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Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #159

November 16, 2016
Another puzzle from Dragoslav Andric’s 1981 book “Matni Udar”.
White to play and win
 1591
Bernstein v Kotov, Groningen 1946
Solution
One I had seen before, but didn’t remember until I had solved it: but my past sight of this position must have made my solving of it easier.
1 Rh8+ Kg6[] 2 f5+
1592
2…ef
3 Qh6+!!
1593
3…gh 4 Rag8 mate.
1594
FEN
R1R5/1r3ppk/4p2p/3pP3/1r2qPP1/7P/1P1Q3K/8 w – – 0 49
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