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Bruno's Chess Problem: 01/12/2019

L.Salai, 1962

Mate in 2 (***)
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1. Qd3! ... 2. Nf4#
  1... Bc7 2. Nc3#
  1... Nd6+ 2. Rxd6#
  1... Ne5+ 2. dxe5#
  1... Qf3+ 2. Bxf3#
  1... Qe4 2. Qxe4#
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2019-01-12 12:19:43, 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 knight [or queen\rook\bishop] after some black move, white's qdthree starts
2019-01-12 09:34:16, by problemist
Shown are changed mates for the black checks 1.. Nd6+, Ne5+ in the tries 1. Qc6?, Qb8? Bb4!, Bc6! and the solution (threat 2. Nf4#), a 3x2 Zagoruiko. Not that hard, Bruno's rating may be due to black checks. Published in Smena (Bratislava) (142) 1962-03-03.

Ladislav Salai Sr. (* 19.8.1934 in Lučenec, † 25.3.2006) Slovak composer. "He was an orthodox and fairy composer. He invented the fairy condition SAT which is described in details by Juraj Lörinc on his website and he was the editor of the magazine "Umenie 64"." His son Ladislav Salai Jr. (* 18.1.1961 in Zvolen) is Grandmaster in both composition and solving and a "renowned composer of cyclic problems."

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