# When I am hungry

• 2 years ago · Quote · #101

The problem is difficult. Caiello,the branch lines you gave are cool . I will give first four moves from main line as a hint:

• 2 years ago · Quote · #102

• 2 years ago · Quote · #103
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• 2 years ago · Quote · #104

Caiello solved #101 and showed many interesting lines about it.The author of this puzzle is I.Shiffmann . And after such a big horse-hunting , i think we need something more light - a puzzle again from A.Troizky :

white to play and win

• 2 years ago · Quote · #105

Suppose, you are playing white :

How this game will end ?

• 2 years ago · Quote · #106

White wins!
• 2 years ago · Quote · #107

Black king can escape:

1.e8Q is interesting and white can play 1.Kf5 also with interesting lines.
• 2 years ago · Quote · #108

White should win
• 2 years ago · Quote · #109

Black has such a possibility:

• 2 years ago · Quote · #110

white should still win in that position

• 2 years ago · Quote · #111

You are absolutely right . But let's change position a bit and suppose black just checked from ' b4 ' - can white win ?

• 2 years ago · Quote · #112

• 2 years ago · Quote · #113

2.Bc6 doesn't work :

• 2 years ago · Quote · #114

• 2 years ago · Quote · #115

There is direct check  4...Qf5+:

• 2 years ago · Quote · #116

That took me a while. I smacked my head when I saw the solution though.

• 2 years ago · Quote · #117

• 2 years ago · Quote · #118

to Elona and   to Caiello !

Does anybody else see the solution ?

• 2 years ago · Quote · #119

Caiello worked hard on this puzzle and i think , he has the right to post full solution , when decides to.

• 2 years ago · Quote · #120