Puzzle Time Again

Chess Puzzles of The Day

Trap in the King’s Gambit Declined
04/03a) White to move and win

04/03b) White to move and win.

Answers next time!

Answers to last weeks Puzzles:-
26/2a – White has just played pxc6, threatening mate along the back row, what’s Blacks best play?

26/2a 1…….g3+
if 2.Kh3 Qg4 mate
if 2.Kxg3 Be5+ 3.Kh3 Qh1 mate
if 2.Bxg3 Ng4+ 3.Kh3 Qh1+ 4.Bh2 QxB mate

26/2b – White played f5, Black to play and win a piece

26/2b 1…..b5 the white queen has no where to go
if 2.Qc6 Rd6
3.Qc1 QxQ
4.RxQ BxR with threat of back rank mate

If you didn’t guess it was St David’s Day 1st March

March 4, 2019