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The Weekly Chess Problem, 2nd March 2015
Written by Michael McDowell   

Gerhard Jensch

1st Prize, Die Schwalbe, 1954/II

8/3ss3/1R2Q3/4bR2/2Sk4/8/3BK3/8

Mate in 2

It is unusual for a ten-piece two-mover to gain top honours in a major magazine. To fully appreciate the problem, first determine the set play then observe the ingenious transformation effected by the key.

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