10 Move checkmate

  • 9 years ago · Quote · #1


    This one just so

    rt of fell into my lap rather than me doing anything, but theres a message in this game........................Somewhere, anyone know what it is.



  • 9 years ago · Quote · #2


    good game.


    Do u have any idea y black moved Nxe2? That wasn't very wise!Wink



  • 9 years ago · Quote · #3


    That wasn't black's only not-so-wise move Wink 6... e4, giving up a pawn, 7... Nf4, wasting another move with an already developed piece, and of course 9... Bg4?? allowing mate in one are all not-so-great moves Tongue out
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #4


    Yeah, that's one of those games where your opposition didn't even notice what was developing on the other side of the board.  He was probably thinking about his own play (not perfect) rather than responding to yours.
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #5


    Dude! put your name on that opening trap, Its the first time I see that (I don't know if it has already a name).
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #6


    It's a very common trick and has been played numerous times before. I can't give an exact example of this trick, but it's kind of a combination of two of the traps in the Caro-Kann and Petroff:

  • 9 years ago · Quote · #7


    They are both very good strategies. i have been playing for several years now and am finally reassesing my game and learning more about classic thought patterns. This site really helps.
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #8


    that is a fast game but there is a check mate in four moves
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #9


    Phobetor -- in your second example, what if black pushed his knight forward to g3 after white pulled out his queen? the discovered check is still possible, but at best white will only swap queens... (btw, "drawish type players" is a cute moniker)
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #10


    If black plays 4... Ng3, then indeed 5. Nc6+ doesn't work. But white can just play 5. hxg3 and win a piece Wink
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #11


    oh yeah. duh.
  • 9 years ago · Quote · #12


    4. Nxe5 was a much ebtter move ;)
  • 8 years ago · Quote · #13


    Here is an example of the Legall's Mate.

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #14


    All of these mates have to have your opponenet do exact movements( wich are pretty dumb) anyone know any mates where its almost certain it will work?Tongue Out

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #15


    he could have taken your knight with his knight on move5 and he would be up a knight as the knight protects the bishop

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #16


    A trick is legals mate

  • 3 years ago · Quote · #17


    I like 7 move checkmate. Cool .!

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #18



  • 19 months ago · Quote · #19


    Cant black just block?

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #20


    black would have captured the white knight using his knight rather than  taking the queen . in this way he would be protecting the bishop and still in position to strike the queen which would be a great threat.

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