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Player: United  C_Artist_Think Subject: Checkmates to Watch For


2007-06-29 00:59:58
Here's some checkmates to watch for (hence the name "Checkmates to Watch For")I don't know all the names of these checkmates, but that's not that important.

1k6/1Q6/8/8/8/5B2/8/8 w
8
7
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5
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2
1
ABCDEFGH



8/8/8/8/8/8/3r4/2r4K w
8
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2
1
ABCDEFGH



5r1k/6p1/5pP1/8/8/8/8/3Q1RR1 w
8
7
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5
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2
1
ABCDEFGH


1. Rh1+ Kg8 2.Rh8+ Kxh8 3.Rh1+ Kg8 4.Rh8+ Kxh8 5.Qh1+ Kg8 6.Qh7#

r1bqkb1r/pppp1Qpp/2n2n2/4p3/2B1P3/8/PPPP1PPP/RNB1K1NR w
8
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2
1
ABCDEFGH



Well, here are some helpful checkmates you need to watch out for, and use!


Your friend,
C_Artist_Think
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7United  C_Artist_Think2007-06-29 01:47:32
Thank you!

8Canada  snowowl2007-06-29 01:47:40
good stuff, been caught by these also, enjoyed past games with you C artist, present games now and hopefully in the future, keep this pleasant forum up, it's enjoyable...

9United  C_Artist_Think2007-06-29 01:48:58
Thank you, snowowl! Good games, we're 1-1!

10United  C_Artist_Think2007-06-29 14:59:57
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For #3, why not 1.Qh5+ Kg8 2.Qh7#, rather than sacrificing the two rooks and taking 6 moves for the mate?

-Mike



I didn't think about that!









And thanks, BFM for other checkmates!



C_Artist_Think

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