• White to move and draw
[See answer at the bottom]
• Puzzle 28 Solution Hints
A great chess endgame puzzle to practice chess combinations using the following chess tactics - sacrifice, skewer, fork and pin. Just find 4 correct moves for White. One move, one combination. Sacrifice, skewer, fork and pin. First move the White rook to sacrifice and skewer, then the pawn to sacrifice and fork...
• Puzzle 28 Data
1. Author: Bone, William (1810-1874)
2. Year: 1843
• Puzzle Recommendations
You may solve this chess puzzle online or using a real chess board. Find the puzzle answer (the puzzle solution) below. Analyze the solution to see the best moves for White and Black and learn the winning ideas of the chess endgame.
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# Note: See the Puzzle Answer below #
• The Puzzle Answer
1. Rc7+! Kxc7
[Sacrifice and skewer combination: Black has to take the rook]
2. d6+ Qxd6
[2... Kxd6 3. Bb4+ 1-0]
[Sacrifice and fork combination: Black has to take the pawn]
3. Bf4 Bg6+!
[4. Kxg6?? Qxf4 0-1]
[Pin combination and the Black attempt to distract]
4. Kg5! 1/2-1/2
[The Black queen has been trapped]
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