Skip to content
Tags

It’s Your Move: daily chess puzzle #279

March 2, 2016

Black to play and win

Black resigned here, assuming 1..Qh3 2 bc Bf3 3 Qf3; should he have done?

2791

Colditz v Schutze, Berlin 1970

Solution

“Of course not”: whenever problems are posed in this way, you know the answer, all you need to do is find out why.

Here, it is fairly easy: 2..Qh1+! and mates.

2792

 

Advertisements

From → Chess

Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

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

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com 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 )

Google+ photo

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

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: