Wilhelm Steinitz vs. Herbert Trenchard

Wilhelm Steinitz vs. Herbert Trenchard, New York, 1887.

White to move and mate in 2.

FEN: r2qrb2/p1pn1Qp1/1p4Nk/4PR2/3n4/7N/P5PP/R6K w - - 0 1

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1.Ne7 Nxf5 2.Qg6#

About the players

Wilhelm SteinitzWilhelm Steinitz 1836-1900) was a Jewish Austrian-American, born in Prague, chess master and World Chess Champion as well as chess writer. His writings were controversial at the time, but time proved him right.
Herbert Trenchard (1857-1934) was a British chess master.
 

4 Responses

  1. V K at

    Qg3-g6 h7xg6
    f5xg6

    Reply
  2. Carlos at

    It seems to me that the solution is not correct or the panel is not correct.
    Solving the panel shown above i did

    Ng6f4 Qd8-g5
    Nh3xg5 Nd4xf5
    Qf7-h5#

    Reply
  3. Carlos at

    Ng6-e7 Bf8xe7
    Rf5-h5#

    Reply
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