Monday, June 1, 2009

Cecil's Saturday Puzzle - May 23, 2009

White to mate in 3 (Rubens)
On the surface this looks like an easy problem. But, while it was easy to find mates in four, I could not find a mate in 3. I saw the solution ideas, but did not put them together.
The solution is 1. Rh2. 1...Rh1 2. Ke7 !

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