Mate Prevail

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    is mate prevail rule not in effect here in a 1 minute blitz game?

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    In games with digital timers, you must have a measurable fraction of a second remaining when mate is delivered.  OTB, the tie goes to the checkmate, but online everything is digitally precise. 

    Notice that your ...Qc1-c5# move is NOT shown on the digital score, which indicates you didn't complete the move before your clock went 0:00, so you lost on time.

  • #5

    can i ask if mate prevail is not available in this game i try to zero my clock and i lose but its 1 more move before the decision on time right?

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