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familiar but nice......
Good practice, I enjoyed it, thanx for sharing...
Good one. Just as I like it .
Hard to believe that Black hasn't developed his Bishop/Queen this far into the game.
it was nice!
Mate in two (1. Nc3 Nxg1?, 2. Nd3#)
White will win, but mate in two is foiled by 1. ... dxc3.I don't see any way for white to checkmate on the next move.I see 1. Nc3 dxc3, 2. Rc5+ Rxc5, 3. Qxc5#
EDIT: In fact, Jakester's alternate solution (1.Nc5) DOES seem to force a mate in 2.
1. ... Nxg1, 2. Ncd3#1. ... Rxc5. 2. Rxc5#1. ... Bf5, 2. Qg7#1. ... f3, 2. Ncd3%
i did it in 4 moves easy
No mistakes from me.Please be relevant, helpful & nice!
easy, common concept.
quite easy but good
This is not a puzzle. All the first moves are forced to keep the king in check!
What if you went to a live tournament and no one came except for you?
by jerry1228 a few minutes ago
5/29/2015 - Kramnik-Anand WC match 2008
by vabfgk a few minutes ago
why didn't chigorin become world champ
by SilentKnighte5 a few minutes ago
My study plan
by DaveKovacsPhil a few minutes ago
by Pulpofeira a few minutes ago
Why does nobody play 1. c3?
by adypady02 3 minutes ago
What do you say one move from mating your opponent!
by datfreshmandude 4 minutes ago
Judit Polgar would of been able to beat all male champions
by stanhope13 4 minutes ago
amazing draw guys check it out :)
by felixs161 6 minutes ago
music and chess
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