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Race Result Details

Racer Jelani Nelson (minilek)
Race Number 378
Date Mon, 12 Nov 2012 14:33:05 +0000
Speed 174 WPM Try to beat?
Accuracy 97.7%
Rank 1st place (out of 2)
Opponents josgritter (2nd place)

Text typed:

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