Australian wins Rubik's Cube competition in Brazil

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL (REUTERS) - Australian Feliks Zemdegs has won this year's Rubik's Cube World Championship in Sao Paulo, Brazil after solving the famous block puzzle in a mere 5.695 seconds.

Zemdegs, who also won last year, was just short of the world record of 5.25 seconds held by an American.

The biennial event marks its eighth competition this year.