Baseball

WCL

West Coast League

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League standings

East Division

W L

Wenatchee AppleSox 12 3

Bellingham Bells 12 5

Kelowna Falcons 9 5

Walla Walla Sweets 4 11

West Division

W L

Corvallis Knights 14 4

Bend Elks 8 6

Cowlitz Black Bears 5 11

Kitsap BlueJackets 6 14

Klamath Falls Gems 2 13

Thursday’s Games

Kitsap 11, Bend 7

Cowlitz 5, Bellingham 4 (11)

Kelowna 14, Walla Walla 3

Today’s Games

Kitsap at Bend, 6:35 p.m.

Bellingham at Cowlitz, 6:35 p.m.

Walla Walla at Kelowna, 6:35 p.m.

Klamath Falls at Wenatchee, 7:05 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

Bend at Kelowna, 6:35 p.m.

Bellingham at Cowlitz, 6:35 p.m.

Walla Walla at Kitsap, 6:35 p.m.

Klamath Falls at Wenatchee, 7:05 p.m.

Thursday’s summary

BlueJackets 11, Elks 7

Kitsap 100 100 612 — 11 14 5

Bend 011 230 000 — 7 9 4

Hewey, Timko (5), Feldyman (9) and Olson, Zarate. Doyle, Zandona (5), Brija (7), McAlister (7), Snyder (7), Peterson (8), Hildenberger (9) and Gallegos, Chase. W — Timko. L — Snyder. 2B—Kitsap: Jewett, Hoskins 2. 3B—Kitsap: Torres, Casper. HR—Kitsap: Casper.

College

NCAA College World Series Glance

At TD Ameritrade Park Omaha

Omaha, Neb.

All Times PDT

Double Elimination

x-if necessary

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Friday, June 15

UCLA 9, Stony Brook 1

Arizona 4, Florida State 3, 12 innings

Saturday, June 16

Arkansas 8, Kent State 1

South Carolina 7, Florida 3

Sunday, June 17

Florida State 12, Stony Brook 2, Stony Brook eliminated

Arizona 4, UCLA 0

Monday, June 18

Kent State 5, Florida 4, Florida eliminated

Arkansas 2, South Carolina 1

Tuesday, June 19

Florida State 4, UCLA 1, UCLA eliminated

Wednesday, June 20

Kent State vs. South Carolina, ppd.

Thursday, June 21

South Carolina 4, Kent State 1, Kent State eliminated

Arizona 10, Florida State 3, Arizona advances

South Carolina 2, Arkansas 0

Today, June 22

Arkansas (46-21) vs. South Carolina (48-18), 5 p.m.

Championship Series

(Best-of-3)

Sunday, June 24

Game 1 — Arizona (46-17) vs. Arkansas-South Carolina winner, 5 p.m.

Monday, June 25

Game 2 — Arizona (46-17) vs. Arkansas-South Carolina winner, 5 p.m.

Tuesday, June 26

x-Game 3 — Arizona (46-17) vs. Arkansas-South Carolina winner, 5 p.m.

Basketball

NBA

National Basketball Association

NBA Playoff Glance

All Times PDT

(x-if necessary)

(Best-of-7)

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FINALS

Miami 4, Oklahoma City 1

Tuesday, June 12: Oklahoma City 105, Miami 94

Thursday, June 14: Miami 100, Oklahoma City 96

Sunday, June 17: Miami 91, Oklahoma City 85

Today, June 19: Miami 104, Oklahoma City 98

Thursday, June 21: Miami 121, Oklahoma City 106

Thursday’s summary

Heat 121, Thunder 106

OKLAHOMA CITY (106)

Durant 13-24 3-3 32, Ibaka 3-9 3-4 9, Perkins 1-4 0-0 2, Westbrook 4-20 11-13 19, Sefolosha 0-2 0-0 0, Harden 5-11 6-6 19, Collison 1-3 0-0 2, Fisher 4-7 0-0 11, Cook 1-2 0-0 2, Aldrich 1-1 0-0 2, Hayward 1-2 0-0 2, Ivey 2-2 0-0 6. Totals 36-87 23-26 106.

