White to play and checkmate in two moves

Problems 361 to 372

361

(Edgar Dinwiddie Holladay - British Chess Magazine, 1978)

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1.Kg7!
1...Ka1 2.Qb1#
1...Ne4 2.Bg8#
1...Nb5 2.Qg8#
1...Nd5
2.Qb1#
2.Bb1#

Date added: 23/3/2021

362

(Erwin Gross)

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1. Nf5! [2. Nc5#]
1. ... Nxf5 2. Qxf5#
1. ... bxc4 2. Qxc4#
1. ... Bb4 2. Rxe3#
1. ... Nf2 2. Nxg3#

Date added: 23/3/2021

363

(Moisej SHliomovich Rozental')

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1. Nd6! waiting
1. ... Kxf4 2. Rxe4#
1. ... Kxd4/xd6 2. Rcxd5#
1. ... Kf6 2. Qg7#

Date added: 23/3/2021

364

(Talip Hasanovich Amirov)

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1. Qe3! [2. Qe7#]
1. ... Nc8 2. Rxc6#
1. ... Qxd4+ 2. Qxd4#
1. ... Qe1 2. Nb3#
1. ... Ne4 2. Ne6#

Date added: 23/3/2021

365

(Rudolf Leopold - Deutsche Schachzeitung, May 1923)

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1.Qh7!
1...Kg1 2.Bc5#
1...g1=Q (R, B) 2.Qc2#
1...g1=S 2.Qh2#
1...f5 (f6) 2.Qa7#

Date added: 23/3/2021

366

(Laszlo Apro)

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1. Qa8! [2. Nc5#]
1. ... Qd5 2. Rxf6#
1. ... Nd5 2. Rxf7#
1. ... Kd3 2. Rf3#
1. ... Kd5 2. Rxe5#
1. ... Rd5 2. Rf4#

Date added: 24/3/2021

367

(Pedro Fastosky)

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1. Nd6! [2. Re4#]
1. ... Ng5 2. fxe3#
1. ... Rxc4 2. Nb5#
1. ... Kxe5 2. Bxc3#
1. ... Nxc4 2. Nf5#

Date added: 24/3/2021

368

(Friedrich Beck)

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1. Bc4! [2. Rd5#]
1. ... Rd7 2. Nc6#
1. ... Rc5 2. Qxc5#
1. ... Rxc4 2. Qxe7#
1. ... e6 2. Qd6#
1. ... Bxc4 2. Qc3#

Date added: 24/3/2021

369

(Léon Fontaine)

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1. Qxe6! [2. Qxg6#]
1. ... gxh5 2. Qf5#
1. ... Rc6 2. Qd5#
1. ... Rxe5 2. Bxb7#
1. ... Nd6/xe5 2. Bxd3#
1. ... Ndxe5 2. Rg4#
1. ... Nf4 2. Nf6#
1. ... Rf3 2. exd3#
1. ... Qxa6/f1/xe5 2. Rd4#

Date added: 24/3/2021

370

(Jorge Graca)

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1. Bc2! [2. Rf3#]
1. ... Ng6 2. Qxf7#
1. ... Nd5, Qf4/xh4/e3 2. R(x)d5#
1. ... Rc3/xc2 2. Qxe4#
1. ... Qxd3 2. Qd7#

Date added: 24/3/2021

371

(Jorge Graca - Problemas, 1967 )

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1. a8=R! [2. Ra7#]
1. ... Kb7 2. Ra7#

Date added: 5/3/2021

372

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1. Nd6! waiting
1. ... a5 2. Qxb5#
1. ... g5 2. Qxf5#
1. ... b4 2. Qc4#
1. ... f4 2. Qe4#
1. ... a3 2. Qb3#
1. ... g3 2. Qf3#

Date added: 24/3/2021