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    Quote Originally Posted by James Peirce
    Blacks last move was 11. Nc6?!, white to play and win

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    http://chesschat.org/attachment.php?...1&d=1371775541
    This is the position i mentioned above, white to play and win
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    dxc6. If Qxd4 then cxb7+ and bxa8=Q.
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    This is the position of the game posted in the Devonport Chess Club.
    Its me playing as white against David Hughes and its white to play and win.
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    I believe in the actual game the king was on h1 but i like this position better!
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    Quote Originally Posted by James Peirce View Post
    I believe in the actual game the king was on h1 but i like this position better!
    LOL with Kh1 its very simple win
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    Quote Originally Posted by MichaelBaron View Post
    LOL with Kh1 its very simple win
    Yeah, 1.Bd4! with the deadly double attack on the Q as well as 2. Qxf7+ Kh7 3.g8=Q ##. With the K on h2 as per the diagram, Black can defend with 1... Qd6+ and 2...Qd7.
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    What's the solution? I don't see it.
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    How about: 1.Rxe3 Qxe3 2.Bd4 (if 1... Rxe3 2.Qxh6 forcing mate on h8).?
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    Re3 Qxe3 Bd4 may be
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    Rxe3 Rxf6
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    Quote Originally Posted by road runner View Post
    What's the solution? I don't see it.
    That is deliberate so you wont see the move and your clocks runs out
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    This is a puzzle that Lasker and Tarrasch had quote: 'a devil of a time with it'
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    Nice. First move is not too hard to find but white's second move is very tricky.
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