10/2/2011 - Mate in 3

  • #141
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  • #142

    Lovely sundays.....

  • #143

    good

  • #144
    d_choudhary wrote:

    why not 1Qh6  and then 2Qxh7 or 2Qxg7 would be checkmate. 


    black would mate. rook to e1

  • #145

    easy puzzle harder please

  • #146
    jnehls4 wrote:
    d_choudhary wrote:

    why not 1Qh6  and then 2Qxh7 or 2Qxg7 would be checkmate. 


    black would mate. rook to e1


  • #147

    Pretty easy

  • #148

    Strange puzzle, sode1

  • #149

    Do you serve whipped cream with your Sundaes?

    EZ.

  • #150

    hey

  • #151
    d_choudhary wrote:

    why not 1Qh6  and then 2Qxh7 or 2Qxg7 would be checkmate. 


    That's what I was trying to do. That was the best move.

  • #152

    Nice, pretty challenging I thought.

  • #153
    Sawlstice wrote:
    d_choudhary wrote:

    why not 1Qh6  and then 2Qxh7 or 2Qxg7 would be checkmate. 


    That's what I was trying to do. That was the best move.


    if you go 1. Qh6, the response Re1# ends the game with you losing as white.  You must check the king every move to prevent that.

  • #154
    IslandPryde wrote:

    too easy, could've been done without sacrificing the rook..


     

    No, it couldn't have. If the queen moved first then white loses with the rook coming down to checmate.

  • #155

    Easy

  • #156
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  • #158
    Fireman44 wrote:

     


    1.Qh6?? Re1#

  • #159

    why take the rook. it prevents checkmate

  • #160

    Nice Puzzle

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