Theme: World Sudoku Championship (WSC)
Author/Opus: This is the 355th puzzle from Thomas Snyder, aka Dr. Sudoku.
Rules: Standard Sudoku rules. Additionally, if a grey circle is given between two adjacent cells, then the two numbers in those cells must be consecutive. (Note: not all grey circles are given; adjacent cells without a circle may contain either consecutive numbers or nonconsecutive numbers.)
Answer String: Enter the 5th row from left to right, followed by a comma, followed by the 8th row from left to right.
Time Standards (highlight to view): Grandmaster = 3:00, Master = 5:00, Expert = 10:00