Monday, July 13, 2009

Chess Puzzle (9)

Below is an interesting puzzle. Try find the winning moves for white. If you want to test your tactical ability, don't ask for assistance, especially from your chess programme. But if you choose to do so... who knows huh? However i guaranteed you that this want is not what your playing programme loves to see !

White to move and win !


Firey_rook said...

1.Ra8+ Kxa8,
2.Nxc7+ Nxc7,
3.Kxc7 Ka7,
4.Kc6 Kb8 or Ka8

and white King takes black pawn at b6, winning the game as white pawn will go to queening square b8.

hairulov chessmaniacs said...

if 1.Ra8+ Nxa8 and it's draw

Firey_rook said...

Let's say now, the white knight takes c7,

1. Nxc7 then Black can either the white rook or the knight at c7,
let's say for black best is 1.. Kxb8,

2. Nxd5 and white wins 2...Kb7,
3. Kd7 with white having the opposition and the game.