Alexander Alekhine vs. Frieman
Alexander Alekhine vs. Abraham Frieman, a simul in New York, 1924.
White to move and mate in 3.
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Nh6+ Qxh6 2.Rxf8+ Kxf8 3.Qd8#
4Rnk1/pr3ppp/1p3q2/5NQ1/2p5/8/P4PPP/6K1 w - - 0 1
About the playersAlexander Alekhine (1892-1946) was a Russian-French chess Grandmaster, one of the greatest chess players of all time and World Chess Champion.
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Sacrificed two pieces to win the game.
1. Nf5-h6 Qf6xh6
2. Re8xf8 Kg8xf8
1. Nh6 Qxh6 2. Rxf8 Kxf8 3.Qd8#
1. Ah6 + Vxh6 2. Kxf8 Şxf8 3.Vd8#
1. Ah6 Şh8 2.Kxf8#