Daily Chess Improvement: Fine Chess Tactic!

This is from an actual game between Fine and Beckhardt, New York, 1933

White to move!

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DaveCubby
DaveCubby
  1. Qa6+!

a) 1...Kd7, 2. Qb7+ Ke8, 3. Qe7#

b) 1...Kc7, 2. Qxa7+ Kc8, 3. Qa8+ Kc7 (3...Kd7, 4. Qc6#), 4. Qc6+ Kb8, 5. Rxb6+ Ka7, 6. Qb7#

c) 1...Kb8, 2. Rxb6+! axb6, 3. Qxb6+ Ka8, 4. Qa6+ Kb8, 5. Rb1+ Kc7, 6. Qc6#

KarthikM
KarthikM
  1. Qa6+ Kb8 2. Rxb6+ axb6 3. Qxb6+ Kc8 4. Qc6+ Kb8 5. Rb1+ Ka7 6. Qb7#


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