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1. c8Q+ Kxc8 2. Kc6+-
2…Ba5 3. Rg8+ Bd8 4. Re8 Kb8 5. Rxd8+ Ka7 6. Re8 Ka6 7. Ra8#
2…Bd8 3. Rg8 Kb8 4. Rxd8+ Ka7 5. Re8 Ka6 6. Ra8#
2…Kd8 3. Kxb6+-
2…Kb8 3. Kxb6+-
1. Rd7 Kc8 2. Rd8+ Kb7 3. Rb8+ Ka7 4. c8=Q Bc5+ 5. Kd5 and Qb7# next
1. Rd7 Ba5 2. c8=Q+ Kxc8 3. Kc6 Bb6 4. Rd5 now B has no safe moves – wherever the bishops moves R can move to threaten both mate and RxB
Actually, 1.c8Q is easier 🙂