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metman
08-02-2008, 06:13 AM
How many moves am I allowed to checkmate when my opponent has only a king.

Ian Rout
08-02-2008, 08:28 AM
How many moves am I allowed to checkmate when my opponent has only a king.
There is no limit other than the 50-move rule - if 50 moves (meaning move and reply, not each player's move counted separately) are made without a capture or pawn move by either player the game is drawn.

If either of those events occurs the 50 move count restarts.