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Think taking with the knight works just as well
Nice, but in a real game with a short time limit I would definitely do Nxf4 first and then Qd5, as someone already mentioned. It's just as much of a guaranteed mate, but far less damaging if you after starting the sequence you realize you overlooked something - which can easily happen in a blitz game.
The knight sac everyone is talking about doesnt work, because it does force black to take the knight. THe king simply moves to h4
Rg4, mate in 2, in that case. Black must take the knight.
That explains why I didn't see the first move...it wasn't a check.
Ok puzzle insane
Brilliant queen sacrifice! How did black's king end up in the center? Still, unpreventable
I hate to give up my queen
yap tats too easy one
I couldn't get the first move
Nice one. The Queen sacrifice to bring the knight was cool
Another possible solution1.Nxf4+ exN [.. Kh4 2. Nxg6+ Kh5 [..Kh3 3.Qg4+ Kxh2 4. Qg2#] 3. Qf5#]2.Qd5+ Kh4 [.. g5 3.Qxg5#]3. Qg5+ Kh34. Qg3#More complex, but works.
4. Qg3+ fxQ
It's no form to black be free from that mate if black don't take the Queen?
another Q sac !!! Nice...
This was a hard Queen sac for me. Good puzzle today.
my queen died!!! :D then i won =P awesome
That's a sexy mate
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