Chess Puzzle Friday

Another Friday, another chess puzzle. White to move and win: If you think you know the solution, post it in the comments. The solution will be posted next week along with a new puzzle.

Solution Sunday

I’ve changed the Solution Saturday to Solution Sunday.  Here’s the solution to Friday’s puzzle. 1….Nf3+ if 2.Kh1 Qxf1# if 2.Kg2 Qxf1+ 3.Kxf1 Bh3# if 2.exf3 Qxf1+ 3.Kxf1 Bh3+ 4K.g1 Re1#

Chess Puzzle Friday

It’s Friday! So, here’s another chess puzzle for you today. Black to move and win: Think you know the answer? Post it in the comments. The solution will be posted Sunday.

Solution Saturday

Here’s the solution to yesterday’s Chess Puzzle Friday: White to move and win: Hopefully everyone saw: 1. Bh7+ Kxh7   2. dxf8=N+ Kh8   3. Nxd7 +- Okay, great if you saw that. But what if Black doesn’t take the bishop? 1. Bh7+ Kh8 2. dxf8=Q+?? Kxh7 3. Rxd7  and now black is in stalemate. Oops! Okay, … Continue reading

Quick Rated Tourney Tonight (5/22) at Gamescape

USCF QUICK RATED 4 ROUND SWISS. $5 entry fee, 1st round starts promptly at 7pm (registration ends at 6:55). Any Questions? Contact T.D. Roderick Gorby at (404) 345-0834. p.s. – Don’t forget to register for the Froemke Memorial this weekend, tune-up tonight!

The Inaugural 2014 Florida State Team Championship

2014 Florida State Team Championship – BOCA RATON CHESS CLUB JUNE 20-22, 2014 LA QUINTA HOTEL AND SUITES 3701 N. UNIVERSITY DRIVE CORAL SPRINGS, FL 33065  TOURNAMENT FLYER The Tournament has an Open section and an Under 1500 section (with a quicker time control). ONLINE ENTRY: Individual Rate  Group Rate Current FCA Membership is required for this State Championship. Membership … Continue reading