19707 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
This was superdifficult. I couldn't figure out a way to sac my queen... ;)
why can't black take rook with queen???
What puzzle are you looking at??? In this daily puzzle the white Rooks are never threatened by the Black Queen!
After White plays: 1. Nf6+ Black only has 3 legal moves all which end in mate.
1. ... Kf8 which ends in mate-n-2 with 2. Rxe8#,
1. ... Kh8 which ends in mate-n-2 with 2. Rxe8# and
1. ... Qxf6 which ends in mate-n-2 with 2. Rxe8#
Also note: The checking white Knight at f6 is threatened by the Black Pawn at g7; however, this pawn is Pinned by the Ice Queen at g4.
Very nice, thanx for sharing...
how do you go to the puzzels?????????
nice n easy
Excellent mate in two, almost did not see second move.
Will computers ever solve chess?
by NKT73 a few minutes ago
5/3/2016 - The Slip
by MJ8606 a few minutes ago
by DoOrDie71 5 minutes ago
Challenging lower rated players?
by ozzie_c_cobblepot 5 minutes ago
why do people say thanks?
by ozzie_c_cobblepot 6 minutes ago
start 2+ win series challenge option suggestion
by Diakonia 8 minutes ago
Win against GNU Chess on 'Normal' level
by GiftedLoser 8 minutes ago
Hurt/Heal World Champions
by Gamer710 11 minutes ago
What is the green light next to the time mean in Live Chess
by SelmanEkici 14 minutes ago
A seemingly lost game turned around
by speeduptheserver 14 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!