Date: February 3rd, 2020

Ricky has made the jump west to join the Glasgow Tigers for the 2020 Speedway Season. It is a big move after spending the previous 3 seasons with Glasgow's biggest rivals the Edinburgh Monarchs. 
Date: December 14th

As we are mid way through the off season, Ricky has secured 4 teams for the 2019 campaign. He is doubling up in the UK with the Belle Vue Aces, and back for a 3rd season with the Edinburgh Monarchs. He has made the move to Divison 2 team Polonia Bydgoszcz in Poland, and has a first season in Sweden with Max500 Speedway. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Stay tuned for up to the latest news in 2019.
Date: January 28th

Ricky is back with the Edinburgh Monarchs for the 2018 season. In a recent interview, Ricky said "I am so happy to be back in the blue and gold for the 2018 season. I really enjoyed my first year for the club, and we came so close to making the Playoff Final at the end of the season. I hope we can have the same sucess in 2018, but just go that bit further." Ricky was also hopeful on a return to the Rye House Rockets in the Premiership, but could not finalise a deal with the club for..
Date: March 26th

Workingtons start to the season came to a hault early Saturday morning due to the weather, and a waterlogged track. The Comets opening to the season will take place at Brough Park against the Newcastle Diamonds.Ricky enjoyed a great Press and Practice saying, "it was great to get back on the Workington track. Its one of the best tracks in England, so can't wait to start racing!"Ricky also travelled to Kings Lynn last week, which was his first time on the bike since late October. ..
Date: 04/12/2015

We are well into the winter 'off season' at the moment, and things are looking good for 2016. Ricky secured a deal to ride as Workington's number 1 for the 3rd consecutive season before the last home fixture.Ricky was left out of Wolverhamptons 2016 plans, and he hopes to have a new deal in the Elite League secured before the end of the year. 
Date: 18/09/2015

Workington wrapped up their Premier League season with a convincing win at home to Edinburgh. This made them unbeaten at home all season, the only team to do that in the Premier League. Having not picked up many points away from home, this left the Comets out of the playoffs. Ricky scored 11 Points on Saturday night, with a rare last place in Heat 15. Not the way he wanted to finish the year, with a last place, but overall it has been a good year in the Premier League.  The Recycled..
Date: 08/09/2015

Workington number 1, Ricky Wells, finished as runner-up in the 2015 PLRC, held at Sheffield's Owlerton race-way Sunday.Having picked up 9 points from his five qualifying races Ricky was in fifth place overall, which meant he had qualified for the four-man semi-final, from which two would progress to the Grand Final.  This brought together Edward Kennett (Rye House) on gate 1, Josh Grajczonek (Somerset) on gate 2, Ricky on gate 3 and Redcar's Jonas B Andersen on the outside gate. ..
Date: 01/09/2015

Ricky finally got his first 15 point full maximum on Sunday night, as the Comets defeated the Berwick Bandits at Derwent Park. It finished off a great weekend of racing, scoring big points throughout the weekend, and also getting valuable track time on Sheffield where the PLRC is held this Sunday.Wolverhampton was rained off at 5pm last night (Monday), so it was a 4 hour round trip there and back without unloading any bikes!This week the Comets travel to Redcar to complete there final away fixture..
Date: 26/08/2015

With the final months of the season winding down, Ricky has been taking up all the extra meetings he can. He guested Sunday at Newcastle for the Redcar Bear, scoring a creditable 9 Points riding as the Bears number 1. That earned him two more guest bookings this week starting at Sheffield for Redcar tomorrow (Thursday) night, and at Redcar the following night (Friday).The following two nights its back to duty with the Workington Comets after a 2 week break of fixtures. Saturday night the Comets..
Date: 28/07/2015

After a great win at home Saturday night, Workington increased their playoff hopes by adding 3 more points to their league tally. That put them in 7th place, with matches in hand on teams above them. Ricky scored 9 points from his first 4 rides, but had a frustrating end to his night with igniton problems in Heat 15 while 3rd.  Monday night at Wolverhampton, the Wolves slipped up again at home. Having a 4 point lead during the meeting, fell behind to a strong Swindon side eventually loosing..
Date: 23/07/2015