MIAMI (121)

James 9-19 8-9 26, Battier 4-8 0-0 11, Bosh 9-14 5-5 24, Chalmers 3-6 2-2 10, Wade 7-12 6-9 20, Miller 7-11 2-2 23, Haslem 0-1 1-2 1, Cole 1-4 0-0 3, Jones 0-1 0-0 0, Howard 0-1 0-0 0, Turiaf 0-0 0-0 0, Harris 0-0 3-4 3. Totals 40-77 27-33 121.

Oklahoma City 26 23 22 35 — 106

Miami 31 28 36 26 — 121

3-Point Goals—Oklahoma City 11-28 (Fisher 3-6, Durant 3-6, Harden 3-8, Ivey 2-2, Sefolosha 0-1, Westbrook 0-5), Miami 14-26 (Miller 7-8, Battier 3-7, Chalmers 2-4, Bosh 1-1, Cole 1-2, Jones 0-1, James 0-3). Fouled Out—None. Rebounds—Oklahoma City 49 (Durant 11), Miami 48 (James 11). Assists—Oklahoma City 19 (Westbrook 6), Miami 25 (James 13). Total Fouls—Oklahoma City 29, Miami 21. Flagrant Fouls—Fisher. A—20,003 (19,600).

NBA Finals Most Valuable Players

2012 — LeBron James, Miami

2011 — Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas

2010 — Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers

2009 — Kobe Bryant, L.A. Lakers

2008 — Paul Pierce, Boston

2007 — Tony Parker, San Antonio

2006 — Dwyane Wade, Miami

2005 — Tim Duncan, San Antonio

2004 — Chauncey Billups, Detroit

2003 — Tim Duncan, San Antonio

2002 — Shaquille O’Neal, L.A. Lakers

2001 — Shaquille O’Neal, L.A. Lakers

2000 — Shaquille O’Neal, L.A. Lakers

1999 — Tim Duncan, San Antonio

1998 — Michael Jordan, Chicago

1997 — Michael Jordan, Chicago

1996 — Michael Jordan, Chicago

1995 — Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston

1994 — Hakeem Olajuwon, Houston

1993 — Michael Jordan, Chicago

1992 — Michael Jordan, Chicago

1991 — Michael Jordan, Chicago

1990 — Isiah Thomas, Detroit

1989 — Joe Dumars, Detroit

1988 — James Worthy, L.A. Lakers

1987 — Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers

1986 — Larry Bird, Boston

1985 — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, L.A. Lakers

1984 — Larry Bird, Boston

1983 — Moses Malone, Philadelphia

1982 — Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers

1981 — Cedric Maxwell, Boston

1980 — Magic Johnson, L.A. Lakers

1979 — Dennis Johnson, Seattle

1978 — Wes Unseld, Washington

1977 — Bill Walton, Portland

1976 — Jo Jo White, Boston

1975 — Rick Barry, Golden State

1974 — John Havlicek, Boston

1973 — Willis Reed, New York

1972 — Wilt Chamberlain, L.A. Lakers

1971 — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Milwaukee

1970 — Willis Reed, New York

1969 — Jerry West, L.A. Lakers

WNBA

Women’s National Basketball Association

All Times PDT

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Eastern Conference

W L Pct GB

Chicago 7 2 .778 1/2

Connecticut 9 3 .750 —

Indiana 6 4 .600 2

Atlanta 4 7 .364 4 1/2

New York 4 8 .333 5

Washington 2 7 .222 5 1/2

Western Conference

W L Pct GB

Minnesota 11 1 .917 —

Los Angeles 9 3 .750 2

San Antonio 4 4 .500 5

Phoenix 3 7 .300 7

Seattle 3 7 .300 7

Tulsa 1 10 .091 9 1/2

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Thursday’s Games

Indiana 95, Connecticut 61

Minnesota 102, New York 70

Today’s Game

San Antonio at Seattle, 7 p.m.

Saturday’s Games

Chicago at Minnesota, 9:30 a.m.

Indiana at Tulsa, 5 p.m.

