5 Responses to Friday Quiz

  1. Yuichi Sato says:

    (a) 1.Bd3 Rxa1 2.Rc8#
    (b) 1.Bd3 Nxd3 2.Rxa8+ Kh7 3.Kxd3 and White will surely win.
    (c) 1.Bd3 Rbb8 2.Rxa8 Rxa8 3.Rxe5 Rb8 and White will win.
    (d) 1.Bd3 Re8 2.Rxe5 and White will win. ( If Black responds with 2. …Rxe5, then 3.Ra8+ Rb8 4.Rxb8+ Re8 5.Rxe8#. )

  2. bumpaguv says:

    1. Bd3 (threatening both 2. Rxa8+ and 2. Rxe5) Re8 2. Rxe5 Rxe5 3. Ra8+ leads to #

  3. bumpaguv says:

    And if after 1. Bd3 Black plays 1. ….. Rxa1, 2. Rc8#

  4. yelenadembo says:

    Very good!

  5. yelenadembo says:

    Very good!

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