Skip to content
Tags

It’s Your Move: daily chess puzzle #287

March 10, 2016

White to play and win

2871

Schmid v Kinzel, Siegen  Olympaid 1970

Solution

Not too hard today. 1 Rb7+! is a natural biff, after which 1…Qb7[] 2 Qe5+ Black has the choice of 2…Kc8 3 Rc1+ Kd7 4 Nc5+ forking king and queen, as in the game:

2873

Or 2..Ka8 3 Nc7+ Kb8 4 Ne6+ and 5 Nd8 with a dominant position.

2872

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 )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ 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: