Chess Puzzle of the Day (Jul 21, 2021) | Problema de ajedrez del día (21-Jul-2021)

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♔♞♙ Chess Puzzle of the Day

puzzle position | posicion del problema

*** White to play and win ***

Another nasty little surprise that spells doom for the second player. I wish I had this kind of tactic in my games more often, but on the winning side of course!

Do you want to exercise your tactical skills a little? Then solve this chess puzzle. Indicate the correct move and a full continuation. If you want, you can point out the tactical motives and other patterns present.

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♔♞♙ Problema de ajedrez del día

puzzle position | posicion del problema

*** Juegan blancas y ganan ***

Otra pequeña y desagradable sorpresa que arroja la perdición sobre el segundo jugador. ¡Ojalá tuviera este tipo de táctica en mis partidas más a menudo, pero del lado ganador por supuesto!

¿Quieres ejercitar un poco tus habilidades tácticas? Entonces, ¡resuelve este problema de ajedrez! Señala la jugada correcta y una completa continuación. Si lo deseas, puedes señalar los motivos tácticos y demás patrones presentes.

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I was looking for mate too long just to overlook quite simple tactics :D

  1. Qxh7+ Bxh7 2. Bxh7+ Kh8 3. Bf5+ Kg8 4. Bxd7 +-

Btw 1. g6? fxg6 2.Qxh7+ Kf7 leads to really cool position.

Yes, both variations are cool, but the first one is the real killer!