White to play and checkmate in three moves

Problems 097 to 108

97

(Joseph C. J. Wainwright - American Chess Bulletin, Dec 1905)

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1. Bc2 - gxh6

2. Rd3 - Kf5

3. Rg3#


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98

(Otto B. Wurzburg - American Chess Bulletin 1st HM, 1945)

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1. Kd7 - Bxh2

2. Qa8 - Kg1

3. Qxg2#


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99

(John Ormerod Scarlett Thursby - The Chess Monthly, 1880)

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1. Bc6 - Ke7

2. Qf5 - Kd6

3. Qf6#


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100

(Amar Nath. Bhattacharji - The Chess Amateur, Mar 1923)

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1. e4 - Ke3

2. Bc3 - d5

3. exd5#


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101

(Josef Kling & Bernhard Horwitz - Illustrated London News, 30 Sep 1848)

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1. g6 - Kxf6

2. Rd7 - Bg7

3. Rf7#


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102

(William Wayte - 1849)

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1. Rc4 - Qd4

2. Qe4+ - Qxe4

3. Rc3#


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103

(Adolf Herrmann Rudolf Ferdinand Kraemer - British Chess Federation, 1949) ****

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1. Rxa3 - Rg4

2. Bxb2 - Rc4

3. Nxg2#


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104

(Vladimir Akimovich Bron - Chess in the USSR (Шахматы в СССР) 1st-2nd Prize, 1952) ****

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1. Nh4 - Bg4

2. Qe4+ - Rxe4

3. Nd3#


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105

****

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1. Qf3 - Nd3

2. Ke3 - Nf2

3. Qxf2#


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106

(Jan Kotrc - Časopis českých šachistů, 1907) ****

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1. Nd6 - Ke6

2. c4 - g6

3. Re4#


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107

(Karl Artur Leonid Ivanovich Kubbel - Československý šach 1st Prize, 1929) ****

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1. Qh7 - Bb5

2. Qd7+ - Nxd7

3. N8xc7#


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108

(Vaclav Cisar - TT 1st Prize Hampstead and Highgate Express, 13 Mar 1909) ****

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1. Qc8 - Kd4

2. Kd6 - Ke4

3. Qg4#


Date added: 13/2/2021