Kentucky Downs Entries & Results for Sunday, September 11, 2022

Kentucky Downs, Franklin, KY
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Kentucky Downs is a European-style turf track that opened in 1990 as Dueling Grounds Race Course. In 1997 it was renamed Kentucky Downs under new owners and to this day features both flat and steeplechase racing.
Biggest stakes: The Kentucky Cup Turf Stakes, the Tourist Mile and the Dueling Grounds Derby.

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6 1/2F, Turf, $50,000 Starter Allowance
Open | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $70,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 1-2-3) 14% Takeout $0.50 Pick 5 (Races 1-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 1: Our pick is the 4/1 second choice, #2 Creative Miracle. The three-year-old gelding by Creative Cause is trained by Brad Cox and ridden by Florent Geroux. He has very good speed figures that matchup well with this group. Get Kentucky Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Bonus Appreciation

Klimt

Steven M. Asmussen

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

12/1

2 2 Picks Report

Creative Miracle

Creative Cause

Brad H. Cox

Florent Geroux

4/1

3 3

Two Birds

Bird Song

Jeff A. Hiles

Adam Beschizza

30/1

4

Winterwood

Maclean's Music

Terry J. Brennan

Rafael Bejarano

15/1

5 5

Napa Spirit (IRE)

Invincible Spirit (IRE)

Brendan P. Walsh

Tyler Gaffalione

12/1

6 6

Can't Hush This

Not This Time

Hutch Holsapple

Gabriel Saez

15/1

7 7

Words of Wisdom

Tapit

Keith L. York

Corey J. Lanerie

30/1

8 8

Romancer

Carpe Diem

Steven M. Asmussen

Jose L. Ortiz

8/1

9 9

Mumayaz

Bodemeister

Daniel C. Peitz

Francisco Arrieta

6/1

10 10

Not Yet Charlie

Fed Biz

Michael J. Maker

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

12/1

11 11

Just Say When

Not This Time

Michael J. Maker

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

3/1

12 12

B D Valeski

Mark Valeski

Gregory D. Foley

James Graham

5/1

Runner Win Place Show
Just Say When 11 $4.92 $3.00 $2.70
Napa Spirit (IRE)  5 - $5.06 $3.68
Two Birds  3 - - $7.56
Mumayaz  9 - - -
Also rans: B D Valeski, Creative Miracle, Bonus Appreciation, Can't Hush This, Words of Wisdom, Not Yet Charlie, Romancer
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Exacta 11-5 $24.40 $239,204.00
Superfecta 11-5-3-9 $2,483.80 $86,870.00
Trifecta 11-5-3 $472.24 $131,766.00
Fractions and final time: :22.36, :46.73, 1:10.68, 1:17.04
Winning Owner: Mark D. Breen
Winning Breeder: Romar Farm LLC & BRS
JUST SAY WHEN was away alertly, then was rated off the lead to prompt the pace two wide on the turn, made a three wide bid leaving the quarter pole and hit the front at the furlong marker and kicked away to prove best, driving.

6 1/2F, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $150,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 2-3-4) 14% Takeout $0.50 Pick 4 (Races 2-3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 2: The pick is the 10/1 sixth choice on the ML, #10 Tasterfor the King. The two-year-old gelding by Iqbaal is trained by Wesley Ward and ridden by Tyler Gaffalione. He has a top trainer who has shown the ability to prepare a first time starter to win on debut. Get Kentucky Downs Picks for all of today's races.

  • This race has 9 first-time starters Get the first-timer report today
# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Augustus Blue

Point of Entry

Lacy Kerrick

Jareth Loveberry

30/1

2 2

Mr Majestic

Mastery

Joe Sharp

Jose L. Ortiz

20/1

3 3

Zed

Arrogate

Doug F. O'Neill

Gerardo Corrales

4/1

4 4

River Boy

Sharp Azteca

Claude R. McGaughey III

Julien R. Leparoux

9/2

5 5

Permafrost

Frosted

Steven M. Asmussen

Joel Rosario

6/1

6 6

The Bookkeeper

Frosted

James P. DiVito

Adam Beschizza

6/1

7 7

Blamethegoodtimes

Blame

Brian A. Lynch

Geovanni Franco

10/1

8 8

Retained

Bayern

Brendan P. Walsh

Martin Garcia

7/2

9 9

Ghent

Cairo Prince

Sarah Hamilton

Francisco Arrieta

15/1

10 10 Picks Report

Tasterfor the King

Iqbaal

Wesley A. Ward

Tyler Gaffalione

10/1

11 11

I Ninety Five

Cloud Computing

Michael J. Maker

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

12/1

12 12

Meant to Be Lucky

Lookin At Lucky

Jason Barkley

James Graham

20/1

13

Iguazu (IRE)

