Will Ubuntu MATE 16.04 on RP3 be 64-bit OS?

Will the Ubuntu MATE 16.04 on RP3 utilize the 64-bit CPU and run as 64-bit OS? or just 32-bit required on RP2?

As far as I know, Ubuntu MATE is just a 32-bit OS for both the Raspberry Pi 2 and 3, but 64-bit support might happen during the 16.10 cycle (Raspberry Pi 3).

A similar question was asked here:

Some quotes from @Wimpy:

The Foundation have no plans to work on a 64-bit native version. In fact, aside from the kernel, their images are still ARMv6.

It is unlikely an ARMv8-A build will be feasible for 16.04.

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