Can You Find White's Drawing 1st Move?

The ultimate conclusion to this puzzle is inhuman, so reduce it to a drawn position confirmed by the Nalimov Tablebase.

8/7k/7P/Rn5P/2B3p1/7P/1K1p1n2/8 w - - 0 1

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Alena
Alena

V-2

1.Bd3+ Nxd3+
2.Kc2 gxh3
3.Kxd2 Nc1
4.Ra4 Nd4
5.Ra7+ Kxh6
6.Rf7 h2
7.Rf6+ Kh7
8.Rf7+ Kh8
9.Rf8+ Kg7
10.Rf1 Nf3+
11.Ke3 Ng1
12.Kf2 h1=Q
13.Rxg1+ Qxg1+
14.Kxg1
It's a draw.

V-3

11.Ke3 Ne5
12.Rh1 Ng4+
13.Kf3 Nf6
14.Rxh2
It's a draw.

Yancey_Ward
Yancey_Ward

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What about 2.......gxh3?

Alena
Alena

Yancey, I'm so glad you are back!

1.Bd3+ Nxd3+
2.Kc2 Nb2
3.Kxd2 Nc4+
4.Kd3 Nxa5
5.hxg4 Kxh6
It's a draw.



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