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The Cube Kingdom 2013 will take place on January 12, 2013 in Seattle, USA. Check out the Cube Kingdom 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Moscow North-West Open Winter 2013 will take place on January 3, 2013 in Moscow, Russia. Check out the Moscow North-West Open Winter 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Korean Style 2013 will take place on January 5, 2013 in Seoul, Korea. Check out the Korean Style 2013 website for more information and registration.

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Gabriel Dechichi Barbar won the Americana Open 2012 with an average of 10.75 seconds. Leandro Noguti Magiori finished second (12.44) and Felipe Gregorio De Araujo Jardim finished third (14.15).

South American records: Gabriel Dechichi Barbar Rubik's Cube 9.23 (average), 4x4 Cube 35.40 (single) 42.32 (average), 2x2 Cube 2.50 (average), João Guilherme Barejan Maiale Rubik's Magic 0.86 (single).

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Rowe Hessler won the Levittown Open 2012 with an average of 9.17 seconds. Andy Smith finished second (10.45) and Collin Burns finished third (10.72).

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Francisco Javier Lemes Sáez won the Campeonato Nacional 2012 with an average of 12.06 seconds. Leopoldo Andrés Ibarra Fuentes finished second (13.91) and José Garrido finished third (14.04).

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The Techfest Cube Mania 2013 will take place on January 3-4, 2013 in Mumbai, India. Check out the Techfest Cube Mania 2013 website for more information and registration.

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Renz Alexander Lumban won the Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 with an average of 12.35 seconds. James Benedict Cañares finished second (12.56) and Edrian Oralde Tepait finished third (14.72).

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The Rubik's Cube Mumbai Open 2013 will take place on January 7-8, 2013 in Mumbai, India. Check out the Rubik's Cube Mumbai Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Shaastra Cube Open 2013 will take place on January 5-6, 2013 in Chennai, India. Check out the Shaastra Cube Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Guilin Open 2013 will take place on January 1, 2013 in Guilin, Guangxi, China. Check out the Guilin Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Guangzhou Fewest Moves 2012 will take place on December 30, 2012 in Guangzhou, China. Check out the Guangzhou Fewest Moves 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Tartu Open 2012 will take place on December 29, 2012 in Tartu, Estonia. Check out the Tartu Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Milan Winter Open 2013 will take place on January 12-13, 2013 in Milan, Italy. Check out the Milan Winter Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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Xiaobo Jin (金晓波) won the Nanjing Winter 2012 with an average of 11.79 seconds. Meng'an Pu (浦梦安) finished second (12.12) and Haowei Zhang (张昊威) finished third (12.69).

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Fubo Wang (王富博) won the Beijing Winter 2012 with an average of 11.89 seconds. Xiaofeng Wang (王晓锋) finished second (13.23) and Liping Jia (贾立平) finished third (13.84).

Asian records: Zhizhe Liang (梁稚喆) 5x5 blindfolded 12:20.00 (single).

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The SESC Pompeia 2013 will take place on January 19-20, 2013 in São Paulo, SP, Brazil. Check out the SESC Pompeia 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Edinburgh Open 2013 will take place on January 26-27, 2013 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Check out the Edinburgh Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Romanian Nationals 2012 will take place on December 15, 2012 in Bucharest, Romania. Check out the Romanian Nationals 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Dixon Winter 2013 will take place on January 19, 2013 in Dixon, Illinois, USA. Check out the Dixon Winter 2013 website for more information and registration.

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Jonathan Hamstad won the Trondheim Cube Day 2012 with an average of 10.34 seconds. Daniel Gloppestad Bajer finished second (12.93) and Henrik Anfinsen finished third (13.20).

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Jakub Kipa won the Warszawa Open 2012 with an average of 9.91 seconds. Tomasz Żołnowski finished second (10.70) and Marcin Zalewski finished third (11.02).

European records: Michał Halczuk 7x7 Cube 3:06.50 (single).

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The Magics Korea 2012 will take place on December 22, 2012 in Daejeon, Korea. Check out the Magics Korea 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Daniil Lee won the MPEI Open 2012 with an average of 9.78 seconds. Igor Bilchenko (Ігор Більченко) finished second (10.88) and Ivan Vynnyk (Іван Винник) finished third (10.91).

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Yu Sajima (佐島優) won the UT Open 2012 with an average of 9.80 seconds. Takumi Yoshida (吉田匠) finished second (10.02) and Yumu Tabuchi (田渕雄夢) finished third (10.13).