Classic Mate in One

  • #61
    I haven't looked at the solution but I think d7xbc7 queens and shuts down the queen #
  • #62
    Seems that is blocked by bishop...how about knight promoting from d7xbc8?
  • #63
    TuckerTommy wrote:
    I haven't looked at the solution but I think d7xbc7 queens and shuts down the queen #

     

    dxc8 with a queen promotion doesn't work. The bishop on h1 comes across the board to b7 blocking the check.

     

    If you promote to a knight, the king just walks out of it.

  • #64
    Oh Qa3 because blacks queen is pinned! Ahhh!
  • #65

    Since pompom posted the solution six years ago, the next challenge is to construct a proof game for the starting position. Who will be first?

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