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Finding Checkmate

Finding Checkmate

Win the game by focusing your attack on the vulnerable king

  • Pawn Race

    Which pawn will queen first? Count the squares ahead of the pawns.

    • 4 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Back Rank Checkmates

    Make sure to pay attention to every part of the chessboard - especially the back rank.

    • 3 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Weak Targets: f2 and f7

    The f-pawns are incredibly weak for one important reason.

    • 3 min
    • 5 challenges
  • King Safety

    Never forget to protect your most important piece - learn how to attack and defend the king!

    • 3 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Don't Just Check

    Attacking the king is great - but it's not always the right move. Be patient.

    • 4 min
    • 5 challenges
  • Checkmate in 2 Moves

    Learn to look deeper and find checkmates that are more than one move away.

    • 3 min
    • 5 challenges
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