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Daily Chess Puzzle

July 7, 2019

Today’s problem is from the June 1979 Chess magazine. I have hundreds (many hundreds) of magazines on my book shelves, and I thought I would dip into them; and thought I would start with going forty years back.

 

As is my custom, I only say 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.

 

Black to play

Yasser Seirawan - Walter Shawn Browne (16.Be3)

 

Seirawan v Browne, Berkeley 1979

Solution

1…Qc4+ and 2 Kc4 Ba6+ wins.

Yasser Seirawan - Walter Shawn Browne (17...Ba6+)

FEN

1rbk2nr/p1pp2b1/7p/2qP1pp1/2Bn4/2NKBP2/PP2N1PP/R2Q3R b – – 0 16

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