Exercise #141

tactics exercise 141
White to move. What would you do?

Solution

tactics exercise 141 solution

1. Rxd5 Qe8 2. Bxc4 wins two important pawns.

1. Rxd5 proves that the f6-knight is overloaded in that it cannot defend both the d5-pawn AND the Qxg7# threat.

1.Rxd5 Qxd5 2.Ne7+

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