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Written by Administrator
Saturday, 28 August 2010
White to move
Can you see an elegant win for White?
on 05:04 28 августа 2010 г.
Hi NINA, I have a mouse' problem!!
I cannot play my movings on this board!!:-( the mouse doesn't take the piece! why??
with my friendships on the chess:-)
on 08:15 28 августа 2010 г.
This is a diagram, not a Java-powered board. All the calculations are to be done in your head, no need for moving pieces!
on 10:50 28 августа 2010 г.
greetings from follower
thanks for diagram. It's very interesting. Good luck, pretty Natalia
on 13:40 28 августа 2010 г.
sorry! Natalia! Thank you:-)
on 14:59 28 августа 2010 г.
Cd3+ Cxd3 a6 if Fe8 Cd5+ and Ce7 a7 etc
on 15:06 28 августа 2010 г.
Hi friends! I came back!
1.Nd3+!! Nxd3 2.a6! Be8 3. Nd5+! Ke5 4.Ne7! ... 5.a7+- and the pawn will be queen!
on 21:15 28 августа 2010 г.
It is very easy. Just move Nd3.
1. Nd3...Nxd3 (if not then 2.Nxb4.got adv)
2. a6....Be8 ( if not then 3. a7.. 4.a
6. a8=Q (win is assured)
If I am wrong then any comment is welcome.
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