Tontowi Ahmad

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Tontowi Ahmad
Yonex IFB 2013 - Quarterfinal - Tontowi Ahmad - Liliyana Natsir vs Chris Adcock - Gabrielle White 27.jpg
Tontowi Ahmad at the 2013 French Open Superseries
Personal information
Country Indonesia
Born (1987-07-18) 18 July 1987 (age 33)
Banyumas, Central Java, Indonesia
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Retired18 May 2020 [1]
HandednessRight
CoachRichard Mainaky
Mixed doubles
Highest ranking1 (XD with Liliyana Natsir 3 May 2018)
15 (XD with Winny Oktavina Kandow 24 September 2019)
261 (XD with Apriyani Rahayu 17 March 2020)
BWF profile

Tontowi Ahmad (born 18 July 1987) is a retired Indonesian badminton player. He plays for PB. Djarum, a badminton club in Kudus, Central Java and joined the club in 2005. Tontowi Ahmad rose to prominence in the world badminton in 2010 when he paired with the established mixed doubles star Liliyana Natsir. With Natsir he won the 2016 Olympic gold medal in the mixed doubles category. [2]

Contents

Career

Olympic Games

Ahmad made his debut at the Olympic Games in 2012 London. He competed in the mixed doubles event with partner Liliyana Natsir and finished fourth.

Ahmad and Natsir at the 2012 Summer Olympics Badminton at the 2012 Summer Olympics 9341.jpg
Ahmad and Natsir at the 2012 Summer Olympics
2012 Summer Olympics – Mixed doubles
RoundPartnerOpponentScoreResult
Group stage Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of India.svg Valiyaveetil Diju
Flag of India.svg Jwala Gutta
21–16, 21–12Win
Group stage Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Yong-dae
Flag of South Korea.svg Ha Jung-eun
21–19, 21–12Win
Group stage Flag of Denmark.svg Thomas Laybourn
Flag of Denmark.svg Kamilla Rytter Juhl
24–22, 21–16Win
Quarterfinal Flag of Germany.svg Michael Fuchs
Flag of Germany.svg Birgit Michels
21–15, 21–9Win
Semifinal Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xu Chen [2]
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Ma Jin
21–16, 18–21, 13–21Lost
Bronze-final Flag of Denmark.svg Joachim Fischer Nielsen [3]
Flag of Denmark.svg Christinna Pedersen
12–21, 12–21Lost (4th)

Ahmad made his second appearances at the Olympic Games in 2016 Rio. Paired with Liliyana Natsir, the duo won the gold medal at the end after beating Chan Peng Soon and Goh Liu Ying of Malaysia. Ahmad and Natsir won all of their matches in straight sets, including against the current no. 1-ranked Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei.

2016 Summer Olympics – Mixed doubles
RoundPartnerOpponentScoreResult
Group stage Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Australia (converted).svg Robin Middleton
Flag of Australia (converted).svg Leanne Choo
21–7, 21–8Win
Group stage Flag of Thailand.svg Bodin Issara
Flag of Thailand.svg Savitree Amitrapai
21–11, 21–13Win
Group stage Flag of Malaysia.svg Chan Peng Soon
Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Liu Ying
21–15, 21–11Win
Quarterfinal Flag of Indonesia.svg Praveen Jordan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Debby Susanto
21–16, 21–11Win
Semifinal Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan [1]
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
21–16, 21-15Win
Final Flag of Malaysia.svg Chan Peng Soon
Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Liu Ying
21-14, 21-12 Med 1.png Gold

Achievements

Olympic Games

Mixed doubles

YearVenuePartnerOpponentScoreResult
2016 Riocentro - Pavilion 4, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Malaysia.svg Chan Peng Soon
Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Liu Ying
21–14, 21–12 Med 1.png Gold

BWF World Championships

Mixed doubles

YearVenuePartnerOpponentScoreResult
2011 Wembley Arena, London, England Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of England.svg Chris Adcock
Flag of Scotland.svg Imogen Bankier
16–21, 19–21 Med 3.png Bronze
2013 Tianhe Sports Center, Guangzhou, China Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xu Chen
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Ma Jin
21–13, 16–21, 22–20 Med 1.png Gold
2015 Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Indonesia Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
22–20, 21–23, 12–21 Med 3.png Bronze
2017 Emirates Arena, Glasgow, Scotland Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Siwei
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Chen Qingchen
15–21, 21–16, 21–15 Med 1.png Gold

