Exercise #171

tactics exercise 171
White to move. What would you do?

Solution

tactics exercise 171s

1. Qxg5+ fxg5 2. Rf7+ Kh8 (or Kxh6) 3. Rxh7#

The idea behind 1. Qxg5+ is to clear the f-file for the rook.

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