Official WPF Sudoku/Puzzle Online Tournament

WPF Sudoku / Puzzle Grand Prix 2019

After very successful tournaments last year, the World Puzzle Federation is happy to invite you to the 7th WPF online Sudoku event and the 6th WPF online puzzle event.

All the logical puzzles and Sudoku fans can take part and compare their results with the world’s top players without leaving the comfort of their home.

You can expect first class puzzles prepared by the top puzzle authors from all over the world. Most of the authors contributing to the GP have also prepared puzzles for the past World Puzzle / Sudoku championships. The puzzles in the Grand Prix will be designed for all the players with different solving skills, for beginners as well as for the world’s best players.

The quality of these tournaments is assured by the appointed Directors Responsible for the right selection of puzzles, testing and judging. The WPF GP Directors are Nikola Zivanovic (SRB) for Sudoku GP and Wei-Hwa Huang (USA) for Puzzle GP.

There will be eight rounds each in the Sudoku tournament and the Puzzle tournament. Only the top six results for each solver will be included in their final WPF Grand Prix ranking.

The format of the tournament will be paper-solving with transcription of solutions and Each round will be open from Friday to Monday.

The length of each round will be 90 minutes.

More details are available on the GP website, linked to above.

Schedule and the hosting Countries:

Sudoku GP

Round 1 – Jan 4th-7th – Netherlands
Round 2 – Feb 1st-4th – Poland
Round 3 – Mar 1st-4th – Turkey
Round 4 – Mar 29th-Apr 1st – Czech Republic & Slovakia
Round 5 – Apr 26th-29th – Croatia
Round 6 – May 24th-27th – India
Round 7 – Jun 21st-24th – Serbia
Round 8 – Jul 19th-22nd – China

Puzzle GP

Round 1 – Jan 18th-21st – India
Round 2 – Feb 15th-18th – Germany
Round 3 – Mar 15th-18th – Serbia
Round 4 – Apr 12th-15th – Russia
Round 5 – May 10th-13th – The Netherlands
Round 6 – Jun 7th-10th – Bulgaria
Round 7 – Jul 5th-8th – Czech Republic & Slovakia
Round 8 – Aug 2nd-5th – Turkey