White to play and checkmate in three moves

Problems 169 to 180

169

(Louis-Charles Mahe de La Bourdonnais - Le Palamède, Oct 1837)

Click to view solution

1. Kf7 - Rg4

2. Qh8+ - Kg5

3. Qxf6#


Date added: 11/3/2021

170

(Josef Kling - Illustrated London News, 8 Jul 1848)

Click to view solution

  1. Nc2+ - Kb3

2. Kc1 - a3

3. Rxa3#


Date added: 11/3/2021

171

(Computer-Generated Chess Problem 03108 - Chesthetica v12.03 (Selangor, Malaysia), Generated on 19 Nov 2020 at 10:28:06 PM)

Click to view solution

1. Rg5 - Rxe6

2. Rgc5 - Re5

3. R1c4#


Date added: 12/3/2021

172

(Erich Ernest Zepler - Dresdner Anzeiger 3rd HM, 1930) ***

Click to view solution

1. h8=N - Kxe3

2. Ne4 - Kd4

3. Nc2#


Date added: 12/3/2021

173

(Andre Cheron - Feuille d'Avis de Lausanne, 1930)

Click to view solution

1. Rh8 - Ka6

2. g8=Q - Kb7

3. Qa8#


Date added: 12/3/2021

174

(Oskar Wilhelm Brenander - Tidskrift för Schack, Mar 1909)

Click to view solution

1. Ke4 - Ne3

2. Qb2 - Ke6

3. Qe5#


Date added: 12/3/2021

175

(Sigurd Clausen - Die Schwalbe 1st Prize, Sep 1939)

Click to view solution

1. Ra2 - Rxf8+

2. gxf8=Q - Kh1

3. Qf1#


Date added: 12/3//2021

176

(Allard Pieter Eerkes - Die Schwalbe 1st Prize, 1953)

Click to view solution

1. a6 - Qg7

2. Nc5+ - Kxd4

3. Ne6#


Date added: 13/3/2021

177

(Walter William Jacobs - British Chess Magazine, 1935)

Click to view solution

1. Qd7 - axb1=Q

2. Nb3+ - Ka2

3. Qa4#


Date added: 13/3/2021

178

(Darso James Densmore - Brooklyn Chess Chronicle 1st Prize, 1914)

Click to view solution

1. Ra1 - g5

2. Ra4 - Bf7

3. Qxg4#


Date added: 13/3/2021

179

(Franz Ferdinand Ludwig Palatz - British Chess Magazine, 1931)

Click to view solution

1. Be2 - Bc2

2. Bg4 - Bxf8

3. Bxd7#


Date added: 13/3/2021

180

(Samuel Loyd - Saturday Courier, Mar 1856)

Click to view solution

1. Bh1 - d3

2. Kg2 - Ke4

3. Kg3#


Date added: 13/3/2021