 (13) 17.050 (18) 16.050 (18) 52.800
17 Ekaterina Vedeneeva   Slovenia 18.750 (10) 17.450 (17) 16.100 (24) 16.450 (14) 52.650
18 Salome Pazhava   Georgia 16.450 (37) 16.700 (29) 18.400 (7) 13.650 (52) 51.550
19 Oiwa Chisaki   Japan 17.400 (22) 17.300 (19) 16.800 (20) 16.850 (11) 51.550
20 Sabina Tashkenbaeva   Uzbekistan 17.100 (29) 17.100 (23) 17.250 (16) 16.250 (16) 51.450
21 Evita Griskenas   United States 17.300 (25) 16.200 (39) 16.500 (22) 17.025 (10) 50.825
22 Zohra Aghamirova   Azerbaijan 17.900 (17) 17.250 (20) 15.500 (32) 15.150 (29) 50.650
23 Kseniya Moustafaeva   France 18.250 (15) 16.250 (37) 15.950 (27) 15.350 (26) 50.450
24 Alina Adilkhanova   Kazakhstan 17.200 (27) 16.500 (32) 16.600 (21) 15.175 (28) 50.300
25 Yanika Vartlaan   Ukraine 17.375 (24) 16.900 (25) 15.550 (30) 49.825
26 Nicol Ruprecht   Austria 17.150 (28) 15.700 (51) 16.900 (19) 15.600 (23) 49.750
27 Veronika Hudis   Azerbaijan 16.175 (42) 16.400 (33) 17.175 (17) 49.750
28 Yeva Meleshcuhk   Ukraine 16.900 (32) 18.100 (14) 14.200 (41) 49.200
29 Chaewoon Kim   South Korea 15.650 (48) 15.700 (50) 17.575 (13) 14.975 (31) 48.925
30 Goeun Seo   South Korea 17.000 (30) 16.000 (42) 15.250 (35) 15.350 (27) 48.350
31 Rut Castillo Galindo   Mexico 16.450 (36) 15.700 (52) 16.100 (23) 13.100 (60) 48.250
32 Adilya Tlekenova   Kazakhstan 16.800 (33) 16.550 (31) 14.400 (48) 14.400 (39) 47.750
33 Katherine Uchida   Canada 16.150 (43) 16.700 (28) 14.900 (32) 47.750
34 Rebecca Gergalo   Finland 16.700 (34) 15.025 (64) 16.000 (25) 14.100 (44) 47.725
35 Natalia Koziol   Poland 15.550 (50) 15.975 (44) 16.000 (26) 14.900 (33) 47.525
36 Nurinisso Usmanova   Uzbekistan 15.925 (46) 16.000 (43) 15.600 (29) 13.900 (45) 47.525
37 Polina Berezina   Spain 15.550 (51) 16.600 (30) 14.850 (43) 15.350 (25) 47.500
38 Denisa Mailat   Romania 15.600 (49) 16.150 (40) 14.350 (49) 15.650 (22) 47.400
39 Zhao Yating   China 14.650 (69) 16.300 (36) 15.000 (40) 15.850 (19) 47.150
40 Viktoria Bogdanova   Estonia 15.375 (53) 15.725 (49) 15.000 (39) 15.850 (20) 46.950
41 Aleksandra Podgoršek   Slovenia 15.100 (61) 14.150 (83) 15.400 (34) 16.200 (17) 46.700
42 Natalia Kulig   Poland 15.900 (47) 14.675 (71) 12.875 (72) 15.750 (21) 46.325
43 Shang Rong   China 16.350 (39) 15.200 (63) 13.700 (60) 14.650 (36) 46.200
44 Jin A Pak   North Korea 14.900 (63) 16.300 (35) 15.000 (38) 12.950 (63) 46.200
45 Carmen Whelan   Canada 14.850 (65) 15.850 (57) 15.450 (33) 14.700 (34) 46.150
46 Jouki Tikkanen   Finland 16.000 (45) 16.200 (38) 13.900 (58) 13.650 (53) 46.100
47 Sophie Crane   Canada 16.500 (35) 15.450 (56) 14.050 (55) 46.000
48 Natalia Gaudio   Brazil 14.850 (65) 15.400 (57) 13.950 (57) 15.600 (24) 45.550
49 Alina Chamzina   Czech Republic 13.450 (94) 16.400 (34) 15.625 (28) 12.950 (64) 45.475
50 Karla Diaz   Mexico 14.800 (67) 15.850 (46) 14.650 (35) 45.300
51 Andreea Verdes   Romania 14.700 (68) 15.850 (57) 15.550 (31) 13.425 (55) 45.000
52 Laura Sales   Portugal 15.300 (55) 14.900 (66) 14.150 (42) 14.700 (34) 44.950
53 Kamelya Tuncel   Turkey 14.300 (79) 15.300 (59) 15.200 (37) 12.900 (65) 44.800