Zoffany (IRE)

Wesley A. Ward

Tyler Gaffalione

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

14

Curlins Incharge

Curlin

Dale L. Romans

Joseph Talamo

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

15

Speed Institute

Frosted

Doug F. O'Neill

Alex Achard

(Also-eligible)

12/1

AE

16

Communication Memo

Bolt d'Oro

Steven M. Asmussen

Joel Rosario

(Also-eligible)

12/1

AE

Runner Win Place Show
Blamethegoodtimes  7 $19.72 $10.48 $8.08
Retained  8 - $6.22 $4.06
Ghent  9 - - $12.92
Permafrost  5 - - -
Also rans: Meant to Be Lucky, Tasterfor the King, The Bookkeeper, River Boy, Augustus Blue, I Ninety Five, Mr Majestic, Zed
Pool Finish $2 Payout Total Pool
Daily Double 11-7 $99.48 $81,537.00
Exacta 7-8 $93.54 $224,780.00
Superfecta 7-8-9-5 $12,009.60 $82,011.00
Trifecta 7-8-9 $1,346.96 $113,635.00
Fractions and final time: :23.26, :48.15, 1:13.54, 1:20.23
Winning Owner: Sayjay Racing LLC
Winning Breeder: Robert Low & Lawana Low
BLAMETHEGOODTIMES vied for the early lead between rivals, then rated off the pace by the five sixteenths pole on the inside, then made a inside bid and took over leaving the furlong marker and drew off to prove much the best while being ridden out.

Maker wins record 7th training title at Kentucky Downs

Mike Maker wins a record 7th training title at Kentucky Downs.

6 1/2F, Turf, $62,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $170,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 3-4-5)

  • Picks Report HRN Power Pick selection. (races 1-3 provided free)
    Race 3: The pick is the 10/1 fifth choice on the morning line, #13 Kept Waiting. The five-year-old mare by Broken Vow is trained by Robert N. Falcone, Jr. and ridden by Irad Ortiz, Jr.. She has top ratings across all categories - good speed figures, top trainer and top jockey. Get Kentucky Downs Picks for all of today's races.

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Alwayz Late

Animal Kingdom

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

3/1

2 2

Ride the Plan

Candy Ride (ARG)

Ignacio Correas, IV

Vincent Cheminaud

12/1

3 3

Arrobatic

Arrogate

Chad C. Brown

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

7/2

4 4

Fouzia

Sky Mesa

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Edgard J. Zayas

20/1

5

Dontyouremember

Misremembered

Michael E. Lauer

Mickaelle Michel

30/1

6 6

Nota Bene

Declaration of War

Ian R. Wilkes

Chris Landeros

10/1

7 7

Kestenna (GB)

Pride Of Dubai (AUS)

Edward Vaughan

Julien R. Leparoux

30/1

8 8

Sharp Hero

Hero of Order

Bradley S. Ross

Jareth Loveberry

20/1

9 9

Signify

Speightstown

Rodolphe Brisset

Tyler Gaffalione

4/1

10 10

Shes Bout a Mover

Mastery

Brendan P. Walsh

James Graham

6/1

11 11

Touch of Class

Mizzen Mast

Bernard S. Flint

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

12/1

12 12

Madrilena (ARG)

Orpen

Paulo H. Lobo

Gerardo Corrales

15/1

13 Picks Report

Kept Waiting

Broken Vow

Robert N. Falcone, Jr.

