White to Play

Pete Tamburro on

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White is completely set up for the final assault. He picks a spectacular way to start the fireworks.

Furman-Konstantinopolsky, Moscow 1948: 1.Rxg7+ Kxg7 [1...Kh8 2.Rcxf7] 2.Qc3+ Kh6 [2...Kg8 3.Nf6+ Kg7 4.Nxe8+ Kh6 5.Qg7+ Kh5 6.Qg5#]3.Rxf7 Qxd5 4.Qf6+ Kh5 5.Rxh7+ Nxh7 6.Qg6+ Kh4 7.Qg4#


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