Los Angeles at Phoenix, 6 p.m.

Soccer

MLS

MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER

All Times PDT

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Eastern Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

D.C. 9 4 3 30 29 19

Sporting Kansas City 9 3 2 29 20 11

New York 8 4 3 27 28 22

Chicago 6 5 3 21 18 18

Houston 5 4 5 20 18 19

Columbus 5 4 4 19 13 13

New England 5 7 2 17 18 18

Montreal 4 8 3 15 20 24

Philadelphia 2 8 2 8 8 15

Toronto FC 1 10 1 4 11 26

Western Conference

W L T Pts GF GA

Real Salt Lake 10 4 2 32 27 17

San Jose 9 3 3 30 29 18

Vancouver 7 3 5 26 18 16

Seattle 7 4 4 25 18 14

Colorado 6 8 1 19 21 21

Chivas USA 5 7 3 18 11 18

Los Angeles 5 8 2 17 19 23

Portland 3 6 4 13 12 16

FC Dallas 3 9 4 13 16 26

NOTE: Three points for victory, one point for tie.

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Saturday’s Games

New England at Toronto FC, 2:30 p.m.

Sporting Kansas City at Philadelphia, 4 p.m.

Houston at Montreal, 4:30 p.m.

Columbus at Chicago, 5:30 p.m.

Chivas USA at FC Dallas, 6 p.m.

San Jose at Real Salt Lake, 6 p.m.

Vancouver at Los Angeles, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday’s Games

Seattle FC at Portland, 2 p.m.

D.C. United at New York, 4 p.m.

International

2012 European Championship Glance

All Times PDT

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QUARTERFINALS

Thursday, June 21

At Warsaw, Poland

Portugal 1, Czech Republic 0

Today, June 22

At Gdansk, Poland

Germany vs. Greece, 11:45 a.m.

Saturday, June 23

At Kiev, Ukraine

Spain vs. France, 11:45 a.m.

Sunday, June 24

At Donetsk, Ukraine

England vs. Italy, 11:45 a.m.

SEMIFINALS

Wednesday, June 27

At Donetsk, Ukraine

Portugal vs. Kiev quarterfinal winner, 11:45 a.m.

Thursday, June 28

At Warsaw, Poland

Gdansk quarterfinal winner vs. Donetsk quarterfinal winner, 11:45 a.m.

FINAL

Sunday, July 1

At Kiev, Ukraine

Semifinal winners,11:45 a.m.

Tennis

Professiona l

UNICEF Open

Thursday

At Autotron Rosmalen

Den Bosch, Netherlands

Purse: Men, $568,250 (WT250); Women, $220,000 (Intl.)

Surface: Grass-Outdoor

Singles

Men

Quarterfinals

Philipp Petzschner, Germany, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 6-4, 7-6 (6).

Xavier Malisse, Belgium, def. Gilles Muller, Luxembourg, 6-3, 4-6, 6-1.

David Ferrer (1), Spain, def. Igor Sijsling, Netherlands, 6-0, 6-1.

Benoit Paire, France, def. Tatsuma Ito, Japan, 6-3, 7-5.

Women

Quarterfinals

Nadia Petrova (8), Russia, def. Dominika Cibulkova (3), Slovakia, 6-2, 6-0.

Urszula Radwanska, Poland, def. Sofia Arvidsson, Sweden, 6-2, 7-6 (3).

Kim Clijsters, Belgium, def. Francesca Schiavone, Italy, 6-3, 7-6 (7).

Kirsten Flipkens, Belgium, leads Roberta Vinci (6), Italy, 6-4, 6-5 (15-40), susp., rain.

AEGON International

Thursday

At Devonshire Park

Eastbourne, England

Purse: ATP, $575,700 (WT250); WTA, $637,000 (Premier)

Surface: Grass-Outdoor

Singles

Women

Quarterfinals

Marion Bartoli (4), France, def. Lucie Safarova (7), Czech Republic, 6-4, 6-2.

Klara Zakopalova, Czech Republic, def. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia, 6-3, 7-5.

