White to play and checkmate in three moves

Problems 025 to 036

25

(Abu Naim Al-Khadim - manuscript around 840 AD)

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1. Nh5+ - Rxh5

2. Rxg6+ - Kxg6

3. Re6#


Date added: 10/1/2021

26

(dr. Samuel Gold -The Philadelphia Times, 8 May 1887 )

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1. Rc2 - b5

2. Kc7 - b4

3.Ra2#


Date added: 10/1/2021

27

(André Chéron - Les Temps, 9 Novembre 1930)

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1. Ba1 - c5

2. Rd2 - Kd4

3. Rb4#


Date added: 10/1/2021

28

(Józef Klemensiewicz - Wiener Schachzeitung, Jan 1924)

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1. Bh8 - h6

2. Rg7 - Ke5

3. Rg5#


Date added: 12/1/2021

29

(Heinrich Friedrich Ludwig Meyer - London News, Jan 1861)
(Westdeutscher Schachbund, 1863)

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1. Bh8 - Ka7

2. Qa1 - Kb7

3. Qg7#


Date added: 12/1/2021

30

(Otto Wurzburg - British Chess Magazine, Oct. 1896)
(Deutsche Schachzeitung, Jul 1895 )

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1. Bh3 - Kc7

2. Qg4 - a5

3. Qc8#


Date added: 12/1/2021

31

(Niels Rutberg - Nya Dagligt Allehanda, 29 Jun 1924)

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1. Rf6 - Ka8

2. Qg2 - Qxg2

3. Rf8#



Date added: 16/1/2021

32

(Werner Speckmann - Die Schwalbe 1st Prize, Mar 1962)

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1. Rg8 - Rxg8

2. Ba7 - Ke1

3. Qf2#


Date added: 16/1/2021

33

(William Anthony Shinkman - Detroit Free Press, 1885)

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1. Qg1 - Nf2

2. Kxf2 - Kd4

3. Kf3#


Date added: 16/1/2021

34

(William Anthony Shinkman - The Pittsburgh Gazette Times 1st Prize, 25 Jun 1916)

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1. Rg8- gxh3

2. Kg7 - Kg4

3. Kh6#


Date added: 16/1/2021

35

(Andre Cheron - Le Temps, 12 Sept. 1930)

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1. Rb3- Bd5

2. Nc6+ - Bxc6

3. Nc4#


Date added: 16/1/2021

36

(William Anthony Shinkman - Western Advertiser, 1873)

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1. e8=R - Kc5

2. a8=Q - Kd4

3. Qa7#


Date added: 17/1/2021