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Saturday, March 12, 2011

Check this puzzle to know if you're ready to become a chess grandmaster!

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Hi everyone,

Here's a neat chess study from our award-winning chess study/puzzle podcast database hosted at

CKT 036: A Tough Nut to Crack
CKT 036: A Tough Nut to Crack
LEVEL: Very Difficult

A tough to solve mate in three chess problem. If you solve it in less than an hour, you're on your way to becoming a Grandmaster!

Composed by Jiri Chocholous, 4th Prize, Cesky Spolek Sachovni, 1895.

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  • At March 13, 2011 at 7:11 PM , Blogger The Old Man said...

    This one really doesn't look to hard, but I can't find my set right now in order to verify my first move. :/

    Oh, well. Where you at, not? Somewhere over in East Europe? Or are you back in Miami? :)


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