6/14/2012 - Mate in 3

CheckMate_King_Two

Was it me or was this mate in five, not three as the title says?

ccarlton69

Mate in 3? More like mate in 5!

strochess

Shouldn't this be called MATE IN 4?

alexVL47

Good puzzle, though it's mate in five, not in three moves!

atlime

Mate in 5*

PardalsemCasa

The classical... Few alternatives... And yes, mate in 5...



goatt23

I think this is a repeat...

Ludanto272

Why mate in 3????

RookPFeynman

Say can anyone tell me why this is not possible:

2...Kg8

3. Nxd8+  Kh8

4. Qe8+ Nf8

5. Qxf8#

or

2...Kg8

3. Nxd8+  Kf8

4. Qg7#

mdzebar

that was 5 moves. not 3.

JHJ3rd

Was it me or did it take five moves and not three to effect this mate?

cammy100

mate in 3... errr 5

chowdhuryanik

nice.....

GS100602GS

nice

RookPFeynman

OOPs! The first scerio is wrong but follows this way

1.Qe6+Kh8

 
The second one is better!
Hariharan_Sundaram

Alternate lines:

richard2382

it's mate in 6 !!!!!

m1k3555

A lot of repeats on these puzzles lately.

Genghis_McCann

wasn't that mate in 5?

diontd

Hey, the title is mate in 3, but it is mate in 5!!!