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I saw this in a game, I think Nicholas Rossolimo was white. I was impressed.
I saw this in a game. Nicholas Rossolimo was white. I was impressed.
Nice little puzzle, I'd say it's quite hard, but not too hard.
I hope this is a good problem :) I tried my best ;D
Black to move, difficulty is.. medium?
Btw... the king moves to h8 because if it moves to g7, then the rook can move to h4 and push the pawn after black queens, gaining tempo and a winning advantage
Well then, how about it?
I just finished this one recently, Black can win a queen, or mate in 4+ moves depending on how unsportsmanlike White is :P
Also, check the move list after you solve it.
a game i played a few days ago...got a nice puzzle out of it. :)
Haha, how did you even get to that position? :P
If after Nd4+, Ka3, then Nb5+ fork for the Queen without material loss. So the best move for white is to take the knight on d4 since the Queen will be lost on the next move no matter what white decides to play.
"message user DailyPuzzle with the puzzle position in FEN format along with the solution and the level of difficulty (easy, medium, hard).
I don't think we're supposed to be posting them here :P
A nice king-in-the-corner queenless mate in 3 from one of my own games (I was playing black) difficulty: easy/medium
Hey inexperienced expert, doesn't 1...Rxa5! refute Black's mating net?
can u please tell the solution...casue it looks impossible to mate in 2
Why do I get a blank image when I'm having pressed the "insert position or game" then selected Puzzle .... and "continue"
very nice puzzle
This is a great Monday puzzle. Mate in 290!
Easy mate in 4.
by mkelowna a few minutes ago
by leiph18 7 minutes ago
How do you play against people who refuse to castle
by varelse1 12 minutes ago
by Jitesh 18 minutes ago
Annand shows who's the boss.
by onthehouse 19 minutes ago
Group Notes Access
by kzhang2012 20 minutes ago
by aks1210 26 minutes ago
Are 1.d4? or 1.c4? questionable
by Fromper 27 minutes ago
1/31/2015 - Ryklis-Ivasyuk, USSR 1982
by JOVINDSOUZA 28 minutes ago
Just when you thought you've Won...
by CTB755 29 minutes ago
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