By John Nunn
For all chess-players, from newcomers to global champions, from youngsters to seniors, supplying checkmate is the best thrill the sport has to supply. the power to identify checkmates is an important ability - and this easy-to-use ebook exhibits you ways it's performed. With the aid of Grandmaster John Nunn, you can be able to surprise your subsequent opponent with a dangerous checkmate, no matter if in a college fit, a membership event - or perhaps a championship game!By focusing solely on positions from actual video games, starting from junior occasions to grandmaster encounters, Nunn guarantees that the friends featured are these which come up more often than not in genuine lifestyles. He additionally highlights subject matters and ideas which are usually neglected in perform. whereas fixing those puzzles, your all-important 'mental library' of styles will develop, resulting in a right away bring up on your enjoying strength.All 1001 puzzle positions were rigorously checked, and are graded by way of subject matter and trouble. issues are presented for locating the checkmate, so that you can degree your ability. lots of the puzzles are appropriate for beginner and junior gamers. The final bankruptcy demanding situations you with 'extreme checkmates', yet don't fret: you can be prepared for them!
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Gagarin Rilton Cup, Stockholm 2005/6 1 'ifh8+ 1-0 3 h6 g4 4 h7 g3 5 h8'if g2#. 'it>g5 2 'iWh4+ 'it>f5 3 'iff4#. The only move to win. Malfagia- Rotoni Foligno 2008 185) 1 'it>d6 1-0 White has no threat but Black must move his rook away, allowing 2 l:tg6#. 193) T. Fomina- P. Cramling Tallinn ( women) 2006 l. f7+ 2 'it>h6 194) 2 'it>h7 is no different. 2 l:th1+ 0-1 ••• It's mate next move. G . Pap- Panocki 186) Eu ropean Under -18 Team Ch, Szeged 2008 1 lbb5+ 'it>b8 2 c6 1-0 White mates by 3 a7#.
When White is stalemated. Mordue- D. Robinson British League (4NCL) 200516 1 l:td8+ 1-0 163) Movsesian - Evseev Mosco w2006 l. l:tgg1 0-1 •. l:tbfl#. 164) Golubicic - lv. d8 2 l:txd8+ 'it>g7 3 ctJh5# only takes one move longer. 2 ctJh5# Liam Henry - Samsonkin Edmonton 2009 l. • 172) W. 'it>h5 3 g4#. S. g7 2 l:tf5#, a mate based on Black's pinned bishop. R. lbrahimov- N. h4# 165) Feltan- Bajramovic Zupan ja 2008 l. 'i'ie1+ 0-1 174) •. P. Welz- A. l:tf2+ 2 'it>g4 l:te4# 167) Chelushkina - E. Cosma Belgrade (Women) 2009 1 l:txc8+ 1-0 2 'it>h2 g3 + 3 fxg3 hxg3#.
Ho. Ledesma- W. Diaz Buenos Aires 2002 "ikxfl+! el#. 120) Joh. Bourne- Parkin British League (4NCL) 2000/1 1 "ikxf7+! d8+ White mates in two more moves. SOLUTIONS FOR BACK-RANK MATES 43 Degraeve-L. Arnold French Team Ch 2001 1 'ii'g7+! 1-0 129) N. l:txg7 2 fxg7+ 'iti>g8 3 �e8#. tf8+ lead to basically the same mate. h6#. 121) 122) Mastrovasilis - Stavrakakis Thessaloniki 2001 1 "ii'xfS+! d6+ 'iti>gS 3 �e8# N. Bojkovic -M. 'ii'xf4+! te3+ 3 'iti>bl �xdl#. 130) T. Willemze- V. 'iti>h8 2 �xf8#. 'iti>xf8 3 'ii'a8+ and mate next move.
1001 Deadly Checkmates by John Nunn