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2/22/2013 - Mate in 3


  • 18 months ago · Quote · #101

    RyPe

    does anyone here use chrome 24? these puzzles never work!

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #102

    vanhafford

    Thanks for the lesson.  A Rook Sacrifice leading to a checkmate administered by a Rook assisted by a Queen.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #103

    xray

    For some unknown reason, I spotted this one immediately......

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #104

    micaman994

    Nice puzzle!!!

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #105

    Cravista

    nice&easyLaughing

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #106

    Nikolae

    what is wrong with Rh8-Rh6+ ?

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #107

    ThutmoseIII

    briansladovich wrote:

        Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

     

     

    Maybe I did and maybe I didn’t. Who can say which Rook is “correct” and which one is “incorrect”? Maybe I selected a different Rook from the puzzle because I wished for a more interesting position.

    Yeah, that’s it. I like making things difficult.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #108

    altinyzeiri

    You have solved this problem!
    3. Rxh6#
    No wrong move
  • 18 months ago · Quote · #109

    pbazan

    Easy!!

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #110

    stanhope13

    The title helped a lot.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #111

    Wappinschaw

    I did!

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #112

    Egy_Hawk

    R1h6 was wrong because black pawn obscures rook's control f-file such as:



  • 18 months ago · Quote · #113

    margelatu

    briansladovich wrote:

        Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

    me :D

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #114

    Teetetai

    briansladovich wrote:
    Bryan681972 wrote:
    briansladovich wrote:

        Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

    If you use the other rook, black can escape to h5.

      Yes !

    lol

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #115

    cfrench49

    Good one.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #116

    Dead_Assassin

    It's not fair, at first I touched the h6 square and it denies it

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #117

    RJDavison

    i just hate giving up pieces,so it's always hard to get it first try when most of these puzzles are sacrifice moves.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #118

    nlsmani

    so easy and nice.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #119

    zacharycat

    Saw the idea, and guessed the right rook. At first I didn't think it mattered.

  • 18 months ago · Quote · #120

    stupid-boy

    Cool


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