54 Barbara Domingos   Brazil 15.250 (56) 14.200 (82) 15.250 (36) 13.850 (47) 44.700
55 Margarida Ferreira   Portugal 15.150 (58) 14.850 (68) 13.750 (59) 14.450 (38) 44.450
56 Anastasia Zacrevschi   Moldova 16.200 (41) 14.600 (74) 12.500 (76) 13.600 (54) 44.400
57 Iasmina Agagulian   Armenia 14.600 (72) 14.600 (73) 14.950 (41) 14.300 (40) 44.150
58 Fanni Pigniczki   Hungary 15.350 (54) 14.900 (67) 10.550 (96) 13.825 (48) 44.075
59 Habiba Marzouk   Egypt 14.900 (64) 14.450 (78) 14.700 (45) 44.050
60 Anna Juhasz   Hungary 13.700 (89) 15.000 (65) 14.900 (42) 13.800 (50) 43.700
61 Mariam Selim   Egypt 13.700 (90) 15.250 (60) 14.700 (46) 43.650
62 Sara Llana   Spain 13.250 (97) 16.750 (27) 13.550 (64) 12.100 (73) 43.550
63 Carmen Marii Aesma   Estonia 10.700 (134) 15.350 (58) 14.700 (47) 13.400 (56) 43.450
64 Darya Sorokina   Azerbaijan 15.500 (52) 15.800 (48) 11.800 (78) 43.100
65 Laura Halford   United Kingdom 14.850 (66) 13.100 (100) 13.050 (69) 15.150 (30) 43.100
66 Derya Demirors   Turkey 16.400 (38) 14.400 (79) 12.200 (82) 12.050 (74) 43.000
67 Izzah Amzan   Malaysia 12.900 (104) 15.600 (55) 14.150 (52) 42.650
68 Marina Malpica   Mexico 15.250 (56) 12.800 (105) 14.300 (50) 42.350
69 Ana Aponte   Puerto Rico 14.150 (83) 14.475 (76) 9.250 (104) 13.700 (51) 42.325
70 Noemi Peschel   Germany 15.050 (62) 14.450 (77) 12.500 (77) 12.400 (71) 42.000
71 Xenia Kilianova   Slovakia 14.400 (77) 13.650 (90) 12.600 (75) 13.850 (46) 41.900
72 Margit Oeveraas   Norway 14.250 (81) 14.300 (81) 13.250 (59) 41.800
73 Kwan Dict Weng   Malaysia 14.450 (74) 13.750 (88) 13.100 (68) 12.400 (70) 41.300
74 Gemma Frizelle   United Kingdom 14.650 (70) 13.350 (95) 13.300 (58) 41.300
75 Giuliana Cusnier   Puerto Rico 13.900 (86) 13.950 (86) 13.000 (70) 13.300 (57) 41.150
76 Alexandra Kiroi-Bogatyreva   Australia 13.100 (101) 13.750 (87) 14.100 (54) 12.850 (66) 40.950
77 Anna-Marie Ondaatje   Sri Lanka 14.275 (80) 13.400 (94) 12.900 (71) 11.150 (83) 40.575
78 Alissa Sadek   Lebanon 13.750 (87) 13.100 (99) 13.600 (62) 11.600 (79) 40.450
79 Alina Baklagina   Latvia 12.500 (110) 13.650 (91) 14.150 (53) 12.500 (68) 40.300
80 Julia Stavickaja   Germany 14.250 (82) 11.500 (122) 11.900 (85) 14.100 (43) 40.250
81 Nastasija Gvozdic   Serbia 11.850 (120) 13.550 (93) 13.600 (63) 13.000 (62) 40.150
82 Anna Stoyanova   Norway 13.650 (91) 12.600 (109) 13.100 (67) 13.075 (61) 39.825
83 Ashari Gill   Australia 13.275 (96) 13.550 (92) 12.000 (83) 12.775 (67) 39.600
84 Sie Yan Koi   Malaysia 12.400 (113) 14.650 (72) 11.800 (76) 38.850
85 Neila Lavrenovaite   Lithuania 14.050 (84) 12.700 (107) 11.950 (75) 38.700
86 Fredrikke Tynning-Bergestuen   Norway 13.000 (102) 12.000 (115) 13.450 (65) 38.450
87 Silva Sargsyan   Armenia 13.175 (98) 12.700 (108) 11.800 (87) 12.500 (69) 38.375
88 Hannah Martin   United Kingdom 13.750 (88) 10.800 (136) 13.650 (61) 38.200
89 Andrijana Blazic   Serbia 12.350 (114) 11.500 (124) 14.250 (51) 9.450 (95) 38.100
90 Julija Ivanova   Lithuania 14.350 (78) 11.550 (120) 11.850 (86) 11.800 (77) 38.000

