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inviting to sacrifice the queen... then mate in 2!
Uhm, I think I missed something?
Important first Move!!!!!
Took me a second too. After Qb4+ black can't capture with Qxb4 because that allows white to promote d7 to a Queen and mate (because of the Bishop on g2). Kg8 is black's only move.
WTH??? the queen can just take... can't it?
Brilliant!! I was definetly puzzled
help a moron out why cant the black queen take on the first move? it isnt going to help black much but why not?
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what? why can't the black queen take the white queen on b4
In that case Black gets mated in two moves instead of three:
1.Qb4+ Qxb4 2.d8=Q#
Even if the result remains the same, the variation that delays checkmate the longest counts as the objectively best defense.
this is why black Queen can not take Qb4+
what is this first or second page you all keep on talking about???
I couldn't find out first move until I read the goal: "mate in 3"
then it was obvious
Does Karjakin even have a "puncher's chance"?
by fabelhaft 8 minutes ago
To the people who won't stop complaining about other people
by The-Great-Danton 9 minutes ago
I need an opening for white
by aidan0816 10 minutes ago
Pokemon Go OR Chess
by Live-The-Moment 19 minutes ago
Nakamura is Japanese not American
white to play and win
by Arisktotle 19 minutes ago
Player who after one bad move stop playing and just let the clock run
by eduyka 22 minutes ago
Is 1....e6 a good and flexible move against 1.d4?
by SilentKnighte5 28 minutes ago
New Blindfold Chess Record!
by gbidari 32 minutes ago
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