Checkmate Flashcards: Greco's Mate
The beauty of this pattern is its flexibility, it can win with a variety of variations. Many Checkmate patterns either attack f7 or h7. Greco's Mate reaches Checkmate by putting pressure on both f7 and h7 simultaneously!
The ingredients are a Queen attacking both squares, a Knight attacking both squares, and a Bishop aimed at f7:
I will set up a common diagram found to demonstrate this mate in action and then show you the variety of attacks.