Kshitij Open 2014

Feb 1 - 2, 2014
Kharagpur, West Bengal, India

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Kharagpur, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal - 721302

VikramShila V3

Kshitij Open 2014 website

Shikhar Mohan Bhuratn Gupta

Shikhar Mohan
WCA Delegate
Akash Rupela

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Akash Rupela won with an average of 11.66 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. Shubham Kumar finished second (13.28) and Shikhar Mohan finished third (14.14).

Event Name Best Average Representing Solves
3x3x3 Cube Akash Rupela 9.98 11.66 India 12.3210.7112.729.9811.94
2x2x2 Cube Kabyanil Talukdar 2.31 3.03 India 3.772.313.522.493.08
4x4x4 Cube Akash Rupela 38.70 48.18 India 55.7238.7044.3156.7944.50
5x5x5 Cube Shubham Kumar 1:29.89 1:32.67 India 1:29.891:30.761:37.231:43.441:30.03
6x6x6 Cube Shubham Kumar 3:32.63 3:35.32 India 3:32.923:32.633:40.42
3x3x3 Blindfolded Kabyanil Talukdar 1:08.35 DNF India DNF1:08.35DNF
3x3x3 One-Handed Kabyanil Talukdar 15.53 16.94 India 15.5316.3915.6318.8120.97
Clock Akash Rupela 14.19 26.04 India 26.6724.6614.1937.6926.78
Megaminx Akash Rupela 1:29.48 1:40.83 India 1:41.941:37.341:43.201:51.301:29.48
Pyraminx Shubham Kumar 5.06 6.46 India 5.219.336.557.635.06
Skewb Akash Rupela 9.73 11.50 India 9.779.7326.3811.7113.03
Event Round Format Time limit Cutoff Proceed
3x3x3 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Second round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
2x2x2 Cube First round Ao5 10:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
4x4x4 Cube First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 2:00.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
5x5x5 Cube Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 3:00.00
6x6x6 Cube Final Bo1 / Mo3 15:00.00 1 attempt to get < 5:00.00
3x3x3 Blindfolded First round Bo3 10:00.00
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
Clock Final Ao5 10:00.00
Megaminx Final Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 4:00.00
Pyraminx First round Bo2 / Ao5 10:00.00 2 attempts to get < 30.00
Final Ao5 10:00.00
Skewb Final Ao5 10:00.00

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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