2/4/2016 - The Finish Line

DanielThompson

Someone help me understand moves in the "middle" part of the game. !!!!!

Sun4Ray

A stupid puzzle..black had em mated.

gnomechessman

Question is do you capture the Queen, or go for immediate mate?

robertkeitz111

cool!

MrCopperhead

Attempted ... 02/04/2016

MrCopperhead

Attempted again ... 02/05/2016

human_robot

Wow! That was a lot of fun again ... 02/04/2016!

YuhwanLee

wow

vanhafford

Queening your pawns is an element of chess that requires deep thought!  Thanks for the lesson!

BryanCFB

Sun4Ray wrote:

A stupid puzzle..black had em mated.

Black probably played Qb6 to Qb3 the move before the puzzle, so black could not checkmate.

EricRong

1. Re8+ Qxc4 2. g8=Q+

Solved!

EricRong

1... Qcxb72. Qxb7+Qxb73. Qxb7+Raxb74. Raxa6+Ra75. Raxa7#

Solved!

BryanCFB

gnomechessman wrote:

Question is do you capture the Queen, or go for immediate mate?

Mate would be preferable, but I don't think white has a forced checkmate here, so probably take the queen.

Jozef_Krisstof

nice...

VascoViageiro

nice is good tatics

ReyRambler1960

***B)***

AacarlosDeeDeeRobins

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