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Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #298

April 21, 2017

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

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Mikenas v  Bronstein, Tallinn 1965

 

Solution

Part of my (and I expect many player’s) chess education: 1…Ra3!!: a position often cited in textbooks.

In CJS Purdy terms, there is an x-ray attack by the Qe5 on the LPDO Ra1; and the White King is in a back rank mating net.

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FEN

r3r1k1/1p1b1pp1/1p5p/3Pq3/1R6/P2Q1B2/1P4PP/R6K b – – 0 24

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