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Player: Philippines  LayZ StyleChessHere Silver Member Subject: Puzzle #5


2014-03-20 00:30:47
This is a game between C. Savedra against Suri at Guines 2001. Black to move and win.


2r4r/1p2Rqb1/p1k5/6p1/2P5/N5p1/PP2Q1P1/3R2K1 w
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ABCDEFGH



Solution will be given next week (March 27, 2014). Enjoy.
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4Canada  dsuttles2014-03-24 08:42:18
Hopefully the puzzle is challenging enough for everyone. :)-

5Philippines  LayZ StyleChessHere Silver Member2014-03-24 20:04:00
Well...one thing I can say and that is you know your chess well windmill. You got it right on the button!


2r4r/1p2Rqb1/p1k5/6p1/2P5/N5p1/PP2Q1P1/3R2K1 w
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ABCDEFGH



1...Bd4+!


2r4r/1p2Rq2/p1k5/6p1/2Pb4/N5p1/PP2Q1P1/3R2K1 w
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ABCDEFGH



2.Rxd4


2r4r/1p2Rq2/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N5p1/PP2Q1P1/6K1 w
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ABCDEFGH



2...Qf2+!


2r4r/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N5p1/PP2QqP1/6K1 w
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ABCDEFGH



3.Qxf2


2r4r/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N5p1/PP3QP1/6K1 w
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ABCDEFGH



3...Rh1+!!


2r5/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N5p1/PP3QP1/6Kr w
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ABCDEFGH



4.Kxh1


2r5/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N5p1/PP3QP1/7K w
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ABCDEFGH



4...gxf2 0-1


2r5/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N7/PP3pP1/7K w
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ABCDEFGH



There are many ways to win from here. As mentioned by windmill,

if 5.Kh2


2r5/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N7/PP3pPK/8 w
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ABCDEFGH



5...f1Q


2r5/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2PR4/N7/PP4PK/5q2 w
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ABCDEFGH



If white is not careful and tried to stop the pawn from queening,

5.Rd1


2r5/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2P5/N7/PP3pP1/3R3K w
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ABCDEFGH



5...Rh8+ and checkmate on the next move!!!


7r/1p2R3/p1k5/6p1/2P5/N7/PP3pP1/3R3K w
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ABCDEFGH

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6Russian  kai20112014-05-22 15:22:30
O-la-la! 1. ... Qf2 seems much more interesting!?-