Problem Display
PID: 7995 (3QK3/8/8/1k6/NN6/8/2P5/8 w - - 0 1)

Rice, John Michael

Chess Problems for Solving, 1995

3QK3/8/8/1k6/NN6/8/2P5/8

#2

5 + 1


5454 Near Snap 2008
  • SOUND
  • Tries
    • 1.Sa2?
      • 1...Kc4
        • 2.Qd3#
      • 1...Ka6
        • 2.Qb6#
      • 1...Kc6
        • 2.Qd7#
      • 1...Kxa4!
    • 1.Sa6?
      • 1...Kc4
        • 2.Qd3#
      • 1...Kxa6
        • 2.Qb6#
      • 1...Kc6
        • 2.Qd7#
      • 1...Kxa4!
    • 1.Qa5+?
      • 1...Kc4
        • 2.Qc5#
      • 1...Kxa5!
    • 1.Qb6+?
      • 1...Kc4
        • 2.Qc5#
      • 1...Kxa4!
    • 1.c3?
      • 1...Kc4
        • 2.Qd5#
      • 1...Kxa4!
  • Keys
    • 1.Sc6!
      • 1...Kxa4
        • 2.Qa5#
      • 1...Kc4
        • 2.Qd3#
      • 1...Ka6
        • 2.Qb6#
      • 1...Kxc6
        • 2.Qd7#

Anticipated by 5043(1898), 201345(1922), 76207(1926), 16695(1942), 176153(1953), 110513(1955), 176168(1959), 104712(1969)

This anticipates 103493(1996), 163136(2013)



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