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It’s Your Move: daily chess puzzle #224

January 5, 2016

Black to play and win

2241

Gibbs v Schmid, Lugano Olympiad, 1968

Solution

A total rest day: 1..Qd5, and since 2 Nd5 Nf3+ 3 Kf1 Bh3 is mate, White must play 2 f3 when 2..Qf3 hits the Rh1, 3 Rf1 Qg2 0-1.

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