Problem Display
PID: 297 (BBN5/2n1P3/3r1p2/p3kP2/1N2b1P1/1QR1b1P1/K1P5/4R2q w - - 0 1)

Alvey, George Clarence Vincent

2nd Prize, The Observer, 1920

(First published on Sun Sep 19 1920)

BBN5/2n1P3/3r1p2/p3kP2/1N2b1P1/1QR1b1P1/K1P5/4R2q

#2

13 + 8


887 Mate in Two Moves 1931
56 The Problemist 1937
3174 The Two-move Chess Problem Tradition and Development 1966
56 The Problemist 2003
5293 A selection of chess problems by G. C. Alvey 2004
15148 Sadier Collection 2015
15239 Valois Notebooks 2020
  • SOUND
  • Sets
    • 1...Rd4
      • 2.Qe6#
      • 2.e8Q#
      • 2.e8R#
    • 1...Rd5
      • 2.Sc6#
    • 1...Bd4
      • 2.Sd3#
    • 1...Sd5
      • 2.Sc6#
  • Tries
    • 1.Qd5+?
      • 1...Rxd5
        • 2.Sc6#
      • 1...Sxd5
        • 2.Sc6#
      • 1...Bxd5+!
  • Keys
    • 1.Qb2!
      • threat
        • 2.Rc5#
      • 1...Bd5+
        • 2.Rc4#
      • 1...Kd4
        • 2.Rc6#
        • 2.Rxc7#
      • 1...Bxf5
        • 2.Rcxe3#
      • 1...Bxa8
        • 2.Rcxe3#
      • 1...Bc6
        • 2.Rcxe3#
      • 1...Bb7
        • 2.Rcxe3#
      • 1...Rd4
        • 2.e8Q#
        • 2.e8R#
      • 1...Rd5
        • 2.Sc6#
      • 1...Bd4
        • 2.Sd3#
      • 1...Bc5
        • 2.Rxc5#
      • 1...Sd5
        • 2.Sc6#


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