Angelique Kerber (5), Germany, def. Ekaterina Makarova, Russia, 6-2, 6-4.

Tamira Paszek, Austria, def. Tsvetana Pironkova, Bulgaria, 6-0, 6-4.

Golf

PGA Tour

Travelers Championship

Thursday

At TPC River Highlands Course

Cromwell, Conn.

Purse: $6.5 million

Yardage: 6,841; Par: 70 (35-35)

First Round

David Mathis 34-30—64

Nathan Green 34-31—65

Will Claxton 31-34—65

Fredrik Jacobson 31-34—65

Jerry Kelly 34-32—66

Gary Christian 33-33—66

Roland Thatcher 35-31—66

Tim Clark 33-33—66

Rocco Mediate 34-32—66

Webb Simpson 33-33—66

Bubba Watson 32-34—66

Chez Reavie 34-32—66

Tommy Gainey 35-31—66

Kevin Kisner 33-33—66

Brandt Jobe 35-32—67

Ken Duke 32-35—67

Chris DiMarco 34-33—67

Greg Chalmers 31-36—67

Charley Hoffman 34-33—67

Matt Kuchar 36-31—67

Roberto Castro 33-34—67

Brian Davis 33-34—67

Aaron Baddeley 33-34—67

Stephen Gangluff 31-36—67

Nick O’Hern 31-37—68

Ian Poulter 33-35—68

Brian Gay 34-34—68

Derek Lamely 34-34—68

Camilo Villegas 34-34—68

Billy Mayfair 34-34—68

Seung-Yul Noh 31-37—68

Robert Karlsson 35-33—68

Kevin Streelman 34-34—68

James Driscoll 35-33—68

Garth Mulroy 33-35—68

Graham DeLaet 32-36—68

John Rollins 35-33—68

Patrick Sheehan 31-37—68

Marc Leishman 34-34—68

Stuart Appleby 32-36—68

Robert Allenby 34-34—68

Keegan Bradley 34-34—68

Harris English 33-36—69

Kris Blanks 35-34—69

Johnson Wagner 35-34—69

Louis Oosthuizen 33-36—69

Padraig Harrington 35-34—69

Shane Bertsch 35-34—69

Jeff Maggert 35-34—69

Brendon Todd 33-36—69

Blake Adams 34-35—69

Cameron Beckman 35-34—69

Cameron Tringale 36-33—69

J.J. Killeen 36-33—69

Mark Anderson 33-36—69

Danny Lee 33-36—69

Billy Hurley III 34-35—69

J.B. Holmes 36-34—70

Bo Van Pelt 33-37—70

Hunter Mahan 34-36—70

John Huh 34-36—70

Sean O’Hair 37-33—70

Heath Slocum 32-38—70

John Peterson 33-37—70

Brian Harman 36-34—70

Russell Knox 35-35—70

Charlie Wi 33-37—70

Kyle Stanley 36-34—70

Lucas Glover 35-35—70

Vaughn Taylor 35-35—70

Jamie Lovemark 37-33—70

Steven Bowditch 36-34—70

William McGirt 36-34—70

Tim Petrovic 37-34—71

Colt Knost 37-34—71

Billy Horschel 35-36—71

Arjun Atwal 35-36—71

Y.E. Yang 36-35—71

Bart Bryant 34-37—71

Vijay Singh 37-34—71

Bryce Molder 37-34—71

Rory Sabbatini 38-33—71

Chris Stroud 36-35—71

Troy Matteson 36-35—71

Daniel Summerhays 33-38—71

Miguel Angel Carballo 33-38—71

Chris Couch 34-38—72

Hunter Haas 34-38—72

Chad Campbell 33-39—72

Rod Pampling 34-38—72

John Mallinger 36-36—72

Ricky Barnes 37-35—72

John Merrick 33-39—72

K.T. Kim35-37—72

Patrick Rodgers 37-35—72

Bryden Macpherson 35-37—72

Neal Lancaster 35-37—72

Steve Marino 37-35—72

Sung Kang 34-38—72

Tim Herron 35-37—72

Zach Johnson 35-37—72

Brendon de Jonge 37-35—72

Ryan Moore 38-34—72

