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Last updated on 9/18/11, 8:23 AM.
In 90% of the cases pawns are promoted to queens. Sometimes though, it would be better to promote to something else other than a queen, like in the following examples:
Here is one that involves promoting to a rook:
If you think your skills at this are good enough then why not try this puzzle?
Hope you liked this and thanks for reading!
Isn't the last puzzle from "Play Winning Chess" the first book in the "Winning Chess" series by Yasser Seirawan?
nice puzzle... got it in 1 :)
Another interesting (and famous) puzzle:
Alternative black defence:
for Thikron's first puzzle, why can't White play 5.c8=Q?
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