10/4/2012 - Nrashkin-Kikhayev, correspondence 1965

markm27
Gambler71 wrote:

Why not 2.Qa2

Thatwould be mate in 3.

Because then 2... Rxa8

Bill_C

2nd move got me otherwise easy cheesy.

lhinojosa1479

easy as pie

KittyAX

cool didn't get it

falcox

@ markm27 I saw 2. Ra7+ too and missed the second move for it.

DerDoc3

1) Ra8+ Kb7

2) Ra7+ Kxb7 [2) ... Kb6 --> 3) Qxc7#]

3) Qxc7+ Ka6

4) Ra1# 

szammie

Pretty decent.

SZ.

unusualkid

Easy. Two Rooks mate.Cool

yellowhealer

Easy

idraz

nice

sofiaunique

Got it first time. Feel pretty smart :)

Jonesatyeer

Nice Save! sent my anteni spinning

Jonesateer

simply Logical

stalemate77

Looks hard; actually easy

Luidefunes

cheetahch
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cheetahch

alblevin your puzzle is wrong because when the queen for example when the queen was on e8, the king dosen't have to move to c5 because it can go to d5

weijing98

ez

Ayoubi-W

COOL, thanks alot for chess.com..Cool

iftikhor

was ez but nice sac of a rook