Bud Cauley 35-37—72

Mathew Goggin 33-39—72

Richard H. Lee 36-36—72

Fran Quinn 35-37—72

J.J. Henry 35-38—73

Jhonattan Vegas 35-38—73

Bill Lunde 35-38—73

Patrick Reed 36-37—73

Notah Begay III 36-37—73

Edward Loar 36-37—73

Charlie Beljan 34-39—73

Gavin Coles 37-36—73

D.J. Trahan 36-37—73

Kenny Perry 37-36—73

George McNeill 37-36—73

Alexandre Rocha 36-37—73

Michael Carbone 37-36—73

Ryuji Imada 37-37—74

Matt Bettencourt 39-35—74

Justin Leonard 36-38—74

Brendan Steele 37-37—74

Joe Ogilvie 35-39—74

Ryo Ishikawa 37-37—74

Jason Kokrak 38-36—74

Tom Pernice Jr. 39-35—74

Angel Cabrera 36-38—74

Michael Bradley 34-40—74

Steve Wheatcroft 37-37—74

Daniel Miernicki 35-39—74

James Hazen 36-38—74

Kyle Reifers 39-35—74

Patrick Cantlay 37-38—75

Bobby Gates 35-40—75

Scott Dunlap 37-38—75

Ted Potter, Jr. 35-40—75

Troy Kelly 38-37—75

Jason Bohn 38-38—76

Matt Jones 40-36—76

Steve Flesch 39-37—76

Kevin Stadler 39-37—76

Brad Faxon 35-41—76

Kyle Thompson 36-40—76

Tom Gillis 37-40—77

Joey Snyder III 35-42—77

Ian Marshall 37-40—77

Daniel Chopra 40-38—78

Michael Thompson 36-42—78

Michael Putnam 36-42—78

Matt McQuillan 42-36—78

Sang-Moon Bae 38-41—79

Kelly Kraft 39-40—79

Tommy Biershenk 39-43—82

Scott Brown 42-41—83

LPGA Tour

Manulife Financial Classic

Thursday

At Grey Silo Golf Course

Waterloo, Ontario

Purse: $1.3 million

Yardage: 6,532; Par: 71

Partial First Round Leaderboard

(Play suspended by lightning)

SCORE THRU

1. Sandra Changkija -8 F

2. Shanshan Feng -5 F

2. Anna Nordqvist -5 13

4. Suzann Pettersen -4 F

4. Karin Sjodin -4 F

4. Angela Stanford -4 F

4. Lacey Agnew -4 F

8. Pat Hurst -3 F

8. Jodi Ewart -3 F

8. Katie Futcher -3 F

8. Mindy Kim -3 F

12. Laura Diaz -2 F

12. Inbee Park -2 F

12. Jacqui Concolino -2 F

12. Chella Choi -2 15

12. Amy Yang -2 15

12. Mina Harigae -2 14

12. Hee Kyung Seo -2 14

12. Sun Young Yoo -2 14

12. Brittany Lang -2 13

12. Paula Creamer -2 12

12. Lexi Thompson -2 12

12. Karlin Beck -2 8

Deals

Transactions

BASEBALL

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL—Suspended Tampa Bay RHP Joel Peralta eight games for having pine tar on his glove.

American League

DETROIT TIGERS—Activated C Alex Avila from the 15-day DL. Recalled RHP Jacob Turner from Toledo (IL). Optioned RHP Luke Putkonen and C Bryan Holaday to Toledo. Assigned 1B Andrew Allen and RHP Drew VerHagen to the Gulf Coast Tigers.

KANSAS CITY ROYALS—Traded RHP Sean O’Sullivan to Toronto for cash considerations.

OAKLAND ATHLETICS—Activated LHP Jordan Norberto from the 15-day DL. Recalled C Derek Norris from Sacramento (PCL). Optioned 3B Josh Donaldson and LHP Pedro Figueroa to Sacramento.

TAMPA BAY RAYS—Claimed 2B Brooks Conrad off waivers from Milwaukee.