After a busy week racing 6 days out of 7, its time for a couple days off! Ricky has had mixed results throughout the week, with some highlights being a 12 point haul away at Plymouth for Workington, and 14 the next night at home against Newcastle. This run of good results has resulted in him wearing the number 1 race jacket for Workington at the start of August. In Elite League duty it has been tough on the road for the Wolverhampton Wolves, with another heavy away defeat at Poole last night..
Date: 13/07/2015

Wolverhampton endured a tough night away at Coventry, loosing to there local rivals with Ricky only managing to score 2 points. A move to the tough number 3 role saw him struggle against the mighty Bee's. After a rain off Saturday night at Workington, the Comets went north to Glasgow to take on the Glasgow TIgers. Ricky notched a creditable 7 points, but it was not enough to pick up any points on the road for Workington.  Starting Wednesday, Ricky has 7 matches in 8 days. This included..
Date: 04/06/2015

Ricky and his fellow Wolverhampton team mates started the week off with a tough loss at home to league leaders Coventry. He scored a creditable 9 Points, but could only watch as his side lost their second match at home this year. Wolves traveled south to take on the Swindon Robins Thursday, and suffered a heavy defeat. Wells had a good night notching 13+1 from his 5 rides, including a Heat 15 win. It was Premier League duty the following night, as he and team mate Kyle Howarth represented..
Date: 29/06/2015

Ricky scored a solid 12 points from 5 rides on Thursday night, as Workington lost to a strong Sheffield side at Owlerton Stadium.It was then away to Riga, Latvia to compete in the Semi Finals of the GP Qualifier. After a promising start, Ricky failed to qualify for the Final round in Rybnik, Poland. He scored 3 points from his 5 programed rides. 
Date: 23/06/2015

The Comets struggled to match the strong Somerset Rebels team on Friday night, loosing 59-34. They bounced back the following night at home, beating the Ipswich Witches 49-44. It was great to bounce back with a win, but frustrating to give the visitors a point from the match after a Heat 15 1-5.Wolverhampton were in action in front of Sky Sports cameras Monday at Lakeside, but a wet meeting seen Wolves go down 57-34. Ricky had a solid night scoring 7 Points, including a crash while in 2nd in Heat..
Date: 13.6.15

Ricky scored 11+2 Saturday night, as the Comets beat the Rye House Rockets at Derwent Park 50-42. PHOTO: Adrian Randall
Date: 29.5.15

American Ricky Wells scored an impressive 12 points but couldn't prevent Workington losing at reigning Premier league champions Edinburgh on Friday night. Wells was the star of the show for the depleted Comets side who went down 56-36 on a night of tough racing. Afterwards Wells was pleased with how his own night went and added: "I had a good one and always like racing around here as it's a good race track and the Monarch's boys give you plenty of room to race so it was fun..
Date: 16.5.15

American ace Ricky Wells lead Workington Comets to a victory over Rye House in the Knock Out Cup on Saturday.Wells scored paid 13 points as the Comets won 51-39 in the first leg at Derwent Park and therefore take a 12-point advantage into the return leg on Sunday afternoon. Aftrwards Wells was pleased with the teams performance against tricky opposition and added: "All the boys performed well tonight and it was good to see Nathan (Greaves) back amongst the points. They proved to be tough opponents..
Date: 11.5.15

American star Ricky Wells ended a superb points scoring weekend for Workington Comets in two Premier league fixtures.He scored paid ten points on Saturday night as the Comets defeated Plymouth 52-40 were he had some great battles with fellow American Ryan Fisher before he scored a stunning 16 points away at Peterborough on Sunday but it wasn't enough for the home side to run out winners 56-36 to go top of the Premier league.Looking back on the weekend Wells was again pleased with how things..
Date: 6.5.2015

Wolves suffered a heavy defeat away at reigning champions Poole Pirates on Wednesday in the Elite league. American star Ricky Wells scored 6 points as the visitors struggled on a night when the home side produced 11 race winners and were simply better all round. Afterwards Wells admitted the better side won and that it was disappointing to lose by so many and added: "It was always going to be tough around here and when we heard PK (Peter Karlsson) was missing through illness we knew we..
Date: 5.5.15

