Richard Reti vs. Saviely Tartakower
White mates in 3 in a daring maneuver. Richard Reti vs Saviely Tartakower, Vienna 1910.
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1.Qd8 Kxd8 2.Bg5 Ke8 3.Rd8#
rnb1kb1r/pp3ppp/2p5/4q3/4n3/3Q4/PPPB1PPP/2KR1BNR w - - 0 1
About the players
Richard Réti (1889–1929) was a Jewish Slovak Austro-Hungarian chess Grandmaster and chess author. He composed many endgame puzzles and he set a world record for blindfold chess.
Saviely Tartakower (1887–1956) was a Polish-French chess Grandmaster, chess journalist and author. He was Chess Champion in Poland for two years.