Monthly Archives: June 2018

MTG CALLS SUDOKU PUZZLERS TO JOIN CONTEST IN CHINA

Sudoku challenge can lead Filipino Sudoku puzzlers into an exciting opportunity as MTG Philippines says yes to the call of the Chinese Sudoku Association to send participants to the 2018 China Youth Sudoku Championships which will be held in Beijing, Chinafrom August 9 to 12, 2018.

The MTG Philippines is inviting interested Sudoku puzzlers whether they are PSSC national winners or not to join the aforesaid contest provided they are qualified to be participants in any of the following four (4) divisions:

a) Under 8 (Born after January 1, 2010)

b) Under 10 (Born between January 1, 2008 and December 31, 2009)

c) Under 12 (Born between January 1 2006 and December 31, 2007)

d) Under 18(Born between January 1, 2000 to December 31, 2005)

The objectives of conducting “2018 China Youth Sudoku Championship” are to increase the popularity of Sudoku among youngsters, develop their ability to analyze and solve problems. 

Mr. Zhang Haijun, secretary general of the Chinese Sudoku Association, said that that the puzzle tournament is regulated and follows the rules and guidelines of the world championship. He further revealed the puzzles that participants in each division will solve.

Under 8

Under 10

Under 12

Under 18

4×4 Mini Sudoku

6×6 Mini Sudoku

Standard Sudoku

6×6 Dots-Kropki Sudoku

6×6 Mini Sudoku

9X9 Diagonal Sudoku

9×9 Diagonal Sudoku

6x6Skyscrapers Sudoku

Standard Sudoku

Standard Sudoku

9×9 Product Sudoku

9×9 Standard Sudoku

5×5 Irregular Sudoku

9×9 Odd Sudoku

7×7 Irregular Sudoku

9×9 Diagonal Sudoku

6×6 Diagonal Sudoku

6×6 Irregular Sudoku

6×6 Consecutive Sudoku

9×9 Irregular Sudoku

6×6 Consecutive Sudoku

6×6 Killer Sudoku

9×9 Killer Sudoku

6×6 Killer Sudoku

6×6 Irregular Sudoku

9×9 Consecutive Sudoku

9×9 Anti-Chess Sudoku

Interested participants must send their confirmation of participation through this email address, jsw_66@yahoo.com  with this subject header, “Joining China Sudoku” not later than Friday, June 15, 2018.

In addition, the MTG will conduct a half-day Sudoku training for prospective participants in order to familiarize them with the puzzles in every division and to sharpen their speed and accuracy abilities.