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usually these puzzles are well thought out, but i seem to see another mate in 5, is there anything wrong with:
not saying that this puzzle isn't well thought out
I think it's just because the smothered is prettier :D
I liked it!
this is a very easy puzzle
I saw Yeewassup's mate in 5. But I learned about "smother" mates. Thanks.
Smother Mate rules
Stalemate77 knows he has played on chess.com for a while when he can do the trapped king-kinght mate!
josh waitzkin 101 ;) Nice concept!
Smother mates. They are straight up nasty! IMO one of the worst way to lose a game.
Beautiful - Those last two move are classic!
This was one of those where I didn't see the whole sequence from the beginning, but the right move was pretty clear at each step.
I thought that this was the solution and failed the puzzle because of it. I can't figure out how black could do anything differently except for 3. ...Kf8 , which just results in a checkmate on move 4: Qf7#
That looks good to me - even better than the "solution" in that white doesn't sacrifice his queen and in fact takes black's queen.
I didn't even see it, probably because the knight at h6, smothered mate is such a familiar classic play.
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by BigKingBud 8 minutes ago
Did I just refute the sicilian?
by AntonioAg 15 minutes ago
by BigKingBud 16 minutes ago
Solid opening for 1. E4 e5 as white? (With minimal theory, including sidelines)
by pfren 18 minutes ago
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2/6/2016 - Pawn Attack
by ilovepuzzle 19 minutes ago
Group admins and super admins
by starfishSurprise 25 minutes ago
Better online bullet wins archive.
by aina0 27 minutes ago
Saw this today...
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Post Your Vintage Chess Clocks Here
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