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

14

Kitty's Promise

Holiday Promise

Aveory Faircloth

Jack Gilligan

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

1M, Turf, $62,500 Allowance Optional Claiming
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $170,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 4-5-6)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Fair Game

Honor Code

Victoria H. Oliver

Rafael Bejarano

10/1

2

Gather as You Go

Curlin

Thomas F. Proctor

Mickaelle Michel

12/1

3 3

Lady Frosted

Frosted

Michael J. Maker

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/1

4 4

Champagne Lady

Uncle Mo

Claude R. McGaughey III

Tyler Gaffalione

5/1

5 5

Jezebel's Kitten

Kitten's Joy

Christopher Davis

Florent Geroux

10/1

6 6

Demodog

American Pharoah

Brendan P. Walsh

Vincent Cheminaud

9/2

7 7

Lady Hideaway

Run Away and Hide

Ian R. Wilkes

Jose L. Ortiz

15/1

8 8

Sugar Fix

Treasure Beach (GB)

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Edgard J. Zayas

6/1

9 9

Kneesnhips

Connect

Thomas M. Amoss

Edgar Morales

12/1

10 10

Undisturbed

Lea

Ian R. Wilkes

Chris Landeros

6/1

11

Vezpa (BRZ)

Agnes Gold (JPN)

Paulo H. Lobo

Joseph Talamo

20/1

12 12

Flown

Kitten's Joy

Brendan P. Walsh

Joel Rosario

12/1

13

Lady Arsinoe

Pioneerof the Nile

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

(Also-eligible)

12/1

AE

14

Champagne Ivy

Shackleford

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Edgard J. Zayas

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

15

Miller's Maiden

Vancouver (AUS)

Robert Medina

Jose Lezcano

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

16

Discreet Kitty

Discreet Cat

Luis A. Jurado

David Cohen

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

Zandon’s owner seeks another ‘cool’ experience in Cigar Mile

Owner Jeff Drown hopes Zandon provides him more Grade 1 joy in Cigar Mile.

7F, Turf, Allowance
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $160,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 5-6-7) 14% Takeout $0.50 Pick 4 (Races 5-6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Kant Believe It

Kantharos

James P. DiVito

Adam Beschizza

9/2

2 2

American Starlet

Twirling Candy

Wesley A. Ward

Tyler Gaffalione

6/1

3 3

Economic Hangover

We Miss Artie

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Edgard J. Zayas

12/1

4 4

Fantail (GB)

Zoffany (IRE)

George Papaprodromou

Joe Bravo

8/1

5 5

Bitty Boss

Street Boss

Brendan P. Walsh

Julien R. Leparoux

15/1

6 6

Infinite Potential (IRE)

Invincible Spirit (IRE)

Ignacio Correas, IV

Vincent Cheminaud

20/1

7 7

Blamethechampagne

Candy Ride (ARG)

Ian R. Wilkes

Corey J. Lanerie

30/1

8 8

Querobin Dourada

Capo Bastone

Paulo H. Lobo

Joseph Talamo

20/1

9 9

Park On the Nile

Cairo Prince

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

10/1

10 10

Boxing Day

Street Boss

Brendan P. Walsh

Jose L. Ortiz

12/1

11 11

Al Qahira

Cairo Prince

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

2/1

12 12

Decree of Love

Declaration of War

Michael J. Maker

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

10/1

13

Tequilera

Vancouver (AUS)

Michael R. Matz

Florent Geroux

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

14

Isn't She Lovely

Into Mischief

Michael J. Maker

Tyler Gaffalione

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

15

Ball Gown

Twirling Candy

Victoria H. Oliver

Rafael Bejarano

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

16

Top Gun Girl

Air Force Blue

Wesley A. Ward

Jose L. Ortiz

(Also-eligible)

15/1

AE

6 1/2F, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $150,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 6-7-8)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Cynwyd

Speightstown

Wesley A. Ward

Tyler Gaffalione

7/2

2 2

Greys the Boy

Midnight Lute

Gregory D. Foley

Florent Geroux

5/1

3 3

Shannonrun

Magician (IRE)

Anna Decker

Javier Padron-Barcenas

30/1

4 4

Sutherland

Twirling Candy

W. Bret Calhoun

Reylu Gutierrez

4/1

5 5

Baladine

Bal a Bali (BRZ)

Dee Poulos

Francisco Arrieta

30/1

6 6

Master Game

Mastery

Mark E. Casse

Adam Beschizza

12/1

7 7

Vinco

Quality Road

Dallas Stewart

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

20/1

8 8

Triple Option

Shackleford

Robert Medina

Jose Lezcano

30/1

9 9

Almanzo

Tapit

Wesley A. Ward

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

6/1

10 10

Veritable

Verrazano

Cherie DeVaux

Gabriel Saez

6/1

11

Street Fight

Street Boss

Michael A. Tomlinson

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

8/1

12 12

Dom Gervasio

Astern (AUS)

