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Posers and Puzzles

Posers and Puzzles

  1. 30 Oct '06 18:10 / 2 edits
    This actually happened to me in a game. I was Black. But i think any 1600+ player worth his salt should get this.
  2. 30 Oct '06 18:30
    Gives us a hint ... or at least the puzzle.
  3. 30 Oct '06 18:49 / 10 edits
    It won't work.
  4. 30 Oct '06 19:11 / 2 edits
    Sorry.
  5. 30 Oct '06 19:22
    I take it you meant:



    I think people below 1600 will see it quite easily as well.
  6. 30 Oct '06 19:52
    Thank you!! For some reason i couldn't post it.
  7. 30 Oct '06 19:52
    [fen]r4rk1/pp3p1p/2p2qp1/4n1n1/2P4Q/P3PP2/PB1PK2P/1R5R b - - 0 21[/fen]
  8. 30 Oct '06 21:18
    Originally posted by Black Queen
    Q x f3
    K e1
    N e5d3
    Mate!!
  9. 31 Oct '06 01:37
    Originally posted by drumset04
    Q x f3
    K e1
    N e5d3
    Mate!!
    I agree:
    Qxf3
    Ke1 Nd3#
  10. 31 Oct '06 18:34
    Yeah I know it wasn't hard but unfortunately I don't have any harder ones (yet)...
  11. 31 Oct '06 18:34
    Yeah I know it wasn't hard but unfortunately I don't have any harder ones (yet)...
  12. 19 Nov '06 09:39
    The answer is
    Qxf3+ Ke1
    Nd3#
  13. 19 Nov '06 12:50
    You are all correct.
  14. 20 Nov '06 15:20
    Originally posted by Black Queen
    You are all correct.
    I don't think you needed to say that.
  15. 20 Nov '06 18:55
    Probably right but I was bored. Thanks for the helpful advice though.