HoopEdit

Rank Gymnast Nation D Score E Score Pen. Total
  Dina Averina   Russia 11.700 9.150

20.850

  Linoy Ashram   Israel 11.400 8.600

20.000

  Arina Averina   Russia 10.700 9.000

19.700

4 Boryana Kaleyn   Bulgaria 11.100 8.500

19.600

5 Nicol Zelikman   Israel 11.000 8.500

19.500

6 Milena Baldassarri   Italy 10.600 8.450

19.050

7 Katrin Taseva   Bulgaria 10.200 8.150

18.350

8 Vlada Nikolchenko   Ukraine 10.200 7.450 -0.600

17.050

BallEdit

Rank Gymnast Nation D Score E Score Pen. Total
  Dina Averina   Russia 11.200 9.100

20.300

  Aleksandra Soldatova   Russia 11.000 9.200

20.200

  Alexandra Agiurgiuculese   Italy 11.200 8.700

19.900

4 Milena Baldassarri   Italy 11.000 8.500

19.500

5 Nicol Zelikman   Israel 11.000 8.400

19.400

6 Katsiaryna Halkina   Belarus 10.800 8.400

19.200

7 Neviana Vladinova   Bulgaria 10.700 8.400

19.100

8 Katrin Taseva   Bulgaria 9.900 7.700

17.600

ClubsEdit

Rank Gymnast Nation D Score E Score Pen. Total
  Dina Averina   Russia 10.800 8.250 -0.050

19.000

  Katsiaryna Halkina   Belarus 10.000 8.900

18.900

  Arina Averina   Russia 10.700 8.150

18.850

4 Milena Baldassarri   Italy 10.600 7.700

18.300

5 Vlada Nikolchenko   Ukraine 10.300 7.800

18.100

6 Neviana Vladinova   Bulgaria 9.700 7.950

17.650

7 Salome Pazhava   Georgia 9.300 8.100

17.400

8 Katrin Taseva   Bulgaria 9.700 7.500

17.200

RibbonEdit

Rank Gymnast Nation D Score E Score Pen. Total
  Aleksandra Soldatova   Russia 9.300 9.300

18.600

  Milena Baldassarri   Italy 9.900 8.650

18.550

  Linoy Ashram   Israel 9.700 8.800

18.500

4 Alexandra Agiurgiuculese   Italy 8.650 8.800

17.450

5 Anastasiia Salos   Belarus 8.800 8.400

17.200

6 Boryana Kaleyn   Bulgaria 8.900 8.200

17.100

7 Vlada Nikolchenko   Ukraine 8.600 7.450

16.050

8 Kaho Minagawa   Japan 6.300 5.000 -0.700

10.600

All-AroundEdit

Rank Gymnast Nation         Total
  Dina Averina   Russia 21.000 20.650 20.800 19.000 81.450
  Linoy Ashram   Israel 20.400 19.750 20.650 18.900 79.700
  Aleksandra Soldatova   Russia 21.275 20.400 20.450 17.050 79.175
4 Vlada Nikolchenko   Ukraine 19.150 19.150 19.350 16.900 74.550
5 Katsiaryna Halkina   Belarus 18.200 18.900 18.675 18.500 74.275
6 Katrin Taseva   Bulgaria 18.800 19.700 17.600 17.850 73.950
7 Milena Baldassarri   Italy 19.200 17.800 18.150 18.250 73.400
8 Laura Zeng   United States 19.450 18.400 18.050 17.450 73.350
9 Alexandra Agiurgiuculese   Italy 17.950 19.650 18.325 17.300 73.225
10 Anastasiia Salos   Belarus 19.050 18.400 18.200 16.650 72.300
11 Nicol Zelikman   Israel 17.275 18.500 18.950 17.100 71.825
12 Kaho Minagawa   Japan 18.450 18.300 17.250 16.950 70.950
13 Ekaterina Vedeneeva   Slovenia 18.250 17.800 17.550 16.700 70.300
14 Eleni Kelaiditi   Greece 18.000 18.250 18.400 15.300 69.950
15 Neviana Vladinova   Bulgaria 19.350 18.500 14.900 16.600 69.350
16 Sabina Tashkenbaeva   Uzbekistan 17.000 17.400 17.150 16.250 67.800
17 Evita Griskenas   United States 16.300 16.800 17.300 16.550 66.950
18 Kseniya Moustafaeva   France 17.900 15.300 17.000 16.650 66.850
19 Alina Adilkhanova   Kazakhstan 16.975 16.700 16.200 16.300 66.175
20 Nicol Ruprecht   Austria 17.200 16.800 16.250 15.450 65.700
21 Salome Pazhava   Georgia 18.050 15.050 17.450 14.850 65.400
22 Yanika Vartlaan   Ukraine 17.700 17.000 15.100 13.900 63.700
23 Chisaki Oiwa   Japan 14.200 17.200 17.250 14.800 63.450
24 Zohra Aghamirova   Azerbaijan 16.650 16.600 14.500 15.650 63.400

