02 September, 2010

Tactics 3

Removing the guard is one tactic, and here's a different one, from 1959, courtesy of Martin Weteschnik....

White to move : Krogius - Sergievsky 1959

Solution   [ Ng6 ! A discovered attack on the Queen. If QxQ, then Nxe7+ forking the Queen.Other moves lose the exchange at the minimum ]