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  1. 22 Apr '13 01:39
    White to move



    (from Blatny vs Dasek, 1950)
  2. Standard member RJHinds
    The Near Genius
    22 Apr '13 06:33
    Originally posted by WanderingKing
    White to move

    [fen]r1bqkb1r/p3p2p/2p1P1p1/3p1p2/2B2Bn1/2N5/PPP2PPP/R2QK2R w KQkq - 0 11 [/fen]

    (from Blatny vs Dasek, 1950)
    Looks like NxP or Nxd5 might led to something.
  3. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    22 Apr '13 11:04 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by WanderingKing
    White to move

    [fen]r1bqkb1r/p3p2p/2p1P1p1/3p1p2/2B2Bn1/2N5/PPP2PPP/R2QK2R w KQkq - 0 11 [/fen]

    (from Blatny vs Dasek, 1950)
    Knight takes pawn, pawn takes knight and instead of bishop takes pawn, bishop checks instead. Hell breaks loose🙂 In this case, mate in 2 after the first check.