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Puzzle No : 0133
Difficulty level : medium
Description : Mate in 2 moves
Next Move : White
Player level : Intermediate
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Medium chess puzzle 0133
Solution to medium chess puzzle 0133
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Initial board position
This is the initial board position of medium chess puzzle 0133.
Move by white
Move by black
Move by white
your queen captures opponent’s queen and checkmate. opponent’s king can’t capture your queen since it is supported by knight. it can’t either move as it is blocked by friendly pawn. this is how you can mate in 2 moves.
Right moves for the solution to the medium chess puzzle 0133
Based on the objective of the puzzle, you have to make the right moves. Following are the right moves
- Rh8+, Qxh8#
Explanation for the moves
- Rh8+ - Your rook from battery formation sacrifices itself to attract the opponent’s queen to h8.
- Qxh8 - This is a zugzwang move as the opponent’s queen is forced to respond.
- Qxh8# - Your queen captures opponent’s queen and checkmate. Opponent’s king can’t capture your queen since it is supported by knight. It can’t either move as it is blocked by friendly pawn. This is how you can mate in 2 moves.
- For right move - Your moves are awesome. You are at your best.
- For wrong move - You could have sacrificed your rook for a checkmate. Try again
Categories of medium chess puzzle 0133
This medium chess puzzle falls in these categories.
- Medium chess puzzles
- Sacrifice puzzles in chess
- Mate in 2 puzzles in chess
- Endgame puzzles in chess
- Battery puzzles in chess
- Strategy puzzles in chess
- Zugzwang puzzles in chess
- Rook puzzles in chess
- Queen puzzles in chess
medium chess puzzle 0133 chart
How to view the solution to medium chess puzzle 0133
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How to get help for moves in the medium chess puzzle 0133
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Table of Contents
- Medium chess puzzle 0133
- Solution to medium chess puzzle 0133
- Categories of medium chess puzzle 0133
- medium chess puzzle 0133 chart
- How to view the solution to medium chess puzzle 0133
- How to get help for moves in the medium chess puzzle 0133
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