Nikoli / Sixty People Competed at the first Sudoku Championship in Brazil

2012-11-14 01:17   #12110001

img12110001_1 Brazil is no exception for Sudoku craze, and Nikkey Shimbun Press hosted the first Sudoku tournament in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Sep. 29th, 2012. The youngest contestant was four years old, and the oldest was 86 years old. Even a pregrant woman who was due on the tournament day joined the event. Sixty enthusiastic Sudoku fans shared excitement and joy one another.

Maki was invited as a guest speaker and gave a talk on the history of Sudoku and the technique on solving them. The Nikkey Press plans to host the second tournament next year on the same day.
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