American star Ricky Wells rounded off a superb weekend by helping Wolverhampton defeat reigning champions Poole Pirates in the Elite league 55-38.Wells dropped just two points to the opposition from his four rides as the Black Country side eased past the Pirates to round off a fine weekend which also saw him sail through his SGP qualifier in Italy scoring 9 points. Looking back over the weekend Wells was exhausted with all the travelling but thrilled with how it went and added: "It's been..
Date: 3.5.15

American star Ricky Wells successfully came through his 2016 Grand Prix qualifier in Lonigo, Italy today after scoring an excellent 9 points from his 5 rides.After starting off with a 2nd place in his opening ride Wells steadily added to his overall score but a fantastic win over Wolves team mate Freddie Lindgren in heat 13 put him on 7 points from four starts and another 2nd place in his final race meant he had qualified.Afterwards Wells was pleased with how the meeting went and added: "It..
Date: 28.4.15

Ricky Wells recovered from an opening heat fall to help Wolverhampton defeat rivals Coventry Bees 48-42 in a tense Elite league fixture.Wells had no where to go in the opening heat after Stuart Robson locked up in front of him and Wells landed hard on the track but he got himself up and scored a valuable 6 points including a heat victory in a meeting that finished in driving rain. Afterwards Wells was pleased the Wolves continued their recent good form by adding: "We knew they were on a high..
Date: 21.4.15

Wolves star Ricky Wells was again the star of the show as they romped to victory over Lakeside Hammers in front of the Sky cameras.Wells who dropped just a point to his opponents all night looked fast and at home on the Monmore Green circuit and was pleased with how things went afterwards by adding: "It was another real good night for me and the engines are going great and I have the bikes dialled in to the track. It was close early on in the meeting but we dug in and got the win in the end..
Date: 19.4.15

American ace Ricky Wells was again in top form as Workington defeated Glasgow narrowly in a League cup encounter on Saturday night.Wells top scored for the Comets with 11 points including three race wins as they ran out winners by 48-42 to claim three points against a highly fancied Glasgow side who have spent big money over the winter putting a side together they hope will challenge for the league. Afterwards Wells was pleased again with his form and with the victory and added: "Things have..
Date: 12/04/15

Ricky Wells topped scored for Workington at Glasgow on Sunday but Workington went down to defeat. It was a similar story to Friday night when Wells again top scored at Edinburgh but again the Comets lost on the night. Looking back over the weekend Wells was pleased with his own performance but disappointed his team couldn't have picked up a couple of points by adding: "I had a few good races over the weekend and the race at Endinburgh on Friday against Sam (Masters) was a good one as I..
Date: 7/4/15

Ricky Wells' recent good form continued as the American scored well as Wolves beat Belle Vue to take 3 league points on Tuesday night. Wells scored a creditable paid 8 points from 4 rides including a superb last to second pass on both Belle Vue riders to join team-mate Lewis Blackbird in heat nine which set up the victory for the home side.Afterwards Wells praised the track staff for preparing a superb race track. He added: "The track was great tonight with so many racing lines and in that..
Date: 6/4/15

American Ricky Wells was the hero for Workington as he defeated the previously unbeaten Lewis Kerr of Newcastle in a run-off for the Ian Thomas Shield after both legs had finished all square after the 30 heats over the two days of racing.Wells was confident of doing a job in the race off and duly gated to head the race from start to finish and was happy afterwards by adding: "I was ready to win the race and knew at that stage of the meeting if I made the first corner in front Lewis wouldn&#..
Date: 04/04/15

Ricky Wells helped Workington Comets win their first home meeting of the season by scoring a creditable paid ten points from four rides as they defeated Newcastle Diamonds in the first leg of the Ian Thomas Shield.Wells has happy with how his night of racing went by adding: "With last week's meeting falling foul to the weather it's always tough in the first meeting of the season as everyone is still a little race rusty and not sure how the track will ride but it was a solid team performance..
Date: 03/04/15

American ace Ricky Wells is looking forward to a busy Easter weekend of racing for Workington and Wolverhampton.His Good Friday fixture for Wolves at Belle Vue fell foul to the weather so Wells is now looking forward to racing at Workington on Saturday against Newcastle in a challenge meeting before the two teams meet at Newcastle the following night in a reverse fixture. He added: "The season really kicks off this weekend with three meetings in four days for me and I can't wait to get..
Date: 05/03/15

