White to Play

Pete Tamburro on

Published in Chess Puzzles

To say White pieces are awkwardly placed is an understatement; however, there is a way out to win.

Composed by Horwitz in the 19th century. 1.Rf6+ Kxf6 2.Rf8+ Ke6 3.Rf6+ Kxf6 If 3...Ke5 4.Rh6 4.h8=Q+ and the queen will beat the rook.


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