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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 15 Dec '05 20:44


    White to play and mate in 3
  2. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    15 Dec '05 21:00 / 2 edits
    Originally posted by Bad wolf
    [fen]2bq1k1r/r5pp/p2b1Pn1/1p1Q4/3P4/1B6/PP3PPP/2R1R1K1 w - - 0 1[/fen]

    White to play and mate in 3
    1.Qxd6+
    1...Qxd6(e7) 2.Rxc8+ and mate next
    1...R(N)e7 2.Qxd8+ and mate next
  3. 19 Dec '05 04:53
    Originally posted by Bad wolf
    [fen]2bq1k1r/r5pp/p2b1Pn1/1p1Q4/3P4/1B6/PP3PPP/2R1R1K1 w - - 0 1[/fen]

    White to play and mate in 3
    I found a mate in 2, if black has no chess ability to see what might happen next.

    1.f7 1.Rxf7
    2.Qxf7#

    Im pretty sure this works
  4. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    19 Dec '05 05:23
    Originally posted by trallphaz
    I found a mate in 2, if black has no chess ability to see what might happen next.

    1.f7 1.Rxf7
    2.Qxf7#

    Im pretty sure this works
    Always expect your opponent to play the best move.