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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 18 Feb '07 13:04


    White wins.
  2. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    18 Feb '07 17:30
    Originally posted by David113
    [fen]1q6/2b2p1p/7k/8/1p1Q4/8/1K3B2/8[/fen]

    White wins.
    1. Qf6+ Kh5 2. Qf5+ Kh6 3. Be3+ Kg7 4. Qg5+ Kf8 5. Bc5+ Bd6 6. Qe5
    Ouch.

  3. 18 Feb '07 17:57 / 2 edits
    Originally posted by BigDoggProblem
    1. Qf6+ Kh5 2. Qf5+ Kh6 3. Be3+ Kg7 4. Qg5+ Kf8 5. Bc5+ Bd6 6. Qe5
    Ouch.
    and 6...Qd8 7.Qg3+ Kh8 8.Be5+ f6 9.Qg5!

    and White wins. A study by Troitzky if I am not mistaken.
  4. Subscriber BigDoggProblem
    The Advanced Mind
    18 Feb '07 19:09
    Originally posted by ilywrin
    and 6...Qd8 7.Qg3+ Kh8 8.Be5+ f6 9.Qg5!
    [fen]3q3k/7p/5p2/4B1Q1/1p6/8/1K6/8 [/fen]
    and White wins. A study by Troitzky if I am not mistaken.
    Move 7 should be BxB+.
  5. 19 Feb '07 00:47
    Yes, that is the solution.