Daily Chess Improvement: Precision Tactic!

White is down by a lot of materials. Black is about to Queen. White has to do something!

White to move. How should white proceed?

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No. 1-9
DaveCubby
DaveCubby

Addition to my analysis below:

  1. e7!!!
    ..Rg8, 2. Qf6+ Qg7, 3. e8=Q! Kh7 (3...Rxe8, 4. Qxg7# or 3....Qxf6, 4. Qxg8#), 4. Qh5+ Qh6, 5. Qhxh6#
Alena
Alena

Arein22, you are wrong because 3.e8=Q+ Kg7

1.e7 Rg8
2.e8=Q Rxe8
3.Qf6+ Qg7
4.Qxg7#

Arein22
Arein22

3.e8=Q#

Arein22
Arein22

2.Rxg8+ Kxg8(forced)

Arein22
Arein22

1.e7 Rg8

Arein22
Arein22

By the way this variaion is intresting:

Arein22
Arein22

e7 wins easily .

DaveCubby
DaveCubby

c) 1...Qxh4, 2. exf8=Q+ Kh7, 3. Qg7#

DaveCubby
DaveCubby
  1. e7!!!

a) 1...Re8, 2. Qf6+ Qg7 (forced), 3. Qxg7#
b) 1...Rf7, 2. e8=Q+ Rf8, 3. Qxf8#



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