Yusheng Du

Yusheng Du (杜宇生)
Background Information
Alias(es):
Country: China
Born:
Occupation(s):
Years Active: 2015-present
WCA ID: 2015DUYU01
Claim to Fame: 3.47s 3x3 Cube World Record

Yusheng Du (杜宇生) is a Chinese speedcuber. At the Wuhu Open 2018, on the 24th November 2018, he set a new Rubik's Cube single World Record of 3.47 seconds. This was 0.75 seconds faster than the previous record of 4.22 seconds by Feliks Zemdegs.

The scramble he received was:

F U2 L2 B2 F' U L2 U R2 D2 L' B L2 B' R2 U2

and his solution was:

z y // inspection

U R2 U' F' L F' U' L' // 2x2x3+EO

U' R U R2 U R // 1st pair

U2 R' U R // 2nd pair

U R' U' R U' R' U2 R // ZBLL

U // AUF

It had a 2x2x3 block + edge orientation and an antisune ZBLL. It was his first official sub 6-second solve.

See also