Daily Chess Improvement: Classic Chess Tactic!

This is a very famous chess position from 1869

White to move!

Zukertort vs Von Schutz, Berlin, 1869

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Alena
Alena

1.Rb7 Rc8
2.Rg7 Rc1+
3.Kg2 Rg1+
4.Kxf2 Rf1+
5.Kxf1 d5
6.Rg8#

DaveCubby
DaveCubby
  1. Rb7!! Bxh4
  2. Rg7! Bxg5
  3. Rg8+! Rxg8 (forced)
  4. Nf7# (smothered mate)


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