Daily Chess Improvement: Real Game Chess Tactic!

This is an actual game between Caruana and Nakamura at London Chess Classic!

White to move! How should white proceed?

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Yancey_Ward
Yancey_Ward

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I didn't solve this one because that first move wasn''t obvious to me.

KarthikM
KarthikM

An immediate Qxg7+ doesn't work, because .. Kxg7 2. Rh7+ Kg8 3. Rh8+ Kf7 4. R1h7+ Ke8 and the BK escapes to e8.

So, white's plan has to prevent that somehow

haworth
haworth

g5



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