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5/16/2014 - Fluvia Poyatos - Grischuk, Oropesa 1998

  • #181

    THIS DID NOT LEAD TO MATE!!

  • #182

    Cool

  • #183
    BryanCFB wrote:
    Pilotjohn wrote:

    I don't get this puzzle... Can somebody tell me why pond didn't take Q on d4 on the 2nd move -or why Q traded for a K instead of R?

    Basically, if the queen takes the rook there will be nothing left to take the knight, whereas when the queen takes the knight the bishop will be able to take the rook.

    Alrigty! So it's about learning to prioritise! Laughing If you miss the right sequence, you miss the next big thing, ok!

  • #184

    Yell

  • #185

    Misreading the title: Flying Potatoes?

  • #186

    k

  • #187

    revisit 25.01.15 Solved

    After all the simplifications, White should be winning. Wondering though if 2...PxQ would have been better for Black?

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