Originally posted by deeploser1.Rxd8? Qa1+ 2.Kd1 Rxd8+ 3.King move Nxh5.
Tal must have had some good imagination. The best I can get is the not forced 1. Rxd8 Nxh5 2. Rxf8#. Not forced so not good.
Originally posted by cmsMasterN(f)g5 Nxh5
I was just working on some tactics which Tal used to win games, and I found this one to be very aesthetically pleasing.
[fen]r1bb1r1k/p4ppp/2p2n1N/7Q/2p5/2B2N2/qPP2PPP/2KR3R w - - 0 1[/fen]
White to play and win.
Originally posted by cmsMasteromg what bull, i thought you wanted us to checkmate the king in like 5 moves or so...
There it is, nice job Idioms. I used Fritz to find black's absolute best response, here it is...
1. Qxf7 Qa1+ 2. Kd2 Rxf7 3. Nxf7+ Kg8 4. Rxa1 Kxf7 5. Ne5+ Kg8 6. Nxc6 Bb6