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Counter Gambit


    • Sacrifice to Win #8

      This is the last "Sacrifice" puzzle. I hope you've enjoyed them as much as I have. White wins in two moves. The first is a sacrifice. | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 24, 2010
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    • Sacrifice to Win #7

      This example is called a "Smothered Mate". White sacrifices and mates in two. | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 23, 2010
      • | 658 views
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    • White Mates in One Move

      I love this puzzle. It's so obvious but it took me a while to figure it out. White mates in one move. | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 22, 2010
      • | 805 views
      • | 3 comments
    • Sacrifice to Win #6

      Here is a pretty easy one. White sacrifices to mate in two. | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 22, 2010
      • | 533 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Sacrifice to Win #5

      There is only one way for black to mate in two and it involves a sacrifice. Black to move. | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 22, 2010
      • | 475 views
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    • Sacrifice to Win #4

      White is three pawns down but wins after a sacrifice. Can you spot it? | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 22, 2010
      • | 397 views
      • | 0 comments
    • Bill Clinton

      President Bill Clinton is my cousin. Here is a picture of my mother and my grandfather standing with Bill. Bill's mother and my mother were first cousins. That means that Bill is my mother's second cousin and my third cousin. Do you count cousins ... | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 21, 2010
      • | 1908 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Sacrifice to Win #3

      White makes a sacrifice to deal the final blow. Can you see how? | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 21, 2010
      • | 269 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Sacrifice to Win #2

      Black makes a sacrifice to mate in two moves. Can you spot the sacrifice? | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 21, 2010
      • | 336 views
      • | 3 comments
    • Sacrifice to Win

      White is two pieces down (both Bishops). How can White sacrifice a piece to gain mate on the second move? | Read More

      • Jabbok
      • | Aug 20, 2010
      • | 410 views
      • | 0 comments