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CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.31.2015 - day 172

CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.31.2015 - day 172

May 31, 2015, 2:48 PM 1

World Champion Tigran Petrosian won against Aron G Reshko in the USSR under 20 championship in Leningrad in 1945:

White to move and mate in 1:

World Champion Mikhail Tal beat Leonid Shamkovich in the 40th USSR Championship in Baku in 1972:
White to move and mate in 5:

Our reader Sean Breitkreuz from Chipman, NewBrunswick, Canada won against Mohammed Aymen Elkhiat from Sohag, Egypt in an online game in 2015:
Black to move and mate in 2:

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Thank you!

Attila Turzo

International Chess Master and Chess Coach


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