# Helpmate in 5 frm the starting postion!!

blacknight1985
Posers and Puzzles 09 Nov '08 19:42
1. 09 Nov '08 19:42
Helpmate in 5 moves.. Black mates white from the starting position in 5 moves..But the problem is he has to do it giving mate from a pawn converted to a knight!!
2. SwissGambit
Caninus Interruptus
10 Nov '08 20:101 edit
Originally posted by blacknight1985
Helpmate in 5 moves.. Black mates white from the starting position in 5 moves..But the problem is he has to do it giving mate from a pawn converted to a knight!!
1. d4 e5 2. Kd2 exd4 3. b3 d3 4. Kc3 dxe2 5. Kb2 exd1=N# [Move order could also be 1.b3 2.d4 3.Kd2]
1. d3 e5 2. Kd2 e4 3. b3 exd3 4. Kc3 dxe2 5. Kb2 exd1=N# [Move order could also be 1.b3 2.d3 3.Kd2]
3. SwissGambit
Caninus Interruptus
10 Nov '08 20:14
Originally posted by SwissGambit
1. d4 e5 2. Kd2 exd4 3. b3 d3 4. Kc3 dxe2 5. Kb2 exd1=N# [Move order could also be 1.b3 2.d4 3.Kd2]
1. d3 e5 2. Kd2 e4 3. b3 exd3 4. Kc3 dxe2 5. Kb2 exd1=N# [Move order could also be 1.b3 2.d3 3.Kd2]
Perhaps change stipulation:
Find a legal game of chess in which white plays 2.d4 and Black mates via promotion to N on the 5th move.