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It was Tarrasch who originally found this variation
Great puzzle, lot of calculation invovled, definetly needing a deep insight into the middle game.
nice puzzle..by the way knew it beforehand
Why did the solution end when it did...with no checkmate shown? Is it so obvious they didn't show it? Help please!
Wouldn't this pull a win instead of a draw?
Edit: Nevermind, Queen to h8 or h7 is checkmate.
what happens if black takes with the knight on move 4 instead of move 5?
This puzzle is a well known trap out of the Ruy Lopez Opening (I don't remember which variation...), where black plays 0-0 which is a mistake, losing a pawn. I believe all these moves are forced.
11. C4 was devastating! Eleven (11) deep! Thanks for the lesson!
nic one....good puzzle
Wow, hard one...
This is a known trap, black has to take on d4 before 0-0. I've actually played this in a game, so I got the puzzle really fast (although I was unaware black could avoid the loss of a piece for so long).
can somebody explain this?
Should i learn the bishop and knight vs king checkmate?
by Vicariously-I 3 minutes ago
Quality Chess Book
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5/26/2016 - Chr. Wiehe, Nationaltidende, 1884
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Bean Variation in the Najdorf 6.Bg5
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Chess is like Football
by macer75 14 minutes ago
Old wooden cigar boxes make great chess piece boxes
by UpcountryRain 16 minutes ago
Responding to d4.
by dpnorman 16 minutes ago
Is chess still evolving?
by fuzzbug 21 minutes ago
help-mate in 4 (hard)
by Robert_New_Alekhine 23 minutes ago
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