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yes, agree with prev. The Q moves were easy. I dismissed the Rook move without calculation and didn't get that ... :-( Amazing that this was a game from 1925!
this is prolly the hardest puzzle i have ever done!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! this is hard
if u took the rook the queen would take ur rook
this is so hard
I don't understand what this was.
Very easy, like mis Adivinanzas
why doesnt the queen it Qc4?!?!
I'm sorry but I don't get it, why is black so afraid of the white queen, black could have taken the white queen any time.
Here, the black queen HAS to protect the rook on e8. So it MUST stay on the a4-e8 diagonal. All the white moves are aimed at DEFLECTING the black queen away from this diagonal. Once this is done, black will be checkmated in 2 moves... (After the black queen is removed from this diagonal, 1.Rxe8+ Rxe8, 2.Rxe8#). I hope you got it now.
Why did the black Queen not take the white after the first move?.
Oh.. now i get it.
the white is trying to make a back-rank mate. so if black captures the queen, Rxe8+ and followed by mate. really interesting puzzle.
This is a very very difficult puzzle.
by mashanator a few minutes ago
A funny miniature
by HueyWilliams 2 minutes ago
if i block a player what happen to them?
by WBFISHER 3 minutes ago
Zuzwang/Stalemate; Hard Puzzle
by GreenCastleBlock 4 minutes ago
losing on time
by blujay88 6 minutes ago
Problem with Arena
by EscherehcsE 6 minutes ago
2/27/2015 - Securing The Win
by Yizrael 9 minutes ago
this game was hair raising
by HueyWilliams 15 minutes ago
funny pictures of chess
by innocuent 17 minutes ago
Admins: Spam alert, you may wish to check this
by Mohammed-3813 18 minutes ago
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