11614 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Very nice one today!!!
Easy but good.
Hmmm I thought there might be another solution there. Maybe I missed something (most likely).
Qg8 (instead og Qh6) works too.
Yes, that's what I was thinking exactly, although I think the rook takes and then can block bishop... so that may be why it is not the proper solution.
good & eazy
love the sac
Nice interaction between the Knight and Bishop.
Here is the actual game. (Black actually won the game. The roles were reversed for the puzzle in order to make it easier for discussion. Also, the game ended after the 28th move, but the puzzle added the final moves to show us the final result.)
i just saw the whole game you posted. out loud, (and i'm alone here) i was like "oohhhh, MAN!" wow, that's so cool! white prepares for mate, then he is brought to a forced mate in such a dirp-faced moment! lol i found trhis pretty cool. thank you for that.
Is there also a smothered mate here?
Qg5+ Kf8 (forced)
Re8+ R x e8
Qg8+ R x g8
Ktd7 (or Kth7) mate
no. Q x d7 or kg7
Weird how you failed to see that the king could go to either g7 or e7 after the knight checks.
Yes, I feel like an idiot it's so obvious.
Wow... nice one!! the whole game is amazing (thanx IncrediBill for posting it).
easy puzzle and nice game supplied by IIncrediBill.
Excellent Puzzle. Solution at this point was quite EZ though.
Thanks IncrediBill for the actual game.
Sorry but there is a second solution to this puzzle:
1.Qg3+ Kf8 ( 1...Kxf6 2.Qg5# )2.Bh6+ Rxh6 3.Qg8#
pretty easy :)
I like it....
5/24/2015 - Too Many Threats, Not Enough Solutions
by nchebykin 6 minutes ago
Chess.com Tactics Trainer Rating System
by baddogno 6 minutes ago
Convert Live Chess to Real, Over the Board Chess!
by incantevoleutopia 12 minutes ago
Are tactics really the way to go?
by Elubas 13 minutes ago
by trakoz 20 minutes ago
What do i do wrong
by LazyChessPlayer3201 25 minutes ago
Reproduction and Real Jaques of London Chess Set
by Mazkor 30 minutes ago
How could I have finished this?
by LazyChessPlayer3201 32 minutes ago
en passant = Cheater!
by ChastityMoon 35 minutes ago
Best Openings for Beginner
by b0bnolan 43 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!