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Bruno's Chess Problem: 11/16/2019

G.Novy, Lidove noviny, 1912

Mate in 2 (**)
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1. Qc8! ... 2. Nf3#
  1... Nxc5 2. Qxc5#
  1... Nxg5 2. Qh8#
  1... Nxd4 2. f4#
  1... Kxd4 2. Bb2#
  
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2019-11-16 12:13:31, by slowbut2
1. Qc8 Nc5 2. Qxc5#
2019-11-16 12:05:05, by slowbut2
2019-11-16 08:06:22, by problemist "The N-defenses" -- 1. Qc8? Nc5!
2019-11-16 12:01:18, by slowbut2
before my seeing comments: My solution [arrived to through the 32-pixel, B&W, restartable-moving-pieces setting]: in view of the possibility\s: white knights don’t start\ queen starts \ , to mate with queen from northeast after black-knight captures east pawn [or to mate with bishop\ knight\ queen ], white's qceight starts
2019-11-16 08:06:22, by problemist
A Bohemian twomover. When c5 is guarded 1.. KxN 2. Bb2#, but 1. Qc6? Nxg5! So c5 is guarded from c8 with zugzwang and four model mates 1.. KxN, N~, NxN, Nxg5 2. Bb2#, Nf3#, f4#, Qh8# as well as 1.. Nxc5 2. QxN#. The N-defenses show black correction.Already published in 1909.

Gustav Nový, Czech composer.

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