The Weekly Chess Problem 2017 The Weekly chess Problem, 13th February 2017


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The Weekly chess Problem, 13th February 2017
Written by Michael McDowell   

Dieter Kutzborski

Šachová skladba, 2014


Mate in 7

Experienced solvers know that long more-movers are often easier to solve than three-movers, because of the need to control Black’s possibilities. When, as here, Black can start checking in two moves if left undisturbed, White must proceed with short threats to keep Black tied up, while aiming to induce the decisive weakness.

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