P3 Grand Open - Feb 2017

Feb 26, 2017
Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Nectar Gardens Club House

Nectar Gardens Club House, madhapur, Hyderabad
P3 Grand Open - Feb 2017 website
Organization team
Srilakshmi Muppalla, Srinivasa Pavan Kumar Muppalla, and Velidi Venkata Jagan Mohana Murali Krishna
WCA Delegate
Akula Pavan Kumar

If the number of participants are more than 100 in any event, we may restrict the further participation. Partipants needs to pre-register for the event in WCA as they will not be allowed to do any spot registrations on 26th February 2017 to participate. Participation registration for the event closes on 24th February 2017 at 9:00pm IST. Payment also should be made before 24th February 2017 9:00pm IST.

Please note once you register in WCA site for the event P3 GRAND OPEN - Feb 2017, your name will be in waiting list and once your payment is done then your name will appear in competitors list in 1-2 days. Your name will be rejected if there is a failure in payment within 2 days of your event registration in WCA site. If your name is not showing in competitors list in WCA site under the P3 Grand Open - Feb 2017 event, you will not be allowed to participate.

Main event
Registration period

Online registration opened and closed .

Registration requirements
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Abhishek Sathyanarayanan won with an average of 12.24 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Rohan Reddy Melachervu finished second (12.30) and Velidi Venkata Jagan Mohana Murali Krishna finished third (12.57).

Event Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
3x3x3 Cube Abhishek Sathyanarayanan 10.66 12.24 India 13.3013.6911.1510.6612.26
2x2x2 Cube Rishikesh Joshi 2.76 3.60 United States 2.763.973.423.40DNF
4x4x4 Cube Abhishek Sathyanarayanan 42.17 46.01 India 44.0947.1246.8147.7042.17
3x3x3 Blindfolded Akula Pavan Kumar 3:17.81 DNF India 3:17.81DNFDNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Velidi Venkata Jagan Mohana Murali Krishna 15.40 17.69 India 30.0219.2715.4017.0116.80
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 20.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:40.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded Final Bo3 10:00.00
3x3x3 One-Handed First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 1:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00

Once you register for this event, please do the payment by clicking here

Please call Jwahar on 9440555358, if you want to book a OYO room.

1st, 2nd and 3rd Prizes will be felicitated with Medals and Certificates and QiYi Cube. Medals, Certificates and QiYi Cube for 1st, 2nd and 3rd prizes for under 10 and under 15 for 3x3 participants. All will be awarded with a participation certificate.

QiYi Toys are sponsoring the following cubes. These are the prizes for the winners.

1st Wushuang
2nd Wuque
3rd Valk

1st Wuque
2nd Valk
3rd Qiyi Skewb

*3x3 Bld *
1st Valk
2nd Qiyi Bell pyra
3rd Qiyi Skewb

3x3 OH
1st Qiyi Bell pyra
2nd Qiyi skewb
3rd Sq 1

1st Qiyi Bell pyra
2nd Ivy
3rd Sq 1

Under 15 for 3x3
1st Thunderclap
2nd Thunderclap
3rd Ivy cube

Under 10 for 3x3
1st Thunderclap
2nd Ivy cube
3rd Sail 3x3

Click here to find the location.
Nectar Gardens Club House,
Madhapur, Hyderabad.

08:00AM - 09:00AM 3x3 Bld& Registration Final
09:00AM - 11:00AM 3x3 First
11:00AM - 12:00PM 4x4 First
12:00PM - 01:00PM 2x2 First
01:00PM - 01:30PM Lunch
01:30PM - 02:30PM 3x3 OH First
02:30PM - 03:15PM 3x3 Second
03:15PM - 04:00PM 4x4 Finals
04:00PM - 04:30PM 2x2 Finals
04:30PM - 05:00PM 3x3 OH Finals
05:00PM - 05:30PM 3x3 Finals
05:30PM - 06:00PM Awards

This is a tentative schedule and subject to change based on the final list of participants.

Q01 ) What will be the cut off time for each event
A01 ) The cut off time will be decided by the delegate and announcement will be made on 25th Feb 2017 after finalizing the participants list.

Q02) How many solves will be given for each participants
A02) For every round there will be 5 solves given for all events except the 3x3 Blind. For 3x3 Blind there will be 3 solves for each round.

Q03) How do we know who are qualified for 2nd or Final Round ?
A03) We will upload the scores in http://cubecomps.com after end of each round within 30mts. We will also stick the results in the display in competition area.

Q04) Will you provide the cube for the solves ?
A04) Please bring your own cube to solve it during the competition, we will not provide any cubes.

Q05) What time should i be in and what time i should be out?
A05) We plan to follow the tentative schedule given in the previous tab. however if there are any changes we will communicate during the competition and you can follow the displays available in competition areas. Plan to be available 30mts before the event you are participating starts. If you are not qualified for subsequent rounds you are free to leave however we recommend you to be available till closure to participate in the awards ceremony.

Q06) When will i get participation certificate?
A06) We plan to give the participation certificate during awards ceremony at the end of all events. If you feel like you need to leave early, please talk to the reception and request the participation certificate.

Q07) When will the score be updated in WCA site
A07) Please read all the FAQ's of wca site given under https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/faq

Q08) When will my name be called for participation
A08) Please verify if your name is in competitors list under https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/competitions/P3GrandOpenFeb2017/registrations. If your name is not in the competitors list, you will not be allowed to participate. The order of calling participants will be based on the age, youngest will be called first and the oldest will be last. This will be strictly followed during 1st round of any event and the exception would be for our judging participants who might be called at the last.

Q09) I have registered my name in WCA site and it is not available in competitors list, can i participate?
A09) No you will not be allowed to participate if your name is not available in competitors list before 24th February 2017 9pm IST. You have to complete the payment process explained in previous tabs to get your name in the competitors list. Please give us a call on +91-8985043238 before 10pm IST on 24th February 2017 if you have any issue.

Q10 ) Can i take pictures (Photo’s) of my son/daughter during the solves in the competition?
A10 ) Without disturbing the participants and without flash, you are allowed. However the delegate and organizers have right to deny.

Q11) I do not have a WCA ID, when will i get ?
A11) Please refer FAQ's in https://www.worldcubeassociation.org/faq

Q12) I already have a WCA ID, but it is not associated with my name for this event in WCA site ?
A12) Please send a mail to Pavan Akula (WCA Delegate) and get it fixed before the scores are uploaded.

Time limit

If you reach the time limit during your solve, the judge will stop you and your result will be DNF (see Regulation A1a4).


The result to beat to proceed to the second phase of a cutoff round (see Regulation 9g).


The format describes how to determine the ranking of competitors based on their results. The list of allowed formats per event is described in Regulation 9b. See Regulation 9f for a description of each format.

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