White to Play

Pete Tamburro on

Published in Chess Puzzles

Two big hints on this one. First, it’s all knight moves except one. The one exception is on move 4. It’s worth a try in your head to try and control these knights. It’s more like a border collie rounding up a stray sheep.

From Horwitz and Kling. 1.Ng7+ Kf8 2.Ne6+ Ke8 3.Nc7+ Kf8 4.Rg7 Kxg7 5.Ne6+ Kh6 6.Nf7+ Kh5 7.Nf4 mate or 7.Ng7 mate.


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