Ricky Wells was back on a bike today practicing at King's Lynn in prepaaration for the forthcoming season. The Wolves and Workington star spent the day testing set-ups and generally getting himself back in to the groove again ahead of the new season and admitted things went well.Ricky added: "It was good to be back on a bike and having some fun and blow away a few cobwebs. "We managed to test a few things and hopefully we have found something that will work but you can never tell..
Date: 9th February 2015

American World Cup star Ricky Wells is delighted to be back at Wolverhampton again for the upcoming 2015 Elite league season. Wells who has just returned from a short break back in the United States is excited about the deal and can't wait to get going and feels as though he has a point to prove. He added: "It wasn't fun being dropped last season but I realise the management had their reasons but I'm glad we sorted a deal out for this season and I want to hit the ground running..
Date: 05/12/14

RICKY Wells will be a Workington Comet again in 2015. Wells quickly agreed a deal with the Comets management and is glad to be back racing on the pacy Derwent Park circuit. He added: "It's great to be back racing at a track I enjoyed last season and I'm happy we managed to sort a deal out so quiickly to be honest."The team looks strong again and hopefully we can challenge for honours next season in what is going to be a tough Premier League but if we can get off to a strong start..
Date: May 11th

WOLVERHAMPTON boss Peter Adams says his side need to get some points on the board when they face Swindon at Monmore on Monday. The Parrys International Wolves are looking to bounce back after defeats on the road to Birmingham and Lakeside – and they’ve been dropping points at home. Adams is anxious to claim all three points against a Swindon side boosted by an impressive win at Coventry on Friday. He said: "We do need a victory on Monday because it's nearly a month now before..
Date: April 14th

PARRYS International Wolves made it three wins out of three in 2014 with a hard-fought 47-42 victory over highly-rated King's Lynn at Monmore Green. A battling display ensured the hosts fended off a determined Stars side in a thrilling clash - yet they were forced to settle for only two Elite League points. A last-gasp 5-1 for visiting duo Kenneth Bjerre and Niels-Kristian Iversen saw King's Lynn snatch a consolation point - but boss Peter Adams was simply relieved to come away with an..
Date: March 17th

Ricky had a positive start to his 2014 campaign, with 10 points from 5 rides in the Banks Olympique at Wolverhampton. His score included 1 win, 3 seconds, and a third. Results: BANKS’S OLYMPIQUE CLASSIC, WolverhamptonPeter Karlsson 14, Tai Woffinden 13, Peter Kildemand 11, Scott Nicholls 11, Ricky Wells 10, Przemyslaw Pawlicki 10, Piotr Pawlicki 9, Adam Skornicki 8, Jacob Thorssell 7, Freddie Lindgren 6, Nicolai Klindt 6, Danny King 5, Patrick Hougaard 4, Ashley Morris 3, Ty Proctor 2, Joe Jacobs..
Date: 14/01/2014

The season is only a couple of months away, and I am looking forward to it already! I am excited to be back with Wolverhampton Wolves for the 4th year, its great when you can stay with such a great team year after year. Also, good to have a new challenge with the Workington Comets in the Premier League. They have put together a great side to challenge for the League Title, and hope we do as good as the predictions! Latest results will continue as soon as the season starts...Look forward..
Date: 1/1/14

Ricky was left with semi-final heartache at the Montser Invitational Event at Industry City, California. He finished third behid Darcy Ward and Charlie Venegas in semi-final two but the event was eventually won by British number two Scott Nicholls.Ricky had a nightmare start to the meeting finishing last in heat one but he followed up that disappointment with three straight heat wins including a victory over both Ward and Nicholls in heat 12, and a race win over fellow Team USA international Greg..
Date: 23/12/13

Ricky will once again race for Wolverhampton in 2014 after agreeing a deal to stay with the Elite League club. It will be Ricky's fourth consecutive season with the club and they will look to build on last years qualification for the end of season play-offs.The Wolverhampton side is now complete ahead of the new season. Also returning to the side is World Champion Tai Woffinden, Ty Proctor and Jacob Thorsell, new signing Piotr Pawlicki completes the Wolves top five. Joe Jacobs and Ashley Morris..
Date: 2/12/13

