2/22/2013 - Mate in 3

doublebruce

14 Hours  ; Alice I am going to send you to the moon.

mhalilim

Nice one, no need to kill the queen in the process just a poor rook.

notimee

nice

abo_tamem_2012

easy! rook sacrifice is necessary to openthe file g for the queen.

abo_tamem_2012

Willmac12. this because you are not concentrating well. other wise the black king will escap to h file.

CHESSKID00

easy

Shataranj-e-Khiladi

me

prathz007

got it

masterofchess2013

Revelation
briansladovich wrote:

    Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

i did. u mean h8h6 right? it should work too

diagonal

I visually calculated1.Rh1h5+ gxh5 2.Qg8+ Kf5 3.Rxh5#.

sanjay_singh

I used to say, "If number of moves to mate is given, it becomes easy to solve the puzzle".  So, EASY.

eporediese

very good

szammie

Crucial.

SZ.

jlmolgar

I also selected the incorrect rook for the first move. I think the  result was going to be the same.

guymandude323
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KumarAnkur

hmmm

kwstaras7

5 seconds and i solved it

RyPe

does anyone here use chrome 24? these puzzles never work!

vanhafford

Thanks for the lesson.  A Rook Sacrifice leading to a checkmate administered by a Rook assisted by a Queen.