Alexander Alekhine vs. Frieman

Alexander Alekhine vs. Abraham Frieman, a simul in New York, 1924.

White to move and mate in 3.

FEN: 4Rnk1/pr3ppp/1p3q2/5NQ1/2p5/8/P4PPP/6K1 w - - 0 1

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Nh6+ Qxh6 2.Rxf8+ Kxf8 3.Qd8#

About the players

Alexander AlekhineAlexander Alekhine (1892-1946) was a Russian-French Grandmaster chess player, of the greatest chess players of all time and World Chess Champion.

3 Responses

  1. Harry Reasinger at

    Sacrificed two pieces to win the game.

  2. Santosh Gulivindala at

    1. Nf5-h6 Qf6xh6
    2. Re8xf8 Kg8xf8
    3. Qg5-d8

  3. Fareez at

    1. Nh6 Qxh6 2. Rxf8 Kxf8 3.Qd8#

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