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Daily chess puzzle

August 9, 2019

Today’s puzzle is from round 2 of the British Chess Championships. The blog was prepared live during the round, and as is my custom, is posted in arrears.

White to play

Adams v Pigott, British Championships, Torquay, 28th July 2019


Improve the worst placed piece and identify the weaknesses led to Mickey playing 1 Re3! lifting the rook to the third rank, and in particular targeting the Bb7: Rb3 followed.


Adams 1-0 Pigott!106th-british-championship-2019/935888031

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