White to play

White played Qh5 with the direct threat of Qh8 mate – Black has 3 moves

  1. Qh5 Qxe5  2. fxe5  and White is simply a Queen up
  2. Qh5  Rh6  3. Qf7+ Kh7 ( if Kh8 then Rxh6+ followed by Ng6 mate) 4. Rxh6+ Kxh6 5. Rh1 mate

The game continued 1. Qh5 Kf8 2. Qf7+ Rxf7  3. Ng6+ Kg8 4. Rh8 mate

Post navigation