Workington announced six of their side for the 2014 season on Friday with a few new names heading to Derwent Park.The Comets have retained the services of Rene Bach, Kyle Howarth and Ashley Morris but coming into the club is Elite and Premier League winner from last year Josh Grajczonek, Mason Campton one year on from his visa problems and World Cup star Ricky Wells.Ricky comes into the Comets side after an unhappy season at Sheffield last year. Although things behind the scenes were far from ideal..
Date: 7/11/13

After a long and successful season individually for both Wolverhampton and Sheffiled, Ricky has travelled back to the USA for the winter. The Team USA international will be competeing in his home land over the winter including the prestigious Monster Invitational meeting in December.Ricky will return to the UK early in the New Year to prepare for the long season ahead. He has highlighted his desire to return to his Elite League side Wolverhampton but after some fall outs with some of the promoters..
Date: 2/9/13

Ricky capped off a fantastic weekend for him personally by helping Wolverhampton to an impressive away victory at in form Belle Vue. The Aces had beat some top sides of late so this really was a big result for Ricky's side. Racing at number two he scored 8+3 as Wolves went on to win 48-42The weekend started last Thursday as Ricky scored 15 points against Premier League title contenders Ipswich for Sheffield in their 45-45 draw. The Tigers had lost their previous two home meetings against Edinburgh..
Date: Monday, June 11

Ricky scored 6+1 as Wolverhampton took a hard-fought 50-40 win over Lakeside at Monmore Green.Wolves fought back from eight points down to snatch all three points and end a run of three consecutive defeats.Wells endured a tough start to the meeting with just one point from his first two outings, yet he sprung to life in heat nine as he battled past Richard Lawson on the final bend to join Adam Skornicki at the front for a 5-1.He then took his second win to lead home a vital 4-2 in heat 12 and hand..
Date: Monday, May 27

Ricky Wells scored 5+1 from five rides as Wolves suffered a 41-49 defeat at home to local rivals Birmingham.After scoring a paid win after a superb battle with Chris Harris in his opening ride, Wells went on to endure a frustrating evening - suffering two engine failures whilst set for second place finishes.And he was extremely disappointed with how the night panned out.He commented: “It was very frustrating for me. I had two bike problems when I was in second place, and if it wasn’t..
Date: 20/05/2013

Ricky scored 12 points as USA secured qualification for the World Cup Semi-Final at Kings Lynn.Riding in the 2nd qualifiying round in Miskolc, the American side consisting of Billy Janniro, Gino Manazares, Ryan Fisher and Ricky Wells edged victory ahead of Italy and hosting Hungary to book their spot against Great Britain, Sweden and Denmark at the Norfolk Arena on July 15.Wells enjoyed a superb meeting, notching 12 points from five rides including three race wins to spearhead the side along with..
Date: Friday, May 3

Ricky Wells bagged his highest score of the 2013 campaign - but his 16 point were not enough to prevent a 60-35 defeat for Sheffield away at Berwick.After a disappointing third place in his opening ride, Ricky scored a six point win whilst wearing the black and white helmet colour before three more wins from his final four rides.Yet Sheffield were still unable to prevent a second defeat in as many days against the Bears, having gone down 53-39 against Redcar with Wells scoring 13+1 () a day earlier..
Date: Saturday, April 27

Ricky scored 13+1 as Sheffield just fell short of a point at Berwick, going down 51-42.Having bagged a win and a second in his opening two rides, Wells was placed on a tactical ride by the Sheffield management in heat nine.He dealt with the pressure superbly to bag a six point win having held off the fast Kozza Smith, before he joined Simon Stead at the front for a heat 13 5-1 to put Sheffield within five.However, a tangle between Tigers team-mates Damien Koppe and Richard Hall - forcing the latter..
Date: Saturday, April 20

Ricky Wells top scored with 14 points against Workington Comets - but it was not enough to prevent Sheffield suffering a heavy 62-33 defeat at Derwent Park.Having lost No.1 and captain Simon Stead in the very first race, Sheffield conceded 5-1s in the first three races and were always up against it.Wells was the man to end the run of 5-1s in the fourth race of the night as he took home a second place before Rene Bach, before he took a six point win over Richard Lawson and Tero Aarnio whilst taking..
Date: Thursday, April 18