Ignacio Correas, IV

Vincent Cheminaud

20/1

13

Edge of Glory

Shackleford

John Ennis

Declan Cannon

(Also-eligible)

20/1

AE

14 14

Cleat

War Front

William I. Mott

Joel Rosario

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

15

Go Bali Go

Bal a Bali (BRZ)

Jonathan Nance

Tyler Gaffalione

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

16

Lisa's Guy

Guys Reward

Wayne R. French

Jane Elliott

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

Why Tuskegee Airmen is a playable favorite in Remsen

At 9-5 or better, Tuskegee Airmen is the pick in the Remsen Stakes.

6 1/2F, Turf, $80,000 Allowance Optional Claiming
Open | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $180,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 7-8-9) 14% Takeout $0.50 Pick 5 (Races 7-11)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Perfect Speighty

Speightstown

Dallas Stewart

Julien R. Leparoux

12/1

2 2

Maxwell Esquire

Discreet Cat

Michael J. Maker

Tyler Gaffalione

5/1

3 3

Mr. Hustle

Declaration of War

Michael J. Maker

Ricardo Santana, Jr.

12/1

4 4

Bad Beat Brian

Jack Milton

Brittany A. Vanden Berg

Christopher A. Emigh

10/1

5

Dyn O Mite

Goldencents

J. Keith Desormeaux

James Graham

10/1

6

Bakers Bay

More Than Ready

Claude R. McGaughey III

Jose Lezcano

6/1

7 7

Outadore

Outwork

Wesley A. Ward

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

15/1

8

Night Time

Majesticperfection

Dale L. Romans

Joel Rosario

20/1

9 9

Newsworthy

Tapit

William I. Mott

Jose L. Ortiz

3/1

10 10

Rustler

Dominus

William D. Cowans

Colby J. Hernandez

4/1

11 11

Into the Sunrise

Into Mischief

Mark E. Casse

Florent Geroux

15/1

12 12

African Heritage

Cairo Prince

Maria Ines Mejia

Jareth Loveberry

30/1

13

Milton the Monster

Jack Milton

John C. Servis

Tyler Gaffalione

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

14

Joyful Heart

Kitten's Joy

George S. Bush

Victor Lebron

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

6 1/2F, Turf, Ainsworth Untapable S.
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $500,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 8-9-10) 14% Takeout $0.50 Pick 4 (Races 8-9-10-11)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1

Half a Chance

Flatter

Wesley A. Ward

Jose L. Ortiz

7/2

2 2

Danse Macabre

Army Mule

Kelsey Danner

Adam Beschizza

3/1

3 3

Bling

American Pharoah

Victoria H. Oliver

Rafael Bejarano

4/1

4 4

Recinto Rompere

Karakontie (JPN)

Arnaud Delacour

Joel Rosario

9/2

5 5

Tiki Bar

Karakontie (JPN)

Michael Stidham

Tyler Gaffalione

12/1

6 6

Numero Seis

Frosted

Joe Sharp

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

10/1

7

All the Envy

Shaman Ghost

Marc C. Ricker

Rene Diaz

30/1

8 8

Alluring Angel (GB)

Fastnet Rock (AUS)

Jorge R. Abreu

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

5/1

Head to Head: Handicapping the Cigar Mile

Who's the pick: the heavy favorite Zandon or Mind Control in his swan song?

6 1/2F, Turf, Nelson's Green Brier Tennessee Whiskey Music City S.
Fillies | 3 Year Olds
Purse: $500,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double / $0.50 Pick 3 (Races 9-10-11)

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Have A Good Day (IRE)

Adaay (IRE)

Gustavo Delgado

Rafael Bejarano

6/1

2 2

Sister Lou Ann

Frosted

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Edgard J. Zayas

10/1

3 3

Poppy Flower

Lea

William I. Mott

Jose L. Ortiz

4/1

4

Koala Princess

More Than Ready

Arnaud Delacour

Joel Rosario

3/1

5 5

Dreamworker

Animal Kingdom

Joe Sharp

Gerardo Corrales

30/1

6 6

Oeuvre

Shackleford

Chris M. Block

Jareth Loveberry

12/1

7 7

Freedom Speaks

American Freedom

Jeremiah C. Englehart

Jose Lezcano

8/1

8 8

Bubble Rock

More Than Ready

Brad H. Cox

Florent Geroux

5/1

9 9

Royal Engagement

Palace Malice

Michelle Lovell

Adam Beschizza

20/1

10 10

Glenall (IRE)

