Today’s 5-second tactic!
im Van Delft, Merijn
gm Simon Williams
6th Batavia GM Amsterdam 2014.2.25 Has been a wild game with the advantage switching sides several times! Typical fun! But now White has the opportunity to end the game, despite being a piece down. Are you up to it?
WHITE TO PLAY AND WIN!SOLUTION
6th Batavia GM Amsterdam 2014.2.25 Williams, Simon –Van Delft, Merijn: 33.Rh8+ Kg6 34.Rxh6+!! The key to the position! Kf7 ( After 34…Kxh6 35.Qh8+ and mate next move ) 35.Rxf6+ Kxf6 36.Qxa6+ and White won easily: 36…Ke5 37.Qxb5+ Bd5 38.Qe8+ Kd4 39.Qe3# 1-0