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Wow! This is a very good problem, where the key issue is to arrive to a position with the right timing so as to trap the queen with the knight.
The longest sunday puzzle ever!
All the moves are forced, it takes so many moves because white has to manuever the Queen so that it can go to the 8th rank from the h-file and from the 8th rank move downwards for a check. The only possibility for that is going from h3 to c8.
People are saying that this never happens in the game and such, but this is precisely why we have these puzzles. The concept is actually not so hard, and if you knew that your goal was to get to h3+ then the moves leading up to that won't be that difficult. You probably would never reach this exact position in a game but this just shows the idea of manuevering your Queen to a perfect square with just a bunch of checks in an almost completely open board.
looks like I got first on this one.
ok, so actually according to my calculations, the ending is not check mate, can anyone verify?
Black steeped into a fork stupid puzzle
haha...nice puzzle...it just want to irritate huh???
bad moves by the black . he should get a draw.
Long but done.lease be relevant, helpful & nice!
Fascinating ! Completed a few puzzles like this so know that every move is vital. Once you understand the theme it becomes pretty easy to find the next move but you do keep asking 'where is this going?'
Bullet; biltz, and rapid (standard)
by AIM-AceMove a few minutes ago
i play chess like mikhail tal what are good openings for me?
by jengaias a few minutes ago
Siana implies he gonna quit!!!
by DavidDuchovny a few minutes ago
Ask an IM anything for chess
by ChessTrener a few minutes ago
why engine in suggesting h4 on move 6?
by SmyslovFan a few minutes ago
2/9/2016 - Tempo Time
by maacos 3 minutes ago
2/9/2016 - Jandemirov-Ivanov, Minsk 1995
by DidierDids 7 minutes ago
Warning about aborting games.
by Spangledstar 14 minutes ago
Horn & McCrillis, Est. 1846, No. C-150, Made in U.S.A.
by AlanDewey 19 minutes ago
KIA vs yugoslav atack
by thdimi 20 minutes ago
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