Chess problem: 4 days ago

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Bruno's Chess Problem: 09/22/2020

M.Marandjuk, N.Avramenko, Buletin Problemistic, 1970

Mate in 2(***)
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1. Qf5! ... 2. Qxf4#
  1... c4 2. Re3#
  1... g2 2. Qh3#
  1... Ng4 2. Qe4#
  1... Nxf1 2. Qh5#
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2020-09-22 07:45:01, 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::::::::::::: a black knight moves\ \ ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, it seems [ reverification is intended later on and before seeing others’ comments] that white's qffive starts
2020-09-22 06:00:16, by problemist
Mutate, for each black move a mate is set, but White has no waiting move. The key 1. Qf5 creates zugzwang and changes several set mates on 1.. Ng4, c4, Nf~ 2. Qe4#, Re3#, Qxf4#. On 1.. g2 the switchback 2. Qh3# and on 1.. Nxf1 the set mate 2. Qh5#. 3rd HM.

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