16068 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!
I am confused.Hope someone help me ..
Black resigns in the following game and I can't find out why..
can you spot the winning combo?
i don't no Rc1 or c6 might draw
Maybe it's just the dropping of the h7 pawn.
well , maybe black was less on time ,
thats the one thing they dont show on paper moves..
pehapes black dosn't think he can stp white c pawn if he was short of time
Was thinking maybe a typo 2Kd3 instead of 2Kb3, because after Rxh7 if black attacks c-pawn, and exchanges into pawn endgame it is lost. Black doesn't need to do that though, so even there win not obvious to me.
i checked it well TwoMove ,
it was indeed Kb3 there.
looks like it is a no solution problem..
Yes, you are right Kb3 was move found game now. Think idea is 2...Rc6 3.Rxh7 Kd6 4.Kb4 then pawn endgame is lost after 4... Rxp 5RxR KxR 6. Kc5. Otherwise white wins by moving king towards c-pawn to promote it. 2Kb3 looks slightly sadistic move, because 2Kb5 was more obvious way of going towards c-pawn. Looking at it now 2.Kd3 doesn't look very good at all .
maybe you found out...
I never saw Kb4 & Kc5 by white...
looks like grandmasters can do otb, what I can't on even analysis board..
New Logic for Auto-pairing and Seek Graph!
by knightkrawlirr a few minutes ago
7/22/2014 - Mate in 3
by SamuelM13JHTL a few minutes ago
Europe Respects Chess More Than USA?
by BlackLeopard-1 3 minutes ago
Can't win on time with the sole King ?
by Zigwurst 8 minutes ago
A rule technicallity or software bug....?
by knightkrawlirr 8 minutes ago
Time Control Changes?
by Capa_a 10 minutes ago
Who are you supporting in the upcoming rematch b/w Anand and Carlsen ?
by mcris 15 minutes ago
problamatic e6 sicilian
by Jimmykay 16 minutes ago
by WalhallaRoad 19 minutes ago
Have you ever been stalked or harassed by a Chess.com member?
by zborg 23 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 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!