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Seyyed Mohammad Hossein Fatemi (سید محمد حسین فاطمی) won the Iran Open 2012 with an average of 10.87 seconds. Armin Soleimani (آرمین سلیمانی) finished second (11.52) and Farzad Karimi (فرزاد کریمی) finished third (12.39).

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Lucas Etter won the Dayton Fall 2012 with an average of 10.74 seconds. Chester Lian finished second (11.12) and John Brechon finished third (11.48).

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The Trondheim Cube Day 2012 will take place on November 24, 2012 in Trondheim, Norway. Check out the Trondheim Cube Day 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Southsim 2012 will take place on November 18, 2012 in Santiago, Chile. Check out the Southsim 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Campeonato Nacional 2012 will take place on December 1-2, 2012 in Santiago, Chile. Check out the Campeonato Nacional 2012 website for more information and registration.

The Finnish Open 2012 will take place on December 8-9, 2012 in Vantaa, Finland. Check out the Finnish Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

The Aniversario Eduardo Valdivia 2012 will take place on November 18, 2012 in Lima, Peru. Check out the Aniversario Eduardo Valdivia 2012 website for more information and registration.

The Kanto Winter 2012 will take place on December 22, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Check out the Kanto Winter 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Melbourne Cube Day 2012 will take place on November 24, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia. Check out the Melbourne Cube Day 2012 website for more information and registration.

The MPEI Open 2012 will take place on November 24-25, 2012 in Moscow, Russia. Check out the MPEI Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

The Nanjing Winter 2012 will take place on November 25, 2012 in Nanjing, China. Check out the Nanjing Winter 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Martin Kraut won the V-CUBE Spiel 2012 with an average of 11.17 seconds. Björn Korbanka finished second (11.37) and Jonas Lippert finished third (11.66).

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The Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 will take place on December 1, 2012 in Cagayan de Oro City, Philippines. Check out the Cagayan de Oro Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Dharmesh Shahu won the DJ SpeedCubing Open 2012 with an average of 12.75 seconds. Swaminathan Chandrasekaran finished second (14.79) and Bhargav Narasimhan finished third (15.20).

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Yongxiang Li (李永翔) won the Shandong Open 2012 with an average of 12.82 seconds. Zhihao Jia (贾志豪) finished second (13.85) and Qianchuan Gui (桂黔川) finished third (14.00).

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Richard Jay S. Apagar won the Urdaneta City Open 2012 with an average of 9.67 seconds. Carlo Nicolai Abana finished second (12.57) and Rene Ralph Moneza finished third (12.99).

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Deven Nadudvari won the Diamond Bar Open 2012 with an average of 11.65 seconds. Marco Mendoza finished second (12.54) and Michael Young finished third (13.22).

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The Berkeley Autumn 2012 will take place on November 17, 2012 in Berkeley, California, USA. Check out the Berkeley Autumn 2012 website for more information and registration.

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Dan Cohen won the Chesapeake Science Point Fall 2012 with an average of 10.75 seconds. Ethan Crislip finished second (11.38) and Mike Kotch finished third (11.62).

African records: Kamaru-Deen Lawal Rubik's Cube 9.33 (single), 2x2 Cube 3.50 (average).

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Dharmesh Shahu won the Chennai Mathematical Institute Open 2012 with an average of 12.35 seconds. Jishnu Jeevan finished second (13.87) and Bhargav Narasimhan finished third (14.62).

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Sergey Ryabko won the European Rubik's Cube Championship 2012 with an average of 8.89 seconds. Mats Valk finished second (9.21) and Michał Pleskowicz finished third (9.24).

World records: Marcell Endrey 3x3 blindfolded 26.36 (single).

European records: Michał Pleskowicz 2x2 Cube 2.22 (average), Bence Barát 7x7 Cube 3:08.43 (single) 3:18.54 (average), Henrik Buus Aagaard 3x3 with feet 39.02 (average), Simon Crawford Square-1 11.76 (average).

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The West Japan Big Cube 2012 will take place on November 24, 2012 in Osaka, Japan. Check out the West Japan Big Cube 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Indonesian Championship 2012 will take place on December 14-16, 2012 in Yogyakarta, Yogyakarta Special Region, Indonesia. Check out the Indonesian Championship 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The UT Open 2012 will take place on November 25, 2012 in Tokyo, Japan. Check out the UT Open 2012 website for more information and registration.

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The Magic Revenge 2012 will take place on December 30, 2012 in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Check out the Magic Revenge 2012 website for more information and registration.