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Daily Chess Puzzle

August 25, 2018

Today’s problem is from the 1972 book “Chess Combination as a Fine Art”, a book based on articles published in the 1950s-1960s by Kurt Richter.

Since the start of 2018, I have decided to adopt the style of only saying which side is to play: and not giving an idea if the move wins or otherwise, unless on occasion I think signposting would be helpful. Instead, the problems are posed with the instruction to decide what you would play, as in a game.

White to play

Pos108

Daroczy v Dozsa, Debrecen 1956

 

Solution

1 Rd7! Rd7[] 2 Re8+! and wins.

Pos109

FEN

r2rn2k/1pqb1pnp/2p2Np1/8/1PP5/1N4PP/1Q3P1K/3RRB2 w – – 0 28

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