Skip to content

Test your chess: Reitstein problem 108

April 11, 2014

White to play and win


S Lewis v I Bekerman 1956




A rest day today, 1 Re6! is an obvious try, to clear the defence of d7, so that 1…fe 2 Rd7+ at least is a fork of the king and the LPDO Be7: but then it is noticed that after 2…Kc8[] 3 Nb6 is mate.



From → Chess

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: