Daily Chess Improvement: Clever Chess Endgame!

You need to examine the position closely and see if there is a win

White to move. How should white proceed?

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No. 1-3
DaveCubby
DaveCubby
  1. Ka6! g4, 2. Ng5 g3, 3. Ne6 g2, 4. Nc7#

or

  1. Kc7! g4, 2. Nf4 g3, 3. Nd5 g2, 4. Nb6#
Yancey_Ward
Yancey_Ward

Editor

There are two solutions, by the way.

Yancey_Ward
Yancey_Ward

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I knew there was a likely win, but it took me some time to figure it out! On such puzzles, I am usually not guilty of thinking in 1 dimension, but spent too much time trying to bring the second knight to c7 to deliver the mate. This was a nice puzzle!



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