Manchester Open 2020

Mar 14 - 15, 2020
Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Oasis Academy, MediaCity UK

King William St, Salford, Greater Manchester, M50 3UQ UK

Dining Hall

Organization team
Deni Mintsaev (Дени Минцаев), Nevins Chan Pak Hoong (陈百鸿), and William Gan Wei Ren (颜伟仁)
WCA Delegates
David Lim, James Molloy, and Sam Spendla
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Main event
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Sebastian Weyer won with an average of 7.95 seconds in the 3x3x3 Cube event. George Scholey finished second (7.95) and Daniel Tidsey finished third (8.79).

3x3x3 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sebastian Weyer 7.11 7.95 Germany 8.977.577.747.118.53
2 George Scholey 7.15 7.95 United Kingdom 7.997.188.847.158.69
3 Daniel Tidsey 7.77 8.79 United Kingdom 7.7710.518.579.498.31

2x2x2 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 George Scholey 1.54 1.82 United Kingdom 1.541.971.602.721.90
2 Ben Whitmore 2.11 2.41 United Kingdom 3.562.202.352.112.68
3 Ben Stokes 2.47 3.00 United Kingdom 2.473.092.573.353.77

4x4x4 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sebastian Weyer 20.67 24.21 Germany 26.5120.6723.9022.21DNF
2 Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 26.55 30.59 Malaysia 29.0835.9928.3926.5534.31
3 Robert Yau 27.37 32.09 United Kingdom 27.3730.7833.2832.202:12.08

5x5x5 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Sebastian Weyer 48.55 52.53 Germany 52.7651.9456.2952.8848.55
2 Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 50.72 55.64 Malaysia 58.1754.7753.9750.721:03.57
3 Eli Jay 52.67 56.07 United Kingdom 53.7759.6255.4559.0052.67

7x7x7 Cube

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 2:35.17 2:42.86 Malaysia 2:47.482:45.932:35.17
2 Eli Jay 2:30.36 2:43.99 United Kingdom 2:30.362:37.503:04.11
3 Robert Yau 2:59.08 3:05.08 United Kingdom 2:59.083:00.143:16.03

3x3x3 Blindfolded

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Daniel Tidsey 23.85 DNF United Kingdom DNF23.85DNF
2 Ben Stokes 29.57 31.17 United Kingdom 33.0730.8829.57
3 Joseph Williams 58.51 DNF United Kingdom DNFDNF58.51

3x3x3 One-Handed

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 George Scholey 13.18 14.53 United Kingdom 13.3116.9814.8315.4413.18
2 Robert Yau 13.74 15.28 United Kingdom 17.4614.3713.7422.0514.02
3 Callum Hales-Jepp 14.88 16.35 United Kingdom 16.7021.4416.2214.8816.13


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Katie Davies 43.13 45.91 United Kingdom 44.8447.8348.6645.0743.13
2 Eli Jay 46.05 47.95 United Kingdom 47.5154.5746.0549.0547.28
3 Ivan Lew Yi Wen (刘义文) 45.06 49.81 Malaysia 50.2049.3549.8745.0655.56


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Jason Harley 3.14 3.71 United Kingdom 3.763.663.144.373.70
2 Kai Roff 3.90 4.58 United Kingdom 4.225.804.285.233.90
3 Callum Hales-Jepp 3.91 5.29 United Kingdom 4.893.916.184.796.97


# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 George Scholey 2.70 3.33 United Kingdom 3.842.833.332.704.01
2 Daniel Tidsey 3.32 3.83 United Kingdom 4.723.993.323.733.77
3 Eli Jay 2.91 4.74 United Kingdom 7.332.913.174.376.69

3x3x3 Multi-Blind

# Name Best Average Citizen of Solves
1 Bertie Longden 28/36 58:59 United Kingdom 28/36 58:59
2 Ben Stokes 15/19 54:36 United Kingdom 15/19 54:36
3 Matthew Prestwich 12/13 57:07 United Kingdom 12/13 57:07