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5/16/2013 - Mate in 5

  • #101

    Nice

  • #102

    nice

  • #103

    one

  • #104

    Pretty hard...

  • #105

    Decent.

    SZ.

  • #106
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  • #107

    good work with the knight who should of been taken with the bishop instead of coming out with the king?

  • #108

  • #109

    try this mate in 20!

  • #110
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  • #111

    Lousy 

  • #112

    Once you notice that the Queen and Bishop are coordinated to attack the King it is easier to find the clearance sacrifice of the Knight...Black rejects the sac to stay alive and all the other moves fall into place.

  • #113

    Hard! :D

  • #114
    jamiethegunner wrote:

    good work with the knight who should of been taken with the bishop instead of coming out with the king?

    Of course not: 1 Nd6+ Bxd6? (or 1...Qxd6?) 2 Qxb7# Wink

  • #115
    hobyF wrote:

    What am I missing?  Why not Nd6+ followed by Qxb7?

    1 Nd6+ Kc7 If now 2 Qb7+ Black can play 2...Kxd6 and a mate in 5 is impossible (at best defence)! Surprised

  • #116

    B3# that stupid ************* pawn wow that had to be imbarresing

  • #117

    Actually, this is mate in two very simply. INFOWARS.COM

  • #118

    why dosen't the bishop kill the horse?

  • #119

    Move 2. Qxb7+ looks very tempting...

    1. Nd6+ Kc7 (either capture leads to Qxb7#) 2. Qxb7+ Kxd6 (Forced) 3. Qd5+ Kc7 (Forced) 4. Bf4+ Ne5! (This was the move I missed. It sacs the knight, but after the bishop recapture, the rook can block check and give a flight square for the king) 

    3. Bf4+? fails to Ke6! After 4. Qd5+ Kf6 5. Be5+? (trying to press the attack) Nxe5 there is no continuation.

  • #120

    I came. I saw. I got the puzzle.

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