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by Fred76
Sat 30 Oct, 2010 10:59 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: 1st UKPA Sudoku Championship
Replies: 74
Views: 50766

Re: 1st UKPA Sudoku Championship

Hey, I saw the Instruction Booklet is now available on the front page! Very cool! I particularly like the design. I had a query about the rules for Surplus Sudoku when compared to the example - in the example there is a single-celled region containing a '3'. Do I take it there is a similar single c...
by Fred76
Sun 19 Sep, 2010 7:36 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: Indian Puzzle Championship
Replies: 52
Views: 17396

Re: Indian Puzzle Championship

Unfortunately, I did not keep it and can't find it on the German site.
by Fred76
Sun 19 Sep, 2010 1:59 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: Times National Sudoku Championship
Replies: 4
Views: 4480

Re: Times National Sudoku Championship

What happened there yesterday :?:
by Fred76
Sat 18 Sep, 2010 10:08 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: Indian Puzzle Championship
Replies: 52
Views: 17396

Re: Indian Puzzle Championship

Ullrich Voigt, who is a puzzle master, but does not (to my knowledge) participate in sudoku tournaments That's maybe why we couldn't see his score on the door! (all results are here: http://logicmastersindia.com/IPC2010/score.asp) Or perhaps the answer is there: http://www.logic-masters.de/DSM2010/...
by Fred76
Tue 14 Sep, 2010 2:45 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: Indian Puzzle Championship
Replies: 52
Views: 17396

Re: Indian Puzzle Championship

I understand your point of view. In fact, if I imagine having to organize a puzzle tournament, I see two ways to manage sudokus: 1. The sudoku is an important part of the literature on the puzzles, but since there are many sudoku tournaments, it became an "independent practice". Sudoku fans have alr...
by Fred76
Tue 14 Sep, 2010 1:01 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: Indian Puzzle Championship
Replies: 52
Views: 17396

Re: Indian Puzzle Championship

Other names who are particularly good (better than me), including Jakub Ondrousek, Gourav Korde and Fred Stalder are all further back. I'm actually what may be called a sudoku specialist, as I do almost not participate in puzzle tournaments. Very few other puzzles interest me as much as Sudoku. I p...
by Fred76
Tue 10 Aug, 2010 12:58 am
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: LMI August Sudoku Contest
Replies: 22
Views: 19484

Re: LMI August Sudoku Contest

detuned wrote:I know lots were only 6x6 grids (therefore susceptible to brute force if you get stuck)
I'm not brutal !! :mrgreen:
by Fred76
Mon 09 Aug, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: Puzzle Competitions
Topic: LMI August Sudoku Contest
Replies: 22
Views: 19484

Re: LMI August Sudoku Contest

PuzzleScot wrote:The completion time of the winner is incredulous! I would never doubt Hideako or Byron's times though. wow!
PuzzleScot wrote:jaku111 = Jakub Ondrousek. I believe he is actually that fast!
Thanks !!!