6/4/2012 - Mate in 4

  • #201

    good puzzle

  • #202

    Resembles an offensive rebound, put-back basket in bball!

  • #203

    good

  • #204
    evranis wrote:

    Why not qxd4 or nxd4 for the second move of the blacks? With a queen sacrifice, the mat can't happend, right? (2.qxd4 3be3 3qxe4!)

    no, it wont happen. qxd4 and then f4, its mate

  • #205

    so easy for a 2000 rated player

  • #206

    2...Qxd4 0r Nxd4 lead to mate by 3. F4-mate

  • #207

    cooperation of pieces!!

  • #208

    @evrains: d4,qxd4/nxd4,f4+ mate

  • #209
    evranis wrote:

    Why not qxd4 or nxd4 for the second move of the blacks? With a queen sacrifice, the mat can't happend, right? (2.qxd4 3be3 3qxe4!)

    because then it's mate in the next move (f4)

  • #210

    if qxd4 the mat in f4 fast

  • #211

    Why not f2 to f4 and then c3 to e4 and finish the game in two moves ! ?

  • #212

    very sipmle!

  • #213
    evranis wrote:

    Why not qxd4 or nxd4 for the second move of the blacks? With a queen sacrifice, the mat can't happend, right? (2.qxd4 3be3 3qxe4!)

    Then 3.f4#

  • #214

    good

  • #215
    raviepic3 wrote:

    Why not f2 to f4 and then c3 to e4 and finish the game in two moves ! ?

    Looks like a good idea, but because 1. f4 is not a check, black has time to move the c6 knight to create an escape square, so on 2. Nce4+ Kc6.  Even better than that is 1...Bxc2, guarding the e4 square and saving the light squared bishop at the same time.

  • #216

    1

  • #217

    pretty shweet

  • #218

    Good puz.

  • #219

    A classic.Please be relevant, helpful & nice!

  • #220

    wow very nice problem.Cool

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