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  1. 20 Apr '13 14:07 / 1 edit
    I'm in a stale mate situation so want to claim the draw I click claim draw but it says I must make a valid move to claim a draw but i'm in stalemate I can't make a valid move HELP

    please ignore this my fault could move
  2. Subscriber Kewpie
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    20 Apr '13 14:24
    Originally posted by Tom Lloyd
    I'm in a stale mate situation so want to claim the draw I click claim draw but it says I must make a valid move to claim a draw but i'm in stalemate I can't make a valid move HELP

    please ignore this my fault could move
    It's the advantage of playing on a chessboard with some smarts of its own - if it had really been a stalemate the draw would have automatically appeared. Since it didn't, there had to be a move available.
  3. 20 Apr '13 17:49
    Originally posted by Tom Lloyd
    I'm in a stale mate situation so want to claim the draw I click claim draw but it says I must make a valid move to claim a draw but i'm in stalemate I can't make a valid move HELP

    please ignore this my fault could move
    I am glad you realised you can capture the bishop!