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  1. 07 Aug '06 21:58
    I know the solution and I've solved this puzzle at least 8 times but I don't understand what is truly going on. Looks like a puzzles for an expert to me.

    White to move:





  2. 07 Aug '06 22:46
    Originally posted by RahimK
    I know the solution and I've solved this puzzle at least 8 times but I don't understand what is truly going on. Looks like a puzzles for an expert to me.

    White to move:





    [fen]3nrrk1/2nb3p/1p5b/p1p1pp2/4N2N/P1PP2PP/1PB4K/4RRB1 w - - 0 1[/fen]
    after 1.Nd6 black has no way to save the rook
    A.1...Bd2 2.Nxe8 Bxe1 3.Nxc7 +-
    B.1...Re6 2.Bb3+-
    C.1...Re7 2.Ndxf5 Re6 (Re7 Nxh6+ +-) 3.Bb3 +-