Problem p62893
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Technical Merit
Rating1433.2
RD4.7
To Play
Statereleased
 
Artistic Impression
Star Rating3.4
Stars
Votes5

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Star Ratings
DateTacticianRatingStars
2008-03-10 07:20:41underated1332
2009-06-02 20:11:01Holy1016
2010-06-16 11:59:02MaltaCross1278
2011-07-29 17:08:31PeacefulShade1579
2017-09-12 00:45:24superches1111780

Comments
DateTacticianRatingComment
2008-03-10 07:20:41underated1332nasty position that isn't 
2009-06-02 20:11:01Holy1016Nice. White's threat on the Black queen allows him to capture the offending knight--the tempo gained by the check allows immediately regaining the "lost" queen, with an overall gain of a knight and a won endgame. 
2009-08-11 13:20:05MaltaCross1278Great explanation by Holy. 
2010-06-16 11:59:02MaltaCross1278Getting out of check by CAPTURING the checking piece! 
2011-07-29 17:08:31PeacefulShade1579Reasonably obvious: simplifying combination that converts the material advantage. 
2017-09-12 00:45:22superches1111780black thought white had to move the king 

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Crafty 19.19 3GHZ 5sec

1. ... Nc4+
2. Qxc4+
({14:+18.55} 2. Qxc4+ Kxc4 3. Rxb1 Kd3 4. h4 Ke4 5. h5 Kf5 6. h6 Kg5 7. Rb6 Kf4 8. h7 Kg3 9. Rg6+ Kf2 10. Kb3 $18)
({12:-6.37} 2. Ka4 Qxa2+ 3. Kb5 Nd6+ 4. Kc6 Nxc8 5. Rd7+ Ke3 6. Kb7 Qc4 7. h4 Qc5 8. Kb8 Nd6 9. Ka8 $19)