GroupsEdit

Group All-AroundEdit

The top 8 scores in the apparatus qualifies to the group apparatus finals and the top 8 in overall qualification scores advance to the group all-around final. The top 24 groups in the All-Around qualified for the 2019 World Championships in Baku. The top 3 groups in the All-Around automatically qualified for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Place Nation 5   2   + 3   Total
    Russia 23.250 (1) 23.050 (1) 46.300
    Italy 22.775 (2) 22.050 (3) 44.825
    Bulgaria 19.700 (6) 22.350 (2) 42.050
4   Ukraine 19.900 (4) 21.250 (4) 41.150
5   Japan 19.750 (5) 20.900 (5) 40.650
6   Belarus 20.000 (3) 19.200 (7) 39.200
7   Azerbaijan 19.200 (7) 19.900 (6) 39.100
8   France 18.700 (8) 18.350 (12) 37.050
9   Mexico 18.300 (11) 18.650 (9) 36.950
10   Finland 18.650 (9) 18.100 (15) 36.750
11   China 17.550 (15) 18.550 (10) 36.100
12   Germany 18.550 (10) 17.450 (16) 36.000
13   Estonia 17.600 (14) 18.275 (13) 35.875
14   United States 17.300 (19) 18.500 (11) 35.800
15   Israel 17.550 (17) 18.100 (14) 35.650
16   Poland 18.100 (12) 16.800 (20) 34.900
17   Uzbekistan 17.500 (18) 17.200 (17) 34.700
18   Brazil 16.800 (21) 16.975 (18) 33.775
19   Hungary 18.000 (13) 15.700 (22) 33.700
20   Spain 14.450 (29) 19.150 (8) 33.600
21   North Korea 17.550 (16) 15.450 (24) 33.000
22   Greece 17.300 (20) 15.000 (27) 32.300
23   Canada 16.700 (22) 15.550 (23) 32.250
24   Kazakhstan 15.050 (26) 16.800 (19) 31.850
25    Switzerland 15.350 (24) 16.200 (21) 31.550
26   Egypt 15.450 (23) 15.050 (26) 30.500
27   Slovenia 14.500 (28) 14.650 (29) 29.150
28   Czech Republic 14.000 (30) 15.150 (25) 29.150
29   Australia 14.725 (27) 14.200 (30) 28.925
30   Turkey 15.250 (25) 13.650 (32) 28.900
31   South Korea 13.850 (31) 14.775 (28) 28.625
32   Austria 13.400 (32) 13.850 (31) 27.250
33   Georgia 10.700 (34) 11.900 (33) 22.600
34   New Zealand 11.700 (33) 10.150 (35) 21.850
35   Serbia 10.200 (35) 11.550 (34) 21.750
36   India 8.000 (36) 8.450 (36) 16.450

5 HoopsEdit

Source:[2]

Rank Nation E Score D Score Pen. Total
    Bulgaria 8.600 14.700 23.300
    Japan 8.200 14.600 22.800
    Italy 8.450 14.100 22.550
4   Russia 6.825 13.500 20.325
5   Azerbaijan 6.700 13.400 20.100
6   France 7.500 12.200 19.700
7   Ukraine 7.000 12.800 -0.30 19.500
8   Belarus 6.500 12.400 -0.30 18.600

3 Balls + 2 RopesEdit

Source:[3]

Rank Nation E Score D Score Pen. Total
    Italy 8.750 13.800 22.550
    Russia 8.500 13.700 22.200
    Ukraine 7.800 13.600 21.400
4   Japan 8.150 13.200 21.350
5   Belarus 7.750 13.200 20.950
6   Bulgaria 7.350 13.400 20.750
7   Azerbaijan 7.600 12.800 20.400
8   Spain 7.400 12.400 19.800

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2018 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships: Five things to know
  2. ^ "2018 RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: Groups 5 Hoops Results" (PDF). FIG. 16 September 2018.
  3. ^ "2018 RHYTHMIC GYMNASTICS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: Groups 3 Balls + 2 Ropes Results" (PDF). FIG. 16 September 2018.

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