10/10/2011 - Mate in 3

frank_1985
crag9 wrote:

2. Rd6 is mate right?


 No, Rxd6 and you lose the bishop

frank_1985
One_Bullet wrote:

Should be mate in 2. The title is wrong.


 It's mate in 3

Jacob30

ok

dufferps

This is a good one. You had to read the title and know that it was a "Mate in 3" puzzle.  There are a number of good ways to mate-in-4 as others have shown.

dufferps
One_Bullet wrote:

Should be mate in 2. The title is wrong.


Show us how.

Zhanhui1995

easy

SherlockHolmes94

Nice one for a Monday

dufferps
lasker1982 wrote:

 

 mate in 8

 


Should be 3. Bc1# - mate in 3, not mate in 8.

rbk1

cool.. good one!

Baazigar
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dharmaraj_guru

nice & easy

sard2342

All of the daily puzzles are easy!

ZacWilson

A good reminder that a double check forces the King to move, thus negating the Knights coverage.

Darshan_Haragi_L

Nice puzzle

satsat

great puzzle...

DurinFirstBorn

After rook to d7, what was wrong with rook to d6. Mate in 2.

dav23r

other variant:1 Rd7+ Ke8  2 Rd6*

belky318

It's good, nice and easy :)

Djazbin

1. check 2. double check. 3. mate. Have a good day.

Ray-D-OActive

Nice start for a Monday, got it !