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  • #121

    Yes, there is.

    Chess Tempo is one them, or any site that supports a DB.

    All you need is the FEN

     

  • #122

    seventh page is what I get for working late!

  • #123

    Same here, quick and easy. 

     

  • #124

    Nice one

  • #125

    [FEN "8/pR2n2p/2pk4/q1r1bRp1/6B1/1P2PP1P/P2PK3/8 w - - 0 1"]

  • #126
    BryanCFB wrote:
    bartekmr wrote:

    b4 is good too

    Not so good as it can be thwarted with 1...Qa6+.

    but after b4:Rc5 is check and white can escape with rook

  • #127

    No, 1. b4? Qa6+ will lose the game for White, who cannot 2. PxRc5+ because White first needs to move out of check 2. Kf2 Bg3+ 3. Kxg3 NxRf5+ 4. BxNf5 RxBf5 now it's mate in 9 for Black.  OR block check with 2. b5 QxRb7 3. Now what?

    The puzzle line is the only solution wink.png

  • #128

        10 hours ago · Quote · #127

    bartekmr wrote:

    BryanCFB wrote:
    bartekmr wrote:

    b4 is good too

    Not so good as it can be thwarted with 1...Qa6+.

    but after b4:Rc5 is check and white can escape with rook

     

     
    Brendan_UK wrote:

    No, 1. b4? Qa6+ will lose the game for White, who cannot 2. PxRc5+ because White first needs to move out of check 2. Kf2 Bg3+ 3. Kxg3 NxRf5+ 4. BxNf5 RxBf5 now it's mate in 9 for Black.  OR block check with 2. b5 QxRb7 3. Now what?

    The puzzle line is the only solution 

  • #129

    First Page!

  • #130

    7th Page!

  • #131

    なるほど。

  • #132

    Wow! That was a lot of fun and it was pretty sneaky too!

  • #133

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