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So are you supposed to find the shortest checkmate for white? I'm a bit new to forums.
No, to=discuss the options for white and analyse the game
So considering black's best option is to take one of the rooks in most situation, I would close the box, and move 1. Rg2, that way the rook on e3 can take care of the bishop.... however the Bishop can just threaten the rook and move 1. ... Bd4, or 1. ... Bf1. This might just prolong the game though. I don't see any strategy for black to be able to win, but that maybe just me.
Doesn't 1.Rxh3+ win trivially?
Which side of the board is which? Is the Black pawn about to promote on g1 or is it on its original b7 square?
I put coordinates and yes it is about to promote!
If the pawns are going up (on a6 and b7), there is very little to analyze or discuss in this position. White's advantage is overwhelming. (edit *I see you've added coordinates while I was typing*)
If the pawns are going down (on h3 and g2)...I think pfren's Rxh3+ wins... other moves (Re2 for instance) might just draw. (There's obviously no win for black as white can always sack rooks on pawns leaving black without mating material.)
1.Rg7 and 1.Rh7 also win very easily, and I'm sure white has more winning first moves.
Sorry, but the position is not interesting at all.
Good opening book(s) for 2000+
by TheGreatOogieBoogie 2 minutes ago
Carlsen is mediocre - my analyses
by electricpawn 3 minutes ago
12/6/2013 - Mate in 8
by nadimashfaq99 4 minutes ago
Alekhine's Defense Brilliancy - destroyed a guy in only 7 moves :O
by MrDamonSmith 5 minutes ago
what the #$%^was he playing and how did he win?
by TheGreatOogieBoogie 7 minutes ago
Should a 1300 player play and study the Smith-Morra Gambit?
by Yaroslavl 8 minutes ago
Chess Is Garbage, Here Are My Own Openings
by MoonSnow 16 minutes ago
cant unusual openings be used to fox stronger opponents more often than not?
by TheGreatOogieBoogie 17 minutes ago
Searching someone for play long standard games
by tfulk 18 minutes ago
what is this whole "carlsen plays like a computer" nonsense
by WeisseSchachlade 18 minutes ago
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