Coulsty (IRE)

George Papaprodromou

Joe Bravo

15/1

11 11

Majestic d'Oro

Speightster

Brendan P. Walsh

Tyler Gaffalione

15/1

12 12

Happy Soul

Runhappy

Wesley A. Ward

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

15/1

13

Static Fire

Speightster

Brian A. Lynch

Julien R. Leparoux

(Also-eligible)

7/2

AE

14

Seduce

Into Mischief

H. Graham Motion

Mickaelle Michel

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

15

Sunday Grace

Overanalyze

Rey Hernandez

Marcelino Pedroza, Jr.

(Also-eligible)

30/1

AE

1 5/16M, Turf, AGS Ladies Marathon S.
Fillies & Mares | 3 Year Olds And Up
Purse: $550,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / Double

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Adventuring

Pioneerof the Nile

Brad H. Cox

Joel Rosario

4/1

2 2

Luck Money

Lookin At Lucky

Arnaud Delacour

Vincent Cheminaud

15/1

3 3

Oliviaofthedesert

Bernardini

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

12/1

4 4

Flippant

Tapit

Victoria H. Oliver

Rafael Bejarano

6/1

5 5

Core Values

Honor Code

Victoria H. Oliver

Gerardo Corrales

5/1

6 6

Disappearing Act

Magician (IRE)

Carlos Santamaria

Joe Bravo

10/1

7 7

Stand Tall

Uncle Mo

George R. Arnold, II

Florent Geroux

8/1

8 8

Family Way

Uncle Mo

Brendan P. Walsh

Tyler Gaffalione

3/2

9 9

Viburnum

Include

Kelsey Danner

Adam Beschizza

20/1

DeRosa: Support Fair Grounds 15% takeout Pick 5

DeRosa: Fair Grounds reduces takeout on Pick 5, and horseplayers should support it.

1M, Turf, Maiden Special Weight
Fillies | 2 Year Olds
Purse: $150,000

Exacta / $0.50 Trifecta / Superfecta / $0.50 Super Hi-5

# PP Horse / Sire Trainer / Jockey ML
1 1

Safeen

War Front

Eddie Kenneally

Rafael Bejarano

12/1

2 2

Chanel Point

Point of Entry

Wayne M. Catalano

Jareth Loveberry

5/1

3 3

Mad Madame Mim (IRE)

Teofilo (IRE)

Saffie A. Joseph, Jr.

Tyler Gaffalione

6/1

4 4

Words of Praise

English Channel

Michael J. Maker

Irad Ortiz, Jr.

9/2

5 5

She Has the Look

Good Magic

Dale L. Romans

Joseph Talamo

20/1

6

Peacock Alley

Nyquist

Kenneth G. McPeek

Julien R. Leparoux

12/1

7 7

Psychedelic

Funtastic

Kelsey Danner

Joseph Rocco, Jr.

8/1

8 8

Lady Squared

Goldencents

Kenneth G. McPeek

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

8/1

9 9

Ancient Relic

California Chrome

Jeff A. Hiles

Adam Beschizza

15/1

10

Song of Storms

Mor Spirit

Aveory Faircloth

Jack Gilligan

30/1

11 11

Queenanne'srevenge

Midshipman

Brad H. Cox

Florent Geroux

10/1

12 12

Sabalenka

Good Samaritan

D. Whitworth Beckman

Jose L. Ortiz

7/2

13

Marmo Moon

Malibu Moon

William Walden

Tyler Gaffalione

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

14

Audaciousness

Munnings

Albert M. Stall, Jr.

Brian Joseph Hernandez, Jr.

(Also-eligible)

10/1

AE

15

Moon Magic Chrissy

Air Force Blue

Eddie Kenneally

Rafael Bejarano

(Also-eligible)

6/1

AE

16

Beck and Call

Empire Maker

Brendan P. Walsh

Jose L. Ortiz

(Also-eligible)

12/1

AE

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Maker wins record 7th training title at Kentucky Downs

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