Asian Games

Mixed doubles

YearVenuePartnerOpponentScoreResult
2014 Gyeyang Gymnasium, Incheon, South Korea Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
16–21, 14–21 Med 2.png Silver
2018 Istora Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta, Indonesia Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Siwei
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Huang Yaqiong
13–21, 18–21 Med 3.png Bronze

Asian Championships

Mixed doubles

YearVenuePartnerOpponentScoreResult
2015 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Hong Kong.svg Lee Chun Hei
Flag of Hong Kong.svg Chau Hoi Wah
21–16, 21–15 Med 1.png Gold
2016 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
21–16, 9–21, 17–21 Med 2.png Silver
2018 Wuhan Sports Center Gymnasium, Wuhan, China Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Wang Yilü
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Huang Dongping
17–21, 17–21 Med 2.png Silver

Southeast Asian Games

Mixed doubles

YearVenuePartnerOpponentScoreResult
2011 Istora Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta, Indonesia Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Thailand.svg Sudket Prapakamol
Flag of Thailand.svg Saralee Thoungthongkam
21–7, 21–14 Med 1.png Gold

BWF World Tour (1 title, 3 runners-up)

The BWF World Tour, which was announced on 19 March 2017 and implemented in 2018, [3] is a series of elite badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). The BWF World Tours are divided into levels of World Tour Finals, Super 1000, Super 750, Super 500, Super 300 (part of the HSBC World Tour), and the BWF Tour Super 100. [4]

Mixed doubles

YearTournamentLevelPartnerOpponentScoreResult
2018 Indonesia Masters Super 500 Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Siwei
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Huang Yaqiong
14–21, 11–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2018 Indonesia Open Super 1000 Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Malaysia.svg Chan Peng Soon
Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Liu Ying
21–17, 21–8Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2018 Singapore Open Super 500 Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Soon Huat
Flag of Malaysia.svg Shevon Jemie Lai
19–21, 18–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2019 Indonesia MastersSuper 500 Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Siwei
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Huang Yaqiong
21–19, 19–21, 16–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up

BWF Superseries (16 titles, 8 runners-up)

The BWF Superseries, which was launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, [5] is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries levels are Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries consists of twelve tournaments around the world that have been introduced since 2011. [6] Successful players are invited to the Superseries Finals, which are held at the end of each year.

Mixed doubles

YearTournamentPartnerOpponentScoreResult
2011 India Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Fran Kurniawan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Pia Zebadiah Bernadeth
21–18, 23–21Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2011 Singapore Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Chen Hung-ling
Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Cheng Wen-hsing
21–14, 27–25Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2011 Indonesia Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
22–20, 14–21, 9–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2012 All England Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Denmark.svg Thomas Laybourn
Flag of Denmark.svg Kamilla Rytter Juhl
21–17, 21–19Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2012 India Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Thailand.svg Sudket Prapakamol
Flag of Thailand.svg Saralee Thoungthongkam
21–16, 12–21, 21–14Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2012 Indonesia Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Thailand.svg Sudket Prapakamol
Flag of Thailand.svg Saralee Thoungthongkam
17–21, 21–17, 13–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2012 Denmark Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xu Chen
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Ma Jin
21–23, 26–24, 11–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2013 All England Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
21–13, 21–17Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2013 India Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of South Korea.svg Ko Sung-hyun
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Ha-na
21–16, 21–13Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2013 Singapore Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of South Korea.svg Yoo Yeon-seong
Flag of South Korea.svg Eom Hye-won
21–12, 21–12Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2013 Denmark Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
11–21, 20–22Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2013 China Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Denmark.svg Joachim Fischer Nielsen
Flag of Denmark.svg Christinna Pedersen
21–10, 5–21, 21–17Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2014 All England Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
21–13, 21–17Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2014 Singapore Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Riky Widianto
Flag of Indonesia.svg Puspita Richi Dili
21–15, 22–20Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2014 Denmark Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Xu Chen
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Ma Jin
20–22, 15–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2014 French Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of England.svg Chris Adcock
Flag of England.svg Gabrielle Adcock
21–9, 21–16Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2015 All England Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
10–21, 10–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2015 Korea Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhao Yunlei
16–21, 15–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2015 Denmark Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of South Korea.svg Ko Sung-hyun
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Ha-na
22–20, 18–21, 9–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2016 Malaysia Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Malaysia.svg Chan Peng Soon
Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Liu Ying
23–21, 13–21, 21–16Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2016 China Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zhang Nan
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Li Yinhui
21–13, 22–24, 21–16Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2016 Hong Kong Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Praveen Jordan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Debby Susanto
21–19, 21–17Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2017 Indonesia Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Siwei
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Chen Qingchen
22–20, 21–15Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2017 French Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Zheng Siwei
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg Chen Qingchen
22–20, 21–15Gold medal icon.svgWinner
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix (10 titles, 3 runners-up)

