Posts Tagged ‘black to move’

Winning Chess Moves: Mayet vs. Anderssen, 1851

April 10, 2019

You are playing the role of the quintessential Romantic, Adolf Anderssen. Karl Mayet has just played the dreadful 12. Qxe4. How does Anderssen (Black) punish his opponents in dramatic fashion?

Black to move and mate in 5 (Mayet – Anderssen, Berlin 1851).

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So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 21

March 8, 2019

What is black’s best move?

What is black’s best move?

So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 18

February 6, 2019

Black to move and win.

Black to move and win.

So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 17

January 22, 2019

My opponent just captured my rook on e8 with his knight. Black to move and mate in 2.

My opponent just captured my rook on e8 with his knight. Black to move and mate in 2.

#Chess Position Worth Sharing 108

December 29, 2018

GM Dmitry Andreiken plays the most beautiful game ending combination of 2018 right before the new year starts! Can you spot black’s brilliant continuation?

Black to move and mate in 6! (GM Peter SvidlerGM Dmitry Andreikin, FIDE World Rapid Championship, St Petersburg, 12/27/2018)

Black to move and mate in 6! (GM Peter Svidler – GM Dmitry Andreikin, FIDE World Rapid Championship, St Petersburg, 12/27/2018)

#Chess Position Worth Sharing 105

August 23, 2018

I was playing a game with a student on the demo-board and we arrived at this position. Can you spot black’s winning combination?

Can you spot black’s winning combination?

So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 13

August 6, 2018

A well placed knight can be quite lethal. Black to move and mate in 5.

Black to move and mate in 5.

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So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 10

July 29, 2018

What is black’s best move?

What is black’s best move?

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So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 8

July 24, 2018

Black to move and mate in 5.

Black to move and mate in 5.

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So I was just playing a game of #chess and then this happened… 7

July 22, 2018

Black to move and win material.

Black to move and win material.


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