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Tomato #003

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aabkhara

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Post Tue Mar 01, 2011 3:24 pm

Tomato #003

White to move, mate in 2 moves
Oldham Standard 81 - Baird
[FEN "8/5p2/1R3rp1/Br2k1K1/3pP3/1B6/4R3/Q7 w - - 0 1"]

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Post Tue Mar 01, 2011 5:36 pm

Re: Tomato #003

QC3, all replies are met with mate next move. E.g.
dxc3, BxC3 mate
Rxa5, Qxa5 mate
R-d5, exd5 mate
R-f4, Q-c7 mate
etc etc etc :D
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Post Wed Mar 02, 2011 2:27 am

Re: Tomato #003

bryan wrote:QC3, all replies are met with mate next move. ...
etc etc etc

Sir Bryan, you need to put all possible replies to solve the puzzle.. :D who knows, you might found a reply that can't be met with mate next move. ;]
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Post Thu Mar 03, 2011 1:28 pm

Re: Tomato #003

Here's the complete solution for this puzzle. If you can spot any correction, pls reply in this thread.. :D
The moves specified by Sir Bryan are indicated.
  Code:
1. Qc3   Rb4   2. Qc5#
…   Rbxb6    2. Qc5#
…   Rc5      2. Qxc5#
…   Rc6      2. Qg3#
…   Rd5      2. exd5# <--
…   Rd6      2. Qg3#
…   Re6      2. Qg3#
…   Rf1      2. Qc7#
…   Rf2      2. Qc7#
…   Rf3      2. Qc7#
…   Rf4      2. Qc7# <--
…   Rf5+     2. exf5#
…   Rfxb6    2. Qg3#
…   Rxa5     2. Qxa5# <--
…   Rxb3     2. Qc5#
…   dxc3     2. Bxc3# <--
Nice work, Sir Bryan.

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