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Louisville to be invaded by robots in April 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Get ready for an invasion of robots next spring in Louisville.

Students from Central Hardin High were demonstrating their robotic skills on Thursday. It was part of the announcement that the city will host the Robotics World Championship for three days next April.

The tournament is expected to attract more than 15,000 students from 33 countries to celebrate their accomplishments in engineering and math. The foundation that sponsors the tournament is impressed with Louisville.

The tournament is expected to have a $5 million economic impact on the city. Tournament officials are negotiating with the city to bring the event here multiple times.

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