White to play and checkmate in two moves

Problems 313 to 324

313

(Jan Hartong - Kerstkaart, 1965)

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1.Qb4!
1...Kxd5 2.Rg5#
1...Kf5 2.Qe4#
1...Kf7 2.Qe7#
1...Kd7 2.Rg8#
1...Ke5 2.Rg5#

Date added: 3/3/2021

314

(Erich Anselm Brunner - Deutsches Wochenschach, 1908)

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1.Nc4!
1...Qb4 (Qe7...e~) 2.Rh4
1...Qg5 (Qe7-d8, Qf6) 2.Re1#
1...Qxe4+ 2.Bxe4#

Date added: 4/3/2021

315

(Carl Schlechter - Oesterreichische Lesehalle, 1891)

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1.Qe3!
1...Bxb2 (Bd~) 2.Qxc5#
1...Bxe3 2.Sb6# (Model mate)
1...c4 2.Qxd4#
1...Kc4 2.Qb3#
1...Ke5 2.Qg5#

Date added: 4/3/2021

316

(Alain Campbell White - British Chess Magazine, Apr 1908)
(last move c5)

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  1. bxc6 e.p. - Kxa4

  2. cxb3#


Date added: 4/3/2021

317

(James Ephraim Narraway - The Torch, 1871)

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1.Nc6!
1...Kc4 2.Qxe6# (Ideal mate)
1...Kxe4 2.Qf3#
1...Kxc6 2.Qb7#

Date added: 4/3/2021

318

(William Anthony Shinkman - The New York Clipper (and Canadian Illustrated News), 1871)

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1.Qb1! ~
2.Qa2#
2.Qa1#
2.Qb6#
1...Ka7 2.Qb7#
1...Ka5 2.Qb5#

Date added: 4/3/2021

319

(Tibor Schonberger - Magyar Sakkvilág, Oct 1925)

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  1. Qh3 - Kg1

  2. Nf3#


Date added: 4/3/2021

320

(Tibor Schonberger - Magyar Sakkvilág, Oct 1925)

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  1. Qh2+ - Kf1

  2. Qf2#


Date added: 4/3/2021

321

(Tibor Schonberger - Magyar Sakkvilág, Oct 1925)

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  1. Qf5 - c5

  2. Qg4#


Date added: 4/3/2021

322

(Byron Zappas - Ekakstika Chronika, 1970)

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1.Nd5!
1...Ka4 2.Sc3#
1...Kc6 2.Se5#
1...Ka6 2.Sc7#

Date added: 4/3/2021

323

(Computer-Generated Chess Problem 03109 - Chesthetica v12.04 (Selangor, Malaysia), Generated on 19 Nov 2020 at 10:36:06 PM)

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  1. Qd4 - Re1

  2. Bc4#


Date added: 12/3/2021

324

(Milan Radoje Vukchevic - British Chess Federation, 1970-1971 1st Prize, 125th TT, 1971)

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1.Nd5!
1...Rb1 (R~) 2.Qe7#
1...Ng2 (Ne~) 2.Rd8#
1...Nexd5 2.Bc5#
1...Nd3 (Sb~) 2.Qc6#
1...Nbxd5 2.Rc6#
1...Kxd5 2.Qd7#

Date added: 12/3/2021