Daily Chess Improvement: Practical Chess Tactic!

This game was from the recent Reykjavik Open

White to move!

Source: ChessToday.net

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Alena
Alena

1.Rxe7 Ne5
2.Qh4 h5
3.Nxe5 dxe5
4.Bxe5 Rf7
5.Rxf7 Kxf7
6.Qxd8

DaveCubby
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  1. Rxe7!! fxg4, 2. Rg7+! Kh8, 3. Rxd7+!! (getting rid of the defender) Kg8, 4. Rg7+ Kh8, 5. Rxg6+! Qd4 (forced), 6. Bxd4+ Rf6 (forced), 7. Bxf6#
  1. Rxe7!! fxg4, 2. Rg7+! Kh8, 3. Rxd7+!! (getting rid of the defender) Rf6, 4. Bxf6+ Kg8, 5. Rxd8+ Kf7, 6. Bg5+! Kg7, 7. Rd7+ Kg8, 8. Bh6! and Black has no defense against 9. Rf8#


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