The Once in a Lifetime Chess Combination.

The Once in a Lifetime Chess Combination.

The Planet Greenpawn

The Once in a Lifetime Chess Combination.


My life is complete. I now have a Doctor Who Chess Set.

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Normally I shun these gimmick, historic or decorative chess sets.
I’m a Staunton design man, I think most of us chess players are.

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However it was only £2.00 from a charity shop - that is the wife’s Christmas sorted.
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Because I have found so many (both sound and unsound ) this will be a regular feature.

White sacs two Rooks thinking he will get them back. Infact not winning any
Rook was the way to go and Black’s best move was to just to take one Rook.

Michael01 - jazzvanna1 RHP 2017


Next. Why Oh Why did Black not play 15...h5? It must have broken White’s heart.

Lloyd Anderson - Cordeliana RHP 2018

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I was looking at a ‘Where’s Wally’ (could not find him)

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So thought what a good idea. Where is Greenpawn?...Good Luck.
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Most players have seen and heard of it, very few get to the chance to play it.
Benjamin Barker has played it twice! Once in 2018 and then again in 2019.

Benjamin Barker - CosmicWarrior RHP 2018


Benjamin Barker - LEUR RHP 2019

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We end this weeks fun and jollity with this work of art.


White to play and win (sadly I do not know who composed it.)

Actually it’s a mate in 17 but do not despair I won’t ask you to solve it
though if you see the idea the first 13 moves are easy, well pretty easy.


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Solution to ‘Where’s Greenpawn....

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I’m on e4!

The thread accompanying this blog is Thread 182688

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  • Posted 11 days 8 hours and 17 minutes ago
    Subscribergreenpawn34
    Thanks Zorro and you too mynameisklint, move number corrected.
  • Posted 11 days 13 hours and 11 minutes ago
    Standard membermynameisklint
    15. ... h5, not 16.
  • Posted 13 days 14 hours and 7 minutes ago
    SubscriberZorroTheFox
    Entertaining! Thank you for your time collecting the information! Loved it!
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