Mate in 7 chess puzzles

Play and solve difficult mate-in-seven-moves chess puzzles. You’ll find solutions and historical details and you can play each puzzle live against the computer.

Edward Lasker vs. George Alan Thomas

Edward Lasker vs. sir George Alan Thomas, London, 1912. White to move and win in 7! In the real confrontation the mate comes after the 8th, spectacular, move.

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