2/22/2013 - Mate in 3

xray

For some unknown reason, I spotted this one immediately......

micaman994

Nice puzzle!!!

Cravista

nice&easyLaughing

Nikolae

what is wrong with Rh8-Rh6+ ?

ThutmoseIII
briansladovich wrote:

    Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

 

 

Maybe I did and maybe I didn’t. Who can say which Rook is “correct” and which one is “incorrect”? Maybe I selected a different Rook from the puzzle because I wished for a more interesting position.

Yeah, that’s it. I like making things difficult.

altinyzeiri
You have solved this problem!
3. Rxh6#
No wrong move
pbazan

Easy!!

stanhope13

The title helped a lot.

Melvyn-G

I did!

Egy_Hawk

R1h6 was wrong because black pawn obscures rook's control f-file such as:



margelatu
briansladovich wrote:

    Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

me :D

Teetetai
briansladovich wrote:
Bryan681972 wrote:
briansladovich wrote:

    Who else selected the incorrect rook for the first move ? 

If you use the other rook, black can escape to h5.

  Yes !

lol

cfrench49

Good one.

Cosmicaly_Religious

It's not fair, at first I touched the h6 square and it denies it

RJDavison

i just hate giving up pieces,so it's always hard to get it first try when most of these puzzles are sacrifice moves.

nlsmani

so easy and nice.

zacharycat

Saw the idea, and guessed the right rook. At first I didn't think it mattered.

stupid-boy

Cool

tim_supermonkey

marsuplami

easy