Quiz - Answer

2009


1. Kg7!

1. Kh7? Kf7 2. Kh8 Rxh6#

1. h7? Rg1+ 2. Kh6 Kf7 3. h8=N+ Kf6

1... Rg1+ 2. Kf8!!

This is the way and this way only

2. Kh8?? No stalemates, I am afraid 2... Kf6 3. h7 (3. Kh7 Rh1 4. Kg8 Rxh6 5. Kf8 Rh8#) 3... Re1 4. Kg8 Re8#

2... Kf6 3. h7 Rh1 4. Kg8

Draw. Quite an important and instructive little example.

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