Ricky scored six points as Sheffield staged a miraculous comeback to beat Workington 47-46 in their opening Premier League meeting of the season.Having found themselves fourteen down within five heats, Sheffield hit back to snatch victory in heat 15.Having ran in a third and a second in his opening two rides, Wells took a heat 11 victory after a superb blast around Tero Aarnio on the second lap.He unfortunately finished last in his final outing in heat 13 to finish on six points
Date: Wednesday, March 17

Ricky scored 4+1 as Wolves bagged an unlikely 48-42 away win at Poole.A last place in his opening ride was followed by a third place behind team-mate Adam Skornicki and another third place in heat 10 - although this time on the wrong end of a 5-1.Yet with the meeting going right to the death Wells occupied a pivotal second place behind World Champion Chris Holder in heat 12 to ensure Wolves remained in the lead.Poole Pirates = 42 1. Darcy Ward - 2 , 3 , 3 , F = 82. Dawid Stachyra - 0 , 0 ..
Date: Saturday, March 30

Ricky scored 9+1 from four rides in his first Premier League meeting of the season as Sheffield travelled to Leicester.Two wins were followed by a second place and a third place behind team-mate Simon Stead to see Wells finish with double figures including bonus points.It was not enough to prevent Sheffield going down 47-43 at Beaumont Park, but the result does see the Tigers bag a losing bonus point,
Date: Friday, March 29 2013

Ricky scored seven points from four rides as Wolves began their 2013 Elite League campaign with a 47-43 victory at Belle Vue.After a disappointing last place in his first ride, Ricky hit back with a win in heat 7 before two second places to complete a strong performance from the No.3 race jacket.Wells said: "It was a really great away win for the team in the first meeting of the season."I was really pleased with my own performance tonight. I'm not quite sure what happened in the first..
Date: Thursday, March 28 2013

Ricky scored six points from four rides for Sheffield Tigers as they suffered a heavy defeat in their opening meeting of the season.Elite League oufit Birmingham Brummies were the visitors to Owlerton in a Challenge Match to kick-off the new campaign, and they ran out 60-30 winners to lift the Travel Plus Trophy.Wells began the night with two second places before finishing in third place in his final to rides. Sheffield Tigers1. Simon Stead - R, 2, 2, 3, 3 = 102. Facundo Albin - 2, 0, 2, 0..
Date: 28/03/2013

 WOLVERHAMPTON have agreed a deal with Coventry to buy Ricky Wells. And the American World Cup rider wants to carve out a long term career with the club. Wells is about to spend his third successive season with the Parrys International Wolves and is in the side for Friday’s trip to Belle Vue (1pm). He said: “I’m really happy to become a Wolves asset. Chris (Van Straaten) texted me on Monday afternoon to tell me and it’s a real relief that it’s all..
Date: Wednesday, January 23rd 2012

AMERICAN World Cup Speedway ace Ricky Wells has ended speculation over his future by agreeing a new deal with Sheffield. Wells has been locked in talks with the Owlerton side for weeks but he contacted club bosses late on Tuesday night to accept the contract. He completes the Sheffield Window Centre side for the 2013 campaign and joins Simon Stead, Richard Hall, Facundo Albin, Damien Koppe, Joe Haines and Jake Knight. Said Wells: "I think Sheffield and myself came to a respectable conclusion..
Date: Saturday, December 29th 2012

 American Billy Janniro took victory in the Monster Energy Invitational event last night in California after the he fended off 2011 World Champion Greg Hancock in the final.The event started with wins for Venegas, Wells, Nicholls and Novratill in the opening four races with eventual winner Janniro running a second in Heat 1. Gino Manzares then wiped out Fredrik Lindgren in Heat 5 with both riders walking away from the incident although they opted out of the re run to recover from their respective..
Date: Thursday, December 20th 2012

AMERICAN World Cup rider Ricky Wells has completed a new deal to stay with Wolverhampton. The Californian, who won the Rider of the Year award from supporters at the end of last season, joins Adam Skornicki, Freddie Lindgren and Jacob Thorssell in the 2013 Parrys International Wolves side. Wells is currently back in California for Christmas but is delighted to finalise his deal. He said: "Wolves was the only place I wanted to be in the Elite League next season. I'm really excited about..
Date: Thursday, December 20th 2012

Well the new website is now launched, its been in development over the last couple of month and now is live !!!!
Ricky Joins Tigers Campaign for 2020
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2020 Speedway Season
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