Wilhelm Steinitz vs. Herbert Trenchard

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

White to move and mate in 2.

Roll over to see the solution: 1.Ne7 Nxf5 2.Qg6#

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

About the players

Wilhelm SteinitzWilhelm Steinitz (1834-1900) was an Austrian and later an American chess master, the first World Chess Champion between 1886 and 1894 when he lost the title to Emanuel Lasker.

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4 Responses

  1. V K
    V K at

    Qg3-g6 h7xg6
    f5xg6

    Reply
  2. Carlos
    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
    Carlos at

    Ng6-e7 Bf8xe7
    Rf5-h5#

    Reply
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