Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. Joined
    05 Feb '08
    Moves
    389
    08 Mar '08 16:551 edit
    Hello,

    Here is my first ever post on here
    🙂

    Black to play and win



    author unknown
  2. Sigulda, Latvia
    Joined
    30 Aug '06
    Moves
    4048
    08 Mar '08 17:01
    Originally posted by Foek
    Hello,

    Here is my first ever post on here
    🙂

    Black to play and win

    [fen]r1b1k2r/2q2pp1/p1p1pn2/3P3p/2Pb4/2NB3P/PP2QPP1/R1B2RK1 w kq - 0 1[/fen]

    author unknown
    White hasn't got much choice after 1. ... Ng4!. If 2. g3 then simply 2. ... Qxg3, if 2. hxg4 then 2. ... hxg4 and mate is inevitable. A useful pattern to know.
  3. Standard memberSwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    2014.05.01
    Joined
    11 Apr '07
    Moves
    92274
    08 Mar '08 17:02
    Originally posted by Foek
    Hello,

    Here is my first ever post on here
    🙂

    Black to play and win

    [fen]r1b1k2r/2q2pp1/p1p1pn2/3P3p/2Pb4/2NB3P/PP2QPP1/R1B2RK1 w kq - 0 1[/fen]

    author unknown
    1...Ng4 forces open the h-file and wins easily.