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Bruno's Chess Problem: 01/19/2020

K.Drazkowski, Problemist Pribuzja, 1990

Mate in 2 (**)
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Level : * (very easy) to ****** (very hard)

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1. Rh1! ... 2. RxR#
  1... Rxh1 2. Qxh1#
  1... b2 2. Kb3#
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2020-01-19 10:30:48, 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: rook pins rook \ , to mate with queen from east after black-rook captures rook [or mate with rook\ queen from north\ ] , white's rhone starts

2020-01-19 08:27:34, by problemist
An easy miniature. Not 1. Qh1? b2! but the rook moves to h1 in the straightforward key creating zugzwang with mate on the first rank if the bR moves and 1.. b2 2. Kb3# with the Royal battery.

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