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Bruno's Chess Problem: 03/10/2018

J.Cvik, UJCS, 1931

Mate in 3(***)
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1. Qg2! ... 2. Bxc3+ Nd2 3. Qg1#
  1... Bxc2 2. Bxc3+ Nd2 3. Qg1#
     2... Kd1 3. Qxf1#
  1... Bd3 2. Nxd3+ ... 3. f3#
  1... Kd2 2. f3+ Kxc1 3. Ba3#
     2... Ke1 3. Qe2#
  1... Nd2 2. Qg1+ Nf1 3. Bxc3#
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2018-03-10 10:10:06, by problemist
A Bohemian Meredith with model mates. A K-flight to f2 has to be avoided. Thus in the good key the wQ guards f2 from g2 giving the K-flight to d2 in turn and threatening 2. Bxc3+ Nd2 3. Qg1#. On 1.. Kd2, Nd2, Bd3 there follows 2. f3+, Qg1+, Nxd3+. Ústřední jednotu československých šachistů (ÚJČŠ) was the Czechoslovakian chess federation.

Josef Cvik (*11.2.1904 in Slezská Ostrava) Czech composer.

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