The BWF Grand Prix had two levels, the BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It was a series of badminton tournaments sanctioned by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) which was held from 2007 to 2017.

Mixed doubles

YearTournamentPartnerOpponentScoreResult
2007 Vietnam Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Yulianti Flag of Hong Kong.svg Hui Wai Ho
Flag of Hong Kong.svg Chau Hoi Wah
21–11, 21–13Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2008 Vietnam Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Shendy Puspa Irawati Flag of Singapore.svg Riky Widianto
Flag of Singapore.svg Vanessa Neo
21–17, 21–9Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2010 Macau Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Hendra Aprida Gunawan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Vita Marissa
21–14, 21–18Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2010 Chinese Taipei Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Hendra Aprida Gunawan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Vita Marissa
20–22, 21–14, 20–22Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2010 Indonesia Grand Prix Gold Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Markis Kido
Flag of Indonesia.svg Lita Nurlita
21–11, 21–13Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2011 Malaysia Grand Prix Gold Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Malaysia.svg Chan Peng Soon
Flag of Malaysia.svg Goh Liu Ying
18–21, 21–15, 21–19Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2011 Chinese Taipei Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of South Korea.svg Ko Sung-hyun
Flag of South Korea.svg Eom Hye-won
22–24, 21–16, 17–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2011 Macau Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Chen Hung-ling
Flag of Chinese Taipei for Olympic games.svg Cheng Wen-hsing
WalkoverGold medal icon.svgWinner
2012 Swiss Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Thailand.svg Sudket Prapakamol
Flag of Thailand.svg Saralee Thoungthongkam
21–16, 21–14Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2012 Indonesia Grand Prix Gold Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Muhammad Rijal
Flag of Indonesia.svg Debby Susanto
21–19, 21–14Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2012 Macau Open Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Muhammad Rijal
Flag of Indonesia.svg Debby Susanto
21–16, 14–21, 21–16Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2013 Indonesia Grand Prix Gold Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Praveen Jordan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Vita Marissa
20–22, 21–9, 14–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2015 Indonesian Masters Flag of Indonesia.svg Liliyana Natsir Flag of Indonesia.svg Praveen Jordan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Debby Susanto
21–18, 21–13Gold medal icon.svgWinner
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series/Satellite (3 titles, 3 runners-up)

Mixed doubles

YearTournamentPartnerOpponentScoreResult
2006 Malaysia Satellite Flag of Indonesia.svg Yulianti Flag of South Korea.svg Shin Baek-cheol
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Min-jung
16–21, 14–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2006 Cheers Asian Satellite Flag of Indonesia.svg Yulianti Flag of Indonesia.svg Lingga Lie
Flag of Indonesia.svg Devi Tika Permatasari
17–21, 22–24Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2007 Smiling Fish International Flag of Indonesia.svg Yulianti Flag of Thailand.svg Thitipong Lapho
Flag of Thailand.svg Savitree Amitrapai
21–17, 17–21, 21–17Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2007 Vietnam International Flag of Indonesia.svg Yulianti Flag of Indonesia.svg Tri Kusharyanto
Flag of Indonesia.svg Yunita Tetty
15–21, 17–21Silver medal icon.svgRunner-up
2007 Indonesia International Flag of Indonesia.svg Yulianti Flag of South Korea.svg Yoo Yeon-seong
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Min-jung
21–16, 15–21, 21–9Gold medal icon.svgWinner
2009Vietnam International Flag of Indonesia.svg Richi Puspita Dili Flag of Indonesia.svg Fran Kurniawan
Flag of Indonesia.svg Pia Zebadiah
21–14, 21–8Gold medal icon.svgWinner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

