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  • #221

                                          If Queen is on f8 it works :

  • #222

                                      Or, if the Queen must be on d6 then :

  • #223

    Here is another puzzle I made (& have posted previously), but this time, it should not be flawed, as most of the moves are pretty much forced.

    ShadowlKnight, you will probably recognize this......

     

  • #224
    smiley15 wrote:

    Well... I had my chess club last night. I had an absolutely amazing puzzle shown to me, it was from a real game, but sadly, I don't know who the players are. [...]

    I'm not sure i got the exact position, but the idea is definitely still possible.

    This is the game Koskinen - Kasanen (Helsinki 1967).

    Here is the exact position :

     

  • #225

    By the knife , thanks for useful and exact information Smile Really , bishop on c3 instead of a pawn works perfectly. Would be interesting to see whole the game.

  • #226

    271 moves!? I must be missing something really big.....
  • #227

    I thought this was going to be about garlic mashed potatoes . . . sorry.

  • #228
    batgirl wrote:

    I thought this was going to be about garlic mashed potatoes . . . sorry.


    The title of the topic comes from first posts, where the white Queen "eats" nearly whole black army,before giving mate. Smile 

  • #229

    A self-composed "light puzzle"- one posted in puzzle form, not a diagram. Mate in six.......

  • #230

    Thanks to Smiley and Caiello for interesting puzzles - i still hope someone will post the solutions.

    Here is a position from a real game : What can happen if 20.Qxh6 ?

     

  • #231

     I don't see a win but maybe there is one. At worst it seems like a forced draw. By the way which side resigned? 

  • #232

  • #233
    Caiello wrote:

     

    A self-composed "light puzzle"- one posted in puzzle form, not a diagram. Mate in six.......

     


    Pretty clever final move!

  • #234

    nice

  • #235

    May be i am wrong, but in this line white can try to win :

     

  • #236

    Insted of 22...Qd1 black can try  22...Rd7 :

     

  • #237

    Hi, for puzzle #117, I think it's just draw:

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  • #239

    And this kills it all:

  • #240

    Yes,here the things are not clear :

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