Dagne’s Blog

25/07/2020

Chess Olympiad

I will be playing here soon https://www.chess.com/news/view/fide-online-olympiad-2020-chess

A rotating puzzle or quadruplexes by Jeff Coakley from http://coakleychess.com puzzling side!
Four puzzles in one!
Add a white pawn to the board so that White (South) has a mate in 1.
Once you solve it, rotate the board 90 degrees and solve as if you are looking from White’s position again.

More innovative and mind-blowing chess puzzles can be found in Jeff Coakley’s books here https://dagnechess.co.uk/shop-for-recommended-chess-books/

Triple Loyd by Jeff Coakley on http://coakleychess.com Puzzling Side.
Three puzzles in one!
What you have to do is to put the Black King on the board so that:
A. Black is in checkmate
B. Black is in stalemate
C. White has mate in 1.

More innovative and mind-blowing chess puzzles can be found in Jeff Coakley’s books here https://dagnechess.co.uk/shop-for-recommended-chess-books/