Performance timeline

National team

Team event2005
Asian Junior Championships Med 3.png Bronze
Team event2007
Summer Universiade Med 3.png Bronze
Team event2011
Southeast Asian Games Med 1.png Gold
Team event2019
Asia Mixed Team Championships Med 3.png Bronze
Team event201020142018
Asian Games Med 3.png Bronze QF Med 2.png Silver
Team event2013201520172019
Sudirman Cup Med 3.png Bronze Med 3.png Bronze GS DNP

Individual competitions

Event2011
Southeast Asian Games Med 1.png Gold
Event20082010201520162018
Asian Championships R1 QF Med 1.png Gold Med 2.png Silver Med 2.png Silver
Event201020142018
Asian Games R16 Med 2.png Silver Med 3.png Bronze
Event20112013201420152017
World Championships Med 3.png Bronze Med 1.png Gold A Med 3.png Bronze Med 1.png Gold
Event20122016
Olympic Games 4th Med 1.png Gold
Tournament 2018 2019 2020 Best
BWF World Tour
Malaysia Masters A R2 AW (2011)
Indonesia Masters F F R2 W (2010, 2012, 2015)
Spain Masters A QF RetQF (2019)
German Open A R2 R2 (2008, 2019)
All England Open R2 QF W (2012, 2013, 2014)
Singapore Open F AW (2011, 2013, 2014)
Australian Open A R1 SF (2015)
Chinese Taipei Open w/d QF F (2010, 2011)
Korea Open A R1 F (2015)
China Open R2 QF W (2013, 2016)
Japan Open w/d R1 QF (2015)
Denmark Open SF R1 F (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
French Open QF R1 W (2014, 2017)
Fuzhou China Open QF AQF (2018)
Hong Kong Open R1 R1 W (2016)
Indonesia Open W QF W (2017, 2018)
Malaysia Open QF QF W (2016)
Thailand Open A R1 R2 (2007)
India Open w/d QF W (2011, 2012, 2013)
Year-end ranking4161
Tournament 2018 2019 2020 Best
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Superseries
All England Open A R2 W W W F QF QF W (2012, 2013, 2014)
India Open GPG W W W SF A w/d AW (2011, 2012, 2013)
Malaysia Open A R1 SF A SF SF W SF W (2016)
Singapore Open R2 W R2 W W SF SF R1 W (2011, 2013, 2014)
Australian Open GPGPG w/d SF R1 R1 SF (2015)
Indonesia Open R2 F F SF SF SF R2 W W (2017)
Japan Open A R2 A QF AQF (2015)
Korea Open A QF QF QF A F AF (2015)
Denmark Open A R1 F F F F R2 SF F (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
French Open A SF QF QF W R1 A W W (2014, 2017)
China Open A R2 SF W QF R1 W QF W (2013, 2016)
Hong Kong Open R2 A QF A W AW (2016)
BWF Superseries Finals DNQ GS GS GS GS GS w/d SF SF (2017)
Year-end ranking4142232332
Tournament 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
Tournament 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 Best
BWF Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold
German Open A R1 (MD)
R2(XD)
AR2 (2008)
India Open N/A R1 (MD)
R2 (XD)
SF ASSSF (2009)
Malaysia Masters N/A R1 A W A R1 SF W (2011)
Swiss Open SS SF W SF A SF A R2 W (2012)
Philippines Open AN/A R2 N/AR2 (2009)
New Zealand Open A SF N/AICN/AASF (2009)
Thailand Open R2 R1 AN/AAN/AAR2 (2007)
Chinese Taipei Open A R1 SF F F AF (2010, 2011)
Indonesian Masters N/A W R2 W F A W AN/AW (2010, 2012, 2015)
Macau Open A R2 A W W W AW (2010, 2011, 2012)
Dutch Open R2(XD) AR2 (2007)
Vietnam Open R1 (MD)
W(XD)
W SF AW (2007, 2008)
Russian Open QF(MD)
R1 (XD)
AQF (2007)
Year-end ranking364142232332

Record against selected opponents

Mixed doubles results with Liliyana Natsir against Super Series finalists, Worlds Semi-finalists, and Olympic quarterfinalists. [7]

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