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Bruno's Chess Problem: 03/06/2021

D.C. Ivana, , 1984

Mate in 2(**)
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1. Nc3! ... 2. Rdxd7#
  1... Be6 2. Rd5#
  1... Bg4 2. Rf3#
  1... Bh3 2. Rdxh3#
  1... Bxc6 2. Rd6#
  1... Ka7 2. Qa5#
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2021-03-06 12:01:21, by slowbut2
before my seeing others’ comments: My solution [arrived to through the 32-pixel, B&W, restartable-moving-pieces setting and “(?)”]: in view of the following possibility\s:::::: uncovered-south-bishop or from south queen mate\\ ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, it seems [ reverification is intended later on and before seeing others’ comments] that white's ncthree starts
2021-03-06 09:49:48, by problemist
Revista Română de Şah, 1984 (4\4870). 3rd Commendation. Somehow the RB-halfbattery has to be activated. The idea is to move wNb5 (which gives the flight a7) with the threat 2. Rdxd7#, but 1. Na3?, Na7? Bd4! Thus 1. Nc3 Ka7 2. Qa5# and on the bB-defenses 1.. Bxc6, Be6, Bg4, Bh3 follow suitable discovered checks by the RB-battery that restrain the bB 2. Rd6#, Rd5#, Rf3#, Rxh3#.

Dumitru C. Ivana. Romanian composer.

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