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Weixing Zhang (张炜星) won the Guangdong Open 2012 with an average of 9.85 seconds. Ken Lin (練柏健) finished second (10.48) and Howard Wong Jun Yen (黄俊仁) finished third (10.79).

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Bill Wang won the Toronto Summer 2012 with an average of 10.42 seconds. Eric Limeback finished second (10.50) and Louis Cormier finished third (10.83).

African records: Emile Compion 4x4 Cube 1:01.21 (average).

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Mulun Yin (阴目仑) won the Qinghai Open 2012 with an average of 11.01 seconds. Jiekang Pan (潘杰康) finished second (14.00) and Bowen Deng (邓博文) finished third (14.93).

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Arifumi Fushimi (伏見有史) won the Cube Camp in Kanazawa 2012 with an average of 9.54 seconds. Yumu Tabuchi (田渕雄夢) finished second (9.80) and Yu Nakajima (中島悠) finished third (9.94).

Rowe Hessler won the St. Joseph's College Summer 2012 with an average of 9.88 seconds. Timothy Sun finished second (11.68) and Andrew Ricci finished third (11.76).

North American records: Phil Yu 3x3 one-handed 13.46 (average).

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The Liberty Science Center Open 2012 will take place on December 15, 2012 in Jersey City, New Jersey, USA. Check out the Liberty Science Center Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

The MIT Fall 2012 will take place on November 10, 2012 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Check out the MIT Fall 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Yang Li (李扬) won the Beijing Summer 2012 with an average of 12.34 seconds. Jiaxi Wang (王嘉熙) finished second (12.59) and Xiaofeng Wang (王晓锋) finished third (12.91).

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Daniel Alber Ninaquispe Corales won the Chiclayo Open 2012 with an average of 15.17 seconds. Juan Javier Quispe Lujan finished second (16.04) and Ilkyoo Choi (최일규) finished third (16.39).

The Harvard Fall 2012 will take place on October 6, 2012 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Check out the Harvard Fall 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Sergey Ryabko won the Moscow North-West Open 2012 with an average of 10.05 seconds. Nikolay Evdokimov finished second (10.72) and Dmitry Zvyagintsev finished third (11.96).

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Kevin Hays won the Vancouver Open Summer 2012 with an average of 10.60 seconds. Jacob Hutnyk finished second (11.87) and Ibrahim Vajgel-Shedid finished third (12.31).

World records: Kristopher De Asis 5x5 Cube 52.65 (single).

African records: Jacobus Philip Haupt Rubik's Cube 10.71 (single), 3x3 one-handed 18.15 (single).

North American records: Kevin Hays 7x7 Cube 3:31.80 (average).

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Arifumi Fushimi (伏見有史) won the Kanto Open 2012 with an average of 9.59 seconds. Yu Sajima (佐島優) finished second (10.13) and Mitsuki Gunji (郡司光貴) finished third (10.54).

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The Berkeley Fall 2012 will take place on September 2, 2012 in Berkeley, California, USA. Check out the Berkeley Fall 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Japan Open 2012 will take place on September 16-17, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Check out the Japan Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Estonian Open 2012 will take place on October 27-28, 2012 in Tallinn, Estonia. Check out the Estonian Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Nguyễn Ngọc Thịnh won the Ha Noi Open 2012 with an average of 10.70 seconds. Nguyễn Đức Huy finished second (12.36) and Nguyễn Duy Cương finished third (13.01).

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Mulun Yin (阴目仑) won the Guiyang Open 2012 with an average of 9.92 seconds. Xiaolin Zeng (曾小林) finished second (10.41) and Haixu Zhang (张海旭) finished third (10.84).

World records: Bingliang Li (李炳良) Square-1 11.31 (average).

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Zhouheng Sun (孙舟横) won the Hefei Summer 2012 with an average of 9.77 seconds. Jie Jin (金杰) finished second (12.78) and Tianxing Wang (王天行) finished third (13.52).

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Pedro Henrique Leite Wanderley won the UFCG Open 2012 with an average of 13.86 seconds. Carlos Rafael Rego da Silva finished second (14.53) and Rafael Werneck Cinoto finished third (20.03).

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Michał Pleskowicz won the Polish Nationals 2012 with an average of 8.96 seconds. Marcin Zalewski finished second (10.50) and Tomasz Cyrklaff finished third (11.31).

World records: Marcin Kowalczyk 3x3 multi blind 26/29 53:01 (single).

European records: Michał Halczuk 5x5 Cube 1:01.03 (single).

Andrew Ricci won the United States National Championships 2012 with an average of 9.55 seconds. Phillip Espinoza finished second (9.64) and Kevin Hays finished third (9.82).

Asian records: Yumu Tabuchi (田渕雄夢) Rubik's Cube 6.09 (single), Baramee Pookcharoen (บารมี พุกเจริญ) 3x3 one-handed 9.65 (single), Jeong Jong-Ho (정종호) 4x4 Cube 30.16 (single), Megaminx 54.35 (average).

North American records: Andrew Ricci Rubik's Cube 6.15 (single), Deven Nadudvari 3x3 one-handed 14.86 (average), Rubik's Clock 8.03 (average), Kevin Hays 5x5 Cube 1:04.57 (average), 7x7 Cube 3:32.38 (average), Louis Cormier 3x3 with feet 46.31 (single), Mike Hughey 3x3 multi blind 12/13 in 56:51 (single).

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The Americana Open 2012 will take place on December 1-2, 2012 in Americana, Brazil. Check out the Americana Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Johor Rubik's Cube Open 2012 will take place on September 2, 2012 in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, Malaysia. Check out the Johor Rubik's Cube Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Helsinki Open 2012 will take place on September 1, 2012 in Helsinki, Finland. Check out the Helsinki Open 2012 website for more information and registration.