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Bruno's Chess Problem: 01/16/2019

M.Marandjuk, 3rd Pr., Festival. Oessaa, 1984

Mate in 2 (**)
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Level : * (very easy) to ****** (very hard)

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1. Qa7! ... 2. Qg7#
  1... Qxc5 2. Qxc5#
  1... Qxe4 2. c6#
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2019-01-16 10:34:39, by slowbut2
before my seeing comments: My solution [submitted in a style the honorable problemist was imitating on 2018-11-09 08:29:17]: to mate with queen after some black move, white's qaseven starts
2019-01-16 06:47:26, by problemist
This is a twin problem with (b) Qa6->e1. Shown are four-fold changed mates in set and solution for the black defenses 1.. Qxe4, Qxc5. The keys threaten 2. Qg7#, Qh8#, respectively. FIDE Album (3+3+2 = 8 points). Фестиваль Одесса-84 1984.

Михаил Назарович Марандюк (* 17.1.1949 in Novoselytsia) Ukrainian composer and Grandmaster, see wikipedia de, it, lv, ru. "Mikhail Marandyuk is an exceptionally gifted composer, multiple World Champion in chess composition in direct mate sections (threemovers, moremovers)."

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