White to Play

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Published in Chess Puzzles

Last time out, it is hoped you found the mate in six. Today’s puzzle is related in a way. White to Play and mate in 5!

This was a composition by J.F.P. Hovgaard from 1920. 1.Bb6 bxc6 2.Bc5 cxd5 3.Bd4 dxe4 4.Be3 exf3 5.Bf1# Very clever!


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