KCT Matrix Cube Open 2022

Jul 31, 2022
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Kumaraguru College of Technology

Athipalayam Rd, Chinnavedampatti, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 641049

Engineering Clinics Lab

Organization team
Chennai Cubing Club, Kumaraguru Matrix Club, and Mohamed Arif
WCA Delegates
Arun Kannan and Daniel M. James
Download all the competition's details as PDF here.
  • Kindly bring your ID card while entering the campus.
  • Wearing masks all the time and sanitizing hands frequently is mandatory for both Participants and guests.
  • If you're participating in a WCA competition for first time or unaware of competition rules, make sure that you attend the tutorial session.
  • Participants must bring their own cubes.
Main event
Registration period

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There is a competitor limit of 80 competitors.
The base registration fee for this competition is ₹500 (Indian Rupee).
Registration fees won't be refunded under any circumstance.
Registrants on the waiting list may be accepted onto the competitor list until .
If you are a registered competitor you may change your registered events until on the Register tab.
No on the spot registrations will be accepted.

Steps to complete Online registration
Step 1 - Register here by selecting the events you want to participate in.
Step 2 - Make the payment for registration fee using any of the payment methods mentioned below.
Step 3 - Wait up to 48 hours for your registration to be confirmed. Once your registration is confirmed, you will get a confirmation mail and your name will appear in the list of registered competitors.

Registration fee
Entry fee (for participating): ₹ 500
Each event: ₹ 50

Fees Breakdown:
1 Event - ₹ 550
2 Events - ₹ 600
3 Events - ₹ 650
4 Events - ₹ 700
5 Events - ₹ 750
6 Events - ₹ 800

Payment Methods:
PhonePe - Pay registration fee to 7401787282@ybl using PhonePe app. Add the details of the participant as a comment during the payment.
Google Pay - Pay registration fees to mohamedarif5412@okicici using Google Pay app. Add the details of the participant as a comment during the payment.

Click here to display the highlights of the competition.

Hari A. Deepak won with an average of 10.05 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Anirudh Manoj finished second (10.18) and Devnarayan K. Subhash finished third (10.47).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Hari A. Deepak 8.30 10.05 India 8.309.3711.379.42DNF
2x2x2 Cube Santha Ruban 3.09 3.59 India 3.093.343.833.803.62
4x4x4 Cube Santha Ruban 31.21 36.58 India 31.2135.8838.7435.1143.86
5x5x5 Cube Pranav Prabhu 1:04.67 1:12.29 India 1:16.251:29.711:12.101:08.521:04.67
Pyraminx Sai Mrudhun 3.53 4.48 India 4.005.866.433.533.59
Square-1 Sukant Koul 11.12 13.78 India DNF17.4412.3511.1211.55
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00 Top 8 advance to next round
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube Final Ao5 1:00.00
4x4x4 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:30.00 2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 5:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
Pyraminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 1:00.00 2 attempts to get < 15.00
Square-1 Final Bo2 / Ao5 2:00.00 2 attempts to get < 45.00

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Schedule for Sunday (July 31, 2022)

From 08:30 AM
To 09:15 AM
5x5x5 Cube Final
Engineering Clinics Lab
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2 attempts to get < 2:30.00
From 09:15 AM
To 10:00 AM
Square-1 Final
Engineering Clinics Lab
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2 attempts to get < 45.00
From 09:15 AM
To 09:45 AM
Ground Floor
From 09:45 AM
To 10:00 AM
Tutorial for new competitors
Engineering Clinics Lab
From 10:00 AM
To 11:30 AM
3x3x3 Cube First round
Engineering Clinics Lab
Time limit
Top 8 advance to next round
From 11:30 AM
To 12:30 PM
2x2x2 Cube Final
Engineering Clinics Lab
Time limit
From 12:30 PM
To 01:30 PM
Engineering Clinics Lab
From 01:30 PM
To 02:30 PM
Pyraminx Final
Engineering Clinics Lab
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2 attempts to get < 15.00
From 02:30 PM
To 03:45 PM
4x4x4 Cube Final
Engineering Clinics Lab
Bo2 / Ao5
Time limit
2 attempts to get < 1:15.00
From 03:45 PM
To 04:15 PM
3x3x3 Cube Final
Engineering Clinics Lab
Time limit
From 04:15 PM
To 05:00 PM
Engineering Clinics Lab

For those of you new to cubing, WELCOME!

We wanted to let you know this event is perfectly fine for cubers of ANY age and experience. We just ask you know a couple things before coming to compete...

First, please be familiar with the WCA Regulations, found here:

This video will explain most of what any cuber competing for the first time will need to know.

If you are stoked to compete and ready to sign up, head over to the 'Registration & Payment' tab and it will guide you to the registration.


Q: Do I use my own cube to compete?
A: YES! You are responsible for your own hardware in order to compete. This means you should bring your own cube.

Q: What is the normal age of competitors at these events?
A: All ages are welcome, but in general competitors are between 10 and 20 years old. Don't let this stop you though, everyone can and should cube!

Q: How do I find results?
A: All results are posted on the WCA page within a week after the competition finishes. However, for the day of competing, go to Cubecomps.com to find information about current events. This is also where you will find information about upcoming rounds of events. Remember, the results are entered by a human so please be patient if you do not see your results immediately.

Q: Are there age divisions?
A: Nope! All competitors compete together.

Q: I want to attend, or I have friends/family who want to attend, but not compete. Do they need to pay as well?
A: No. All spectators are free to view the competition at no cost. There is payment only to compete. But in some cases, venue will be having restriction to allow spectators depending on the competition.

Q: Can I have fun at this event?
A: HECK YES! Cubing is amazing, and we sincerely hope you enjoy the competition!

If you have any further queries, please do mail the organizers & delegates.

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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