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# Mating Problems

May 19, 2014, 12:56 PM 0

Greetings,

The CSCC 2nd Tuesday's Quad event has been rated.  The 3rd Tuesday (5/20) event will be a Quick-rated Swiss (G20, 3SS, free).

http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201405138992

This week's position comes from my 2nd round game at the May Panera Wednesday.  It is white to move and calculate how many to mate:

See the diagram and answer here:

http://cschess.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoid=192536414

http://cschess.webs.com/apps/blog/show/42280095-mating-problems

1. Game Of The Week: Mating Problems
2. This Week In Chess:  Quad Results
3. Tuesday Night Chess Tour 2nd Quarter standings

2014 Calendar Of Events for the Colorado Springs Chess Club:

http://cschess.webs.com/apps/calendar/

For additional events, see the following websites:

Denver Chess Club: DCC (http://www.denverchess.com)
Wyoming Chess Association: WCA (http://www.wyomingchess.com/)

Peace be with you,

Paul Anderson, Chess Coach
Cell: 719-310-9635

Email: cschess@live.com
Website:  http://cschess.webs.com/
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Mating Problems

http://www.chessvideos.tv/chess-game-replayer.php?id=92516

[Event "May Panera Wednesday"]
[Site "http://cschess.webs.com/"]
[Date "2014.05.14"]
[Round "2.5"]
[White "Anderson, Paul"]
[Black "Silva, David"]
[Result "1-0"]
[ECO "D55"]
[PlyCount "93"]
[EventDate "2014.05.07"]
[TimeControl "5400"]

1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Nf6 4. Bg5 Be7 5. e3
Nbd7 6. Nf3 O-O 7. Rc1 b6 8. cxd5 exd5 9. Bd3 Bb7 10. O-O c5 11. b3 Rc8 12. Qe2
Ne4 13. Bf4 Ndf6 14. Ba6 Qd7 15. Ne5 Bxa6 16. Qxa6 Qe6 17. Nb5 Nd2 18. Rfd1
Nfe4 19. f3 f6 20. Nd3 Nxf3+ 21. gxf3 Ng5 22. Kf2 Qh3 23. Bg3 h5 24. Nf4 Qf5
25. Qb7 Rfe8 26. Qxd5+ Qxd5 27. Nxd5 Bf8 28. Ndc7 Red8 29. h4 Nf7 30. Nxa7 Rxc7
31. Bxc7 Ra8 32. Bxb6 cxd4 33. Bxd4 Bb4 34. Rc8+ Rxc8 35. Nxc8 Nh6 36. e4 f5
37. Rg1 Kf7 38. Rxg7+ Kf8 39. Rb7 Bd2 40. e5 Bf4 41. e6 Ke8 42. Bf6 Ng8 43. Rh7
Kf8 44. Rh8 Bc1 45. Ne7 Be3+ 46. Ke2 Bg5 47. Rxg8# 1-0

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