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  • #382

    Qa3 Nc2+

    I'm not sure why you have it 0-1. We want white to win and in move 8 of your diagram, white is winning.

    Thanks for the help and extra analysis.

  • #383
    Rubidium wrote:

    Qa3 Nc2+

    I'm not sure why you have it 0-1. We want white to win and in move 8 of your diagram, white is winning.

    Thanks for the help and extra analysis.

    What is the difference between Qa3 Nc2 and Qa4 Nc2? I put 0-1 simply because the thing has not been solved yet.

  • #384

    After Qa4 Nc2 black can play KxP, but now white isn't attacking the queen.

  • #385

    That's a tie, he moved the king like 10 times allready!

  • #386

    Love these puzzles...

  • #387

    I think  mrguy888  wants to say he don't see a win for white in this line :



  • #388

    how 'bout this?

  • #389
    Rubidium wrote:

    After Qa4 Nc2 black can play KxP, but now white isn't attacking the queen.

    Right, right. I read Nc2 and move Nb3 on the board. Sorry about that.

  • #390

    Caiello- No errors that I see: great job spotting those moves: f6! and Nf5!

    mrguy888-

    all is resolved.

    Now all we need to find out is how to win with the queen continually attacking the bishop: 

  • #391

    On this puzzle i will be silent - have a pleasant solving Smile

  • #392

    after 4)...Bb7 how does 5) d6 fair?

  • #393

    This puzzle is not easy, i will give a hint - the first move is not  Ba1 ...

  • #394

    we can play e5 immediately, but that just transposes.

  • #395

    top2pr , in #1 pawns are black and are going down, not up, look careful the board - there are numbers on the left ...

    Nice avatar :)

  • #396

    GOOD PUZZLESmile

  • #397

                           G.Graetzer

                        white to play and win

  • #398

    very nice puzzel Sherlock ;-)

  • #399

    A puzzle I just recently made and posted in a separate thread on chess.com:  (mate in four- in the given variation)

  • #400

    Two very nice puzzles. I wish we had more forums like this!

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