White to play and checkmate in two moves

Problems 2797 to 2808

2797

(Marek Kwiatkowski - The Problemist 2nd HM, 1986-II, Jul 1986)

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1. Nxd4! [2. Bc5#]
1. ... Kxd4, Bxd5 2. Qe3#
1. ... Qc6/xd5 2. N(x)c6#
1. ... Nxf5 2. Nxf3#
1. ... Nxg5/f4 2. Q(x)f4#

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2798

(M. Baniova - Duvtip, 1931)

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1. Bb2! waiting
1. ... Kd6/f5/d5 2. Qe5#
1. ... Ke7 2. Qf6#
1. ... Kf7 2. Qe8/f6#

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2799

(Walter Gleave - Bristol Mercury 1st Prize, 2nd half-year, 1890)

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1. Qa6! waiting
1. ... Nxc8/g8/g6 2. Qxc6#
1. ... Nd5 2. Bxf5#
1. ... c5 2. Qe6#
1. ... Ng7/h6/h4/xg3 2. Qc4#
1. ... Nd6 2. Rxe7#
1. ... Nd4 2. Re5#
1. ... Ne3 2. Nf2#
1. ... Bc3/a3/c5/d6 2. Na(x)c3#
1. ... Kd5 2. Qxd3#

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2800

(Christopher Jeremy Morse - Time & Tide, 1955)

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1. Ne5! waiting
1. ... Nb7/f7/c6/e6, Kxc5 2. N(x)c6#
1. ... dxe5/d5 2. c6#
1. ... dxc5 2. Rf4#
1. ... Nd3/f3/c2/g2 2. N(x)d3#

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2801

(H. S. Nymian - The Problemist Supplement, Jul 1994 )

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1. Nd2! [2. Qe4, Nc4, Nf3#]
1. ... d5 2. Nf3#
1. ... b5 2. Qe4, Nf3#
1. ... f3 2. Qe4#
1. ... Ng5 2. Nc4#
1. ... Nf2 2. Nc4/f3#
1. ... Ng1 2. Qe4, Nc4#

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2802

(Composer)

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2803

(Composer)

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2804

(Composer)

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2805

(Composer)

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2806

(Composer)

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2807

(Composer)

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2808

(Composer)

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