Problem Display
PID: 15140 (8/6p1/Bpp3Qp/1q5p/8/2pP1R2/2NkP3/N3R2K w - - 0 1)

Macleod, Norman Alasdair

3rd Prize, Mat, 1980

8/6p1/Bpp3Qp/1q5p/8/2pP1R2/2NkP3/N3R2K

#2

9 + 8


3752 FIDE Album (1980-1982) 1988
4640 Chess Wizardry: The New ABC of Chess Problems 1996
6455 The Chessboard Adventures of Norman Macleod 1996
4849 The Sushkov Theme 1999
102 Probleemblad 2003
145 StrateGems 2007
5454 Near Snap 2021
  • SOUND
  • Sets
    • 1...Qxd3
      • 2.Rxd3#
      • 2.Qxd3#
  • Tries
    • 1.Rf2?
      • threat
        • 2.e3#
      • 1...Qd5+
        • 2.e4#
      • 1...Qxd3
        • 2.Qxd3#
        • 2.exd3#
      • 1...Qf5!
    • 1.Qg2?
      • threat
        • 2.e4#
      • 1...Qxd3
        • 2.Rxd3#
        • 2.exd3#
      • 1...Qc5
        • 2.e3#
      • 1...Qg5!
    • 1.e4?
      • threat
        • 2.Qg2#
      • 1...Qxd3
        • 2.Rxd3#
      • 1...Qg5
        • 2.Rf2#
      • 1...Qc5!
  • Keys
    • 1.e3!
      • threat
        • 2.Rf2#
      • 1...Qxd3
        • 2.Qxd3#
      • 1...Qd5
        • 2.Qg2#
      • 1...Qf5
        • 2.Qg2#

This anticipates 242256(1980)



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