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paulo101977
24-06-2020, 06:17 AM
6k1/1pp3pp/p2b4/3PR3/4N3/6P1/2P2K1P/4r3 w - - 0 1

Desmond
24-06-2020, 07:43 AM
Answer in white text:
1.Re8+ [1.Nf6+ gxf6 2.Rxe1 and white is up only an exchange for a pawn and a lot of work still to do] 1...Kf7 [1...Bf8 2.Kxe1] 2.Nxd6+ cxd6 3.Rxe1 and white is a rook up.

paulo101977
24-06-2020, 10:17 PM
Exact. I'm reading a very good book by John Nunn, the Secrets of Practical Chess, about concrete variant calculation.