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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).

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Feliks Zemdegs won the Melbourne Cube Day 2012 with an average of 7.64 seconds. Cameron Stollery finished second (12.73) and Zane Carney finished third (13.05).

World records: Feliks Zemdegs 5x5 Cube 57.63 (average).

Oceanian records: Feliks Zemdegs 3x3 one-handed 10.46 (single) 3x3 one-handed 13.20 (average).

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The French Open 2013 will take place on May 4-5, 2013 in Vesoul, France. Check out the French Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Torneo de Verano 2012 will take place on December 22, 2012 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Check out the Torneo de Verano 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Oficina Open 2013 will take place on April 13-14, 2013 in Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil. Check out the Oficina Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Generalforsamlingen 2013 will take place on January 26, 2013 in Odense, Denmark. Check out the Generalforsamlingen 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Tianjing Open 2012 will take place on December 23, 2012 in Tianjing, China. Check out the Tianjing Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Zonhoven Open 2013 will take place on March 2-3, 2013 in Zonhoven, Belgium. Check out the Zonhoven Open 2013 website for more information and registration.

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The Spanish Championship 2012 will take place on December 14-16, 2012 in Granada, Spain. Check out the Spanish Championship 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Edward Lin won the Berkeley Autumn 2012 with an average of 10.91 seconds. Nathaniel Knopf finished second (10.95) and Ravi Fernando finished third (11.30).

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Deven Nadudvari won the Caltech Fall Open 2012 with an average of 11.13 seconds. James Hamory finished second (11.66) and Nick Stanton finished third (11.82).

North American records: Andrew Nelson Square-1 10.65 (single) 13.35 (average).

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Roberto Antonio Ocmin Baráybar won the Aniversario Eduardo Valdivia 2012 with an average of 14.51 seconds. Kevin Jeffry Nalvarte Yantas finished second (14.58) and Jael Riggenbach finished third (16.15).