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CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.08.2015 - day 149

CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.08.2015 - day 149

May 8, 2015, 2:00 PM 4

World Champion Vassily Smyslov beat Alexandar K Tsvetkov in the Chigorin Memorial Tournament in Moscow in 1947:

Black to move and mate in 1:

World Champion Mikhail Tal beat Igors Bleks in the Latvian Championship in Riga in 1952:
Black to move and mate in 5:

My student Norbert Bodó from Budapest, Hungary won against István Bolyki in the X. Sakksarok Open in Budapest in 2015:
White to move and mate in 4:

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Thank you!

Attila Turzo

International Chess Master and Chess Coach


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