Exercise #135

tactics exercise 135
White to move. What would you do?

Solution

tactics exercise 135 solution

1. Qe8+ overloads the black queen since 1… Qf8 2. Qxf8+ Kxf8 allows 3. Rxa1

Or 1. Qe8+ Nf8 2. Qxf7+ (black queen is pinned) Kh8 3. Qxg7#

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