Skip to content

Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #117

October 1, 2016

Another puzzle from Dragoslav Andric’s 1981 book “Matni Udar”.


White to play and mate Black


Keres v Feldschon, correspondence 1932



Not too hard today, especially if after yesterday’s puzzle you are happy to throw away your queen (examine all biffs, Purdy tells us).

1 Qf6+!


1….Kf6[] (else he is just a piece down) 2 Nd5+ Ke6 (2…Kg7 3 Bh6 mate) 3 Rh6+ f6[] 4 Rf6 mate.


r5qr/p1ppkp1p/bp1b1n2/8/2PPP1p1/2N3P1/PP2B1K1/R1B2Q1R w – – 0 1

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: