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1. Nh6+ Kh8 [1…gxh6 2. Qf5 e4 3. Bxe4 Kg7 (3…Re8 4. Qxh7+ Kf8 5. Qh83) 4. Qxh7+ Kf6 5. Rh3 +-] 2.Nxf7+ Rxf7 [2…Kg8 3. Bxh7+ Kxh7 4. Qh5+ Kg8 5. Nxd8 +-] 3. Qxf7 +-
1. Nh6+ gxh6 2. Qf5 Re8 3. Qxh7+ Kf8 4. Qh8#
1. Nh6+ Kh8 2. Nxf7+ Rxf7 3. Qxf7 +-
1. Nh6+ Kh8 2. Nxf7+ Kg8 3. Qh5 g6 4. Bxg6 Rxf7 5. Bxf7+ Kg7 6. Be6 +-
1. Nxg7 Kxg7 2. Qf5 wins
1. Nxg7 f5 (Qf4 wins) 2. Nxf5 Kh8 3. Qh5 Rg8 4. Nxe7 5. Rg7 Nf5 +-
(a) 1.Nh6+ Kh8 2.Nxf7+
(a1) 2. …Rxf7 3.Qxf7 ＋－
(a2) 2. …Kg8 3.Bxh7+ Kxh7 4.Qh5+ Kg8 5.Nxd8 Rxd8 ＋－
(b) 1.Nh6+ gxh6 2.Qf5 ( threatening checkmate with 3.Qxh7# ) e4 ( 2. …Kg7?? 3.Qxh7+ Kf6 4.Qxh6# or 2. …Re8?? 3.Qxh7+ Kf8 4.Qh8# ) 3.Bxe4 Kg7 4.Qxh7+ Kf6 5.g4
(b1) 5. …Rxd5 6.Bxd5 ＋－
(b2) 5. …Qd7 6.Bf5
(b2) ① 6. …Qxf5 7.Qxf5+ ＋－
(b2) ➁ 6. …Qd8 7.Qxh6+ Ke5 8.Qe3+ Kf6 9.Qd4#
(b3) 5. …Rh8 6.g5+ hxg5 7.hxg5+ Kxg5 8.Rg1+ Kf6 9.Qf5#
1.Nxg7 doesn’t work as he has Rh8 as a defence.
Unfortunately, doesn’t work as he has Rh8 as a defence.