Winning the Queen

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    In the sequence of the second diagram, 3...Qc1+ is a mistake:  instead of 4.Kh2, White can reply 4.Re1+ (discovered check) and White wins.

  • #3

    Ah, you're right.  Man, I hate it when I do that.  >_<

  • #4

    Chess sure is tricky.  There are mistakes in the Tactics Trainer sometimes, and in the Boston Globe, too, occasionally.  If it were easy it wouldn't be so much fun!

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