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Bruno's Chess Problem: 05/10/2019

A.Brill, 2nd HM, Warszawaskie Kozo Probl., 1931

Mate in 2 (****)
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1. Nc3! ... 2. Rxd5#
  1... Kxd4+ 2. Ncxe2#
  1... Kd6+ 2. Nge4#
  1... Nxd4 2. Qb8#
  1... Rd2 2. Nge2#
  
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2019-05-10 09:35:40, by slowbut2
before my seeing comments: My easy-come solution [arrived to through the 32-pixel, B&W, restartable-moving-pieces setting and submitted in a style the honorable problemist was imitating on 2018-11-09 08:29:17]: to re-guard west-rook-guarded spot to mate with rook after black-knight move [or else to east-rook\queen-double-check\bishop-double-check mate], white's ncthree starts
2019-05-10 07:48:34, by slowbut2
before my seeing comments: My easy-come solution [arrived to through the 32-pixel, B&W, restartable-moving-pieces setting and submitted in a style the honorable problemist was imitating on 2018-11-09 08:29:17]: to re-guard west-rook-guarded spot to mate with rook after black-knight move [or else to east-rook\queen-double-check\bishop-double-check mate], white's ncthree starts
2019-05-10 05:55:48, by problemist
Two black checks are provoked by the key (with the threat 2. Rxd5#) in the main variations 1.. Kd6+, Kxd4+ they are answered by discovered double check mates 2. Nge4#, Nce2#. On 1.. Nxd4, Rd2 2. Qb8#, Nge2#. Not that hard, (**) suffice.

Adolf Brill, Polish composer.

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