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Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #478

October 28, 2017

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

Black to play and mate White


Escott v Arkell, Birmingham 1980


Easy today: 1…Qb4 is obvious, it being a puzzle. 2 ab[] Ra1+ 3 Qb1[] Rb1+ 4 Kb1[] Be4+


5 Ka2 Bc2! 0-1 or 5 Kc1 Ra8 and Ra1 0-1.


r3r1k1/1b3ppp/1q2p3/4P3/1B1P1P2/P1p3P1/2Q4P/2KR1R2 b – – 0 1

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