With a record number of responses last week, it’s fair to say that our previous Puzzle of the Week was a proper thinker (or should that be thronker!).
Gokhan was first on the board with the correct (partial) sequence, but it was Bajrush who came in later with the full set of moves. Honours even this time, I think! Well done to you both.
- Qd5 Rb8
- Qb7!! Rxb7
- axb7 – promotion is then unstoppable. The miserable position of the black knight costs dear!
(Source: What it Takes to Become a Grandmaster, Andy Soltis)
And so to round XIV. Black to move & win!