Logic Masters India (LMI) is conducting the Indian Sudoku Championship (ISC) 2016 on July 16th, 2016, and the Indian Puzzle Championship (IPC) 2016 on July 17th, 2016. The venue for the double event is Quality Inn Sabari, T.Nagar, Chennai - http://sabarihotels.com/.
The format is the same for both Day 1 (SM) and Day 2 (PR). There will be 4 preliminary rounds, where the top 3 (unless the 'Special Case Team Selection' criteria has been met) will be selected for the India A-team for the World Championships in Senec, Slovakia in October. After this, there will be a playoff to decide the SM & PR winners, which will be contested among the top 5 inexperienced participants (inexperienced is defined as someone who hasnít been to the WSC/WPC respectively).
All players who appear for the offline finals will receive a certificate.
- Top-3 players at the offline finals will be awarded medals / trophies.
- Top-10 players at the offline finals will be awarded prizes in the form of LMI merchandise.
- All players at the offline finals Under-21yrs and over-50yrs will receive special prizes.
- All players travelling from other countries (non-Indians), will receive special prizes.