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1/10/2014 - Unstoppable Mate


  • 20 months ago · Quote · #181

    citizenoftheworld91

    cfmarofskeiii wrote:

    Note to the Editor: This is one of the few REALISTIC and beneficial excercises/puzzles as of late. Really, dumping your Queen 6 or 7 moves prior to a mate! LOL

    If it's a forced mate rather than an uncalculated risk or jump into the unknown, then what is unrealistic about sacrificing a queen for a mate?!

    I think you meant to say "this was an easy puzzle, not like those harder ones"!!

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #182

    citizenoftheworld91

    GMPangestu wrote:

    Kg3 ??? see black will answer with Rg1+! Look at the first white king's move. 

    1...Rg1+ 2. Nxg1 Kxg1 3. Rf5 Kh1 4. Rf1#

    And that even finishes it with one less move!!

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #183

    bandunglautanapi

    gg

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #184

    UnsoundHero

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #185

    SakshiCHESS

    Easiest one

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #186

    -_KNiGHt_-

    Cute puzzle.

     

    =)

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #187

    AlexanderKonev

    In timed game any player would choose 1... Rh5+ 2. Kg2 Rh2+ 3. Kf1 Kg3 and win

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #188

    nokhangjon

    that was easy! FIrst try

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #189

    tingtong99

    Nice Puzzle!!

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  • 20 months ago · Quote · #190

    citizenoftheworld91

    AlexanderKonev wrote:

    In timed game any player would choose 1... Rh5+ 2. Kg2 Rh2+ 3. Kf1 Kg3 and win

    You got white and black notations mixed up there, but this line actually makes sense, because it doesn't seem there's a way out for black after 3. Kg3, although black will make it take longer via 3... Rd2, followed by Nxd2 etc...

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #191

    Ocky

    Nice

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #192

    Knotts

    Tricky. But then again I suck.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #193

    shepi13

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  • 20 months ago · Quote · #194

    darlochessenthusiast

    IndigenousSpirit wrote:

    Why wouldn't you just capture the rook after it was ignorant enough to put itself in your rooks path?

    citizenoftheworld91 answers your question on page 10, and maybe others as well.  After a disasterous RxR by white it is stalemate!  White places his rook one file down (4th file) so that black cannot put its rook on the same file, because that square is defended by the white knight.

    Regards, David

  • 17 months ago · Quote · #195

    Juncedan

    nicely done

  • 13 months ago · Quote · #196

    ChessRain9698

    Ain't more pragmatic  4. Rg1     ?

  • 13 months ago · Quote · #197

    BryanCFB

    Huguet wrote:

    Ain't more pragmatic  4. Rg1     ?


    Illegal because white is in check.


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