4/25/2013 - Mate in 4

  • #21

    morning everyone, beautiful day over here...!

  • #22

    sacrificing your rook? all part of checkmate

  • #23
    pcfilho wrote:

    A hard problem: Albert Becker announces MATE IN 4! Can you solve it?

    http://jornalheiros.blogspot.com/2013/04/xadrez-mate-em-4-albert-becker.html

      

    1 Rc8+ Qxc8  2 Qxb6+ Qb7  3 Nc6+ Kc8  4 Qd8#

  • #24

    gotcha

  • #25
    Problema resolvido!
  • #26

    gotcha...

  • #27

    easy

  • #28

    At first I discarded the rook sacrifice, because I couldn't see a mate after gxh6, but then I saw 1. Rxh6+ , gxh6  2. Qg8+!! , Knxg8  3. Bf5++  Very nice Cool

  • #29

    This puzzle took some time to solve, so many variables to consider but I eventually got there. Good one!

  • #30
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  • #31

    Nice!

  • #32

    Required some thought,,,,good work

  • #33
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  • #34

    i wanna eat cockroach!

  • #35
    TorbenKyhlSorensen wrote:

    At first I discarded the rook sacrifice, because I couldn't see a mate after gxh6, but then I saw 1. Rxh6+ , gxh6  2. Qg8+!! , Knxg8  3. Bf5++  Very nice 

    Thank you! That's the part I just wasn't seeing.

  • #36

    Not easy to see! Nice puzzle. Wink

  • #37

    Who needs caffine to get the gray cells working Laughing

  • #38
    TorbenKyhlSorensen wrote:

    At first I discarded the rook sacrifice, because I couldn't see a mate after gxh6, but then I saw 1. Rxh6+ , gxh6  2. Qg8+!! , Knxg8  3. Bf5++  Very nice 

    That solution is even more beautiful: sacrificing R ánd Q to mate!!

  • #39

    founded

  • #40

    ok done....

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