TORONTO BLUE JAYS—Promoted Andrew Tinnish to assistant general manager and Brian Parker to director of amateur scouting. Optioned RHP Joel Carreno to Las Vegas (PCL).

National League

ATLANTA BRAVES—Optioned RHP Todd Redmond to Gwinnett (IL). Assigned LHP Brent Leach to Mississippi (SL).

MIAMI MARLINS—Optioned RHP Chris Hatcher to New Orleans (PCL). Recalled LHP Mike Dunn from New Orleans (PCL).

MILWAUKEE BREWERS—Optioned RHP Tyler Thornburg to Nashville (PCL). Recalled RHP Mike McClendon from Nashville.

PHILADELPHIA PHILLIES—Agreed to terms with SS Zach Green on a minor league contract. Assigned RHP Mitch Gueller, OF Andrew Pullin and RHP Shane Watson to the Gulf Coast Phillies.

PITTSBURGH PIRATES—Activated RHP Daniel McCutchen from the 15-day DL and optioned him to Indianapolis (IL).

BASKETBALL

National Basketball Association

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS—Named Chip Bowers chief marketing officer.

ORLANDO MAGIC—Named Rob Hennigan general manager.

FOOTBALL

National Football League

DETROIT LIONS—Signed QB R.J. Archer. Released WR Troy Burrell.

HOCKEY

National Hockey League

NASHVILLE PREDATORS—Signed F Chris Mueller to a one-year, two-way contract and F Brandon Yip to a one-year contract.

COLLEGE

AUBURN—Named Ty Evans women’s assistant basketball coach.

CONNECTICUT—Announced it has accepted an invitation to join Hockey East.

LA SALLE—Named Ron Shoemaker softball coach.

MIDDLE TENNESSEE—Announced the resignation of women’s assistant basketball coach Lynn Burkey.

PROVIDENCE—Named Chris Gabrielli men’s lacrosse coach.

RADFORD—Named Michele Huffman assistant strength and conditioning coach.

RHODE ISLAND COLLEGE—Named Adam Spring women’s tennis coach.

SAMFORD—Named Brooke Valente women’s golf coach

VANDERBILT—Named Scott Limbaugh men’s golf coach.

WYOMING—Named Ewa Szatkowska women’s assistant tennis coach.

Boxing

Fight Schedule

June 22

At Soboba Casino Arena, San Jacinto, Calif. (ESPN2), Michael Dallas Jr. vs. Javier Castro, 10, junior welterweights.

June 23

At Sonora, Mexico, Hernan Marquez vs. Ardin Diale, 12, for Marquez’s WBA World flyweight title.

At Staples Center, Los Angeles (SHO), Victor Ortiz vs. Josesito Lopez, 12, for the vacant WBC silver welterweight title; Lucas Matthysse vs. Humberto Soto, 12, for the vcanat WBC Continental Americas super lightweight title; Jermell Charlo vs. Denis Doughlin, 10, junior middleweights.

June 29

At Omega Products Outdoor Arena, Corona, Claif. (ESPN2), Ruslan Provodnikov vs. Jose Reynoso, 10, for Provodnikov’s WBO Intercontinental junior welterweight title.

June 30

At Fantasy Springs Casino, Indio, Calif., Cornelius Bundrage vs. Cory Spinks, 12, for Bundrage’s IBF junior middleweight title.

Fish count

Upstream daily movement of adult chinook, jack chinook, steelhead and wild steelhead at selected Columbia River dams last updated on Wednesday.

Chnk Jchnk Stlhd Wstlhd

Bonneville 2,021 235 332 124

The Dalles 1,452 205 131 24 John Day 1,587 226 68 33

McNary 1,502 44 73 21

Upstream year-to-date movement of adult chinook, jack chinook, steelhead and wild steelhead at selected Columbia River dams last updated on Wednesday.

Chnk Jchnk Stlhd Wstlhd

Bonneville 198,277 11,644 9,614 2,906 The Dalles 144,613 9,874 2,826 1,657 John Day 128,483 8,820 2,525 1,496 McNary 118,146 5,420 5,299 2,331

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