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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Standard member theprotectors
    Gandalf's Hero.
    03 Sep '07 15:49
    Here is one for you posers and puzzlers.
    Is this remi or is it mate for white the answer is not an obvius one..
  2. 03 Sep '07 16:18 / 1 edit
    your stipulation confuses me...
  3. 03 Sep '07 16:38
    no matter where black moves his king, its draw.
  4. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    05 Sep '07 20:51
    Originally posted by crazyblue
    no matter where black moves his king, its draw.
    He doesn't have to move the king.
  5. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    05 Sep '07 21:15 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    He doesn't have to move the king.
    Yes, he does, because the only alternative [1...QxN???] sucks.
  6. Standard member theprotectors
    Gandalf's Hero.
    06 Sep '07 13:37
    acctuly Crazyblue you are right it's remi but I won the game because he resigned but thats anthor story. I whil have one new for you in a while.
  7. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    06 Sep '07 16:48
    Originally posted by theprotectors
    I whil have one new for you in a while.
    Oh, the horror.
  8. Standard member theprotectors
    Gandalf's Hero.
    11 Sep '07 13:03

    This is a a bit esier for you all...
  9. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    11 Sep '07 16:51
    Originally posted by theprotectors
    [fen]k3r1r1/1pp2p1p/p4N1R/1P6/2PR4/3PP2Q/3K4/8 b - - 0 1[/fen]
    This is a a bit esier for you all...
    What's the stipulation? White's killing Black - the position isn't very interesting.
  10. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    11 Sep '07 18:24
    Mate in 3 for black?
  11. Standard member theprotectors
    Gandalf's Hero.
    12 Sep '07 10:31
    Originally posted by SwissGambit
    What's the stipulation? White's killing Black - the position isn't very interesting.
    A mate in 10 moves or less if you can find one I did.
  12. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    12 Sep '07 18:23
    Originally posted by theprotectors
    A mate in 10 moves or less if you can find one I did.
    Should be trivial - just take one of the Rooks, then invade with Q/R's on the 7th/8th rank. White can even throw in bxa6 to open up the King position.