Giese vs Alekhine

Black Mates in 4. Taken from Giese vs Alekhine, Moscow, 1905.
Black to move.

FEN: 2k4r/ppp2p2/2b2B2/7p/6pP/2P1q1bP/PP3N2/R4QK1 b - - 0 1

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1...Bh2+ 2.Kxh2 Qf4+ 3.Kg1 Qg3 4.Qg2 Qxg2#

 

4 Responses

  1. reza rabiei
    reza rabiei at

    1….Qf3
    if white change horse position 2…Qh1#
    and if white change Q position 2….qg2#
    otherwise 2….Bxhorse+ and then 3 …..Qh1#
    it means that mate is possible in 3

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  2. pzkl
    pzkl at

    1. Qe3-f3 Bf6-e5
    2. Bg3xf2 Kg1-h2
    3. g4-g3 Be5xg3
    4. Qf3xg3

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    1. AGB
      AGB at

      This won’t work as after
      2. Bg3xf2 Qxf2
      White is then winning

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  3. henrique
    henrique at

    1. Qe3-f3
    2.Bg3xf2+
    3.Qf3-h1++

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