Originally posted by ilywrinpiece of cactus. ill post answer later coz i dont wanna spoil the fun from others
I was given this position yesterday and though it is not so hard to obtain the solution the wining move is rather beautiful.
So here it is, White to play and win:
Originally posted by Mephisto2I think I found it. You may be overthinking it. I did at first. It's not a devasting win but it's a pretty little combination of tactics.
Is it? Then I a must be on the wrong track in the first three moves. I see several, more or less equivalent winning paths as4th move variations, not all of them exciting.