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This week’s twomover features plenty of tries. All you need to do is
“try” to sort out the key from the rest!
Solution to be published on Friday 8th August.
The thematic tries are as follows:
1.Sxe7? (Threat 2.Qd6#) 1...Bd3/Bxb1 2.Qc7/Rd5# but 1...Se5!
1.Qf4? (Threat 2.Qe3#) 1...Bd3/Bxb1 2.Qd4/Qxc4# but 1...Bd5!
There are also two non-thematic tries 1.Qd2? (Threats 2.Qe3,Qd4#) 1...Bd3! and 1.Qh4?
(Threat 2.Qxe7#) 1...Sf6!
The key is 1.Qc7! (Threat 2.Bxe7#) with the variations 1...Bxb1/Bd3
Thus we have two changed mates across three phases of play, for a 3x2 Zagoruiko
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