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Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #323

May 15, 2017

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

 

White to play and mate Black

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Minic v Kurajica

Solution

A nice puzzle: 1  Nh7+ is obvious, and Black as two moves.

1…Ke8 2 Nf6+ Kf8[[ 3 g6!!

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and

1…Kg8 2 g6!!

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which I think is a pretty and efficient use of a very few pieces: mate or promotion of the h pawn follows.

FEN

2r2k2/3R1p1p/5N1P/p4pP1/1p6/4p3/1PP5/1K6 w – – 0 1

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