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By John Nunn

For all chess-players, from newcomers to global champions, from childrens to seniors, supplying checkmate is the best thrill the sport has to provide. the facility to identify checkmates is an important ability - and this easy-to-use ebook indicates you the way it truly is performed. With the aid of Grandmaster John Nunn, you can be able to surprise your subsequent opponent with a dangerous checkmate, even if in a faculty fit, a membership match - or perhaps a championship game!By focusing solely on positions from genuine video games, starting from junior occasions to grandmaster encounters, Nunn guarantees that the associates featured are these which come up pretty much in actual existence. He additionally highlights subject matters and ideas which are frequently overlooked in perform. whereas fixing those puzzles, your all-important 'mental library' of styles will develop, resulting in an instantaneous elevate on your taking part in strength.All 1001 puzzle positions were rigorously checked, and are graded by means of topic and trouble. issues are offered for locating the checkmate, so that you can degree your ability. lots of the puzzles are appropriate for amateur and junior gamers. The final bankruptcy demanding situations you with 'extreme checkmates', yet don't be concerned: you will be prepared for them!

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47 MATE IN THE ENDGAME a b c d e f g h 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 145) White to play (1 point) 148) White to play (1 point) 146) White to play (1 point) 149) Black to play (1 point) a b c d e f 8 g h 8 8 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 5 4 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 147) Black to play (1 point) 150) Black to play (1 point) 2 1001 DEADLY CHECKMA TES 48 a b c d e f g h 154} White to play (1 point} 151} White to play (1 point} a b c d e f g h 8 8 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 152} White to play (1 point} 155} White to play (1 point} 8 7 6 6 5 5 4 3 2 153} Black to play (1 point} 2 156} Black to play (1 point} MATE IN THE ENDGAME 157) White to play (1 point) a b c d e f a b c d e f 49 160) White to play (1 point) g h 158) White to play (1 point) a b c d e f a b c d e f 161) Black to play (1 point) 8 7 6 5 3 3 2 159) White to play (1 point) 162) White to play (1 point) g h 1 00/ DEADLY CHECKMATES 50 166) Black to play (2 points) 163) Black to play (1 point) a b c d e f 164) White to play (2 points) g h 167) White to play (2 points) 8 7 6 5 g 165) Black to play (2 points) 168) White to play (2 points) MATE IN THE ENDGAME 169) Black to play {2 points) a b c d e 51 172) White to play {2 points) a f b c d e f g h f g h 8 4 3 2 a b c d e f g h 173) White to play {2 points) 170) Black to play {2 points) 8 8 8 8 7 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 g 171) Black to play {2 points) 2 g 174) Black to play {2 points) 1 001 DEADLY CHECKMATES 52 178) Black to play (2 points) 175) Black to play (2 points) a b c d e f g a b c d e f g 176) White to play (2 points) h a b c d e f g h g h 179) Black to play (2 points) a b c d e f g 177) White to play (2 points) 180) White to play (2 points) MATE IN THE ENDGAME 181) White to play (2 points) a b 53 184) Black to play (2 points) c 8 7 6 6 5 3 2 2 a b c d e f g h 185) White to play (2 points) 182) White to play (2 points) 8 8 8 7 7 7 6 6 8 6 5 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 g 183) White to play (2 points) g 186) White to play (2 points) 1001 DEADLY CHECKMATES 54 187) White to play (2 points) a b 190) White to play (2 points) c a 8 8 7 7 b c d e f g 6 h 6 5 4 d e f g 3 3 2 2 h 188) White to play (2 points) g 189) White to play (2 points) g 192) Black to play (2 points) 55 MATE IN THE ENDGAME 196) White to play (2 points) 193) White to play (2 points) a b c d e f g h 5 4 2 2 g 197) Black to play (3 points) 194) Black to play (2 points) a b c d e f g h 8 8 7 7 6 5 5 4 4 3 3 2 g g 195) Black to play (2 points) 198) Black to play (3 points) h 56 1001 DEADLY CHECKMATES 8 8 8 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 d 199) Black to play {3 points) e f g h 202) Black to play {3 points) a b c d e f g h a b c d e t g h 200) White to play {3 points) 203) Black to play {3 points) 201) White to play {3 points) 204) Black to play {3 points) MATE IN THE ENDGAME a b c d e f g 57 h a 205) White to play (3 points) b c d e f g h f g h f g h 208) White to play (3 points) 8 7 6 5 3 2 209) White to play (3 points) 206) White to play (3 points) a b c d e f 207) Black to play (3 points) g h a b a b c d e 210) Black to play (3 points) 1001 DEADLY CHECKMATES 58 8 7 5 4 3 2 2 214) White to play (3 points) 211) White to play (3 points) a b c d e f g h a b c d e f g h a 212) White to play (3 points) b c d e t g 215) Black to play (3 points) 3 2 2 g g 213) Black to play (3 points) 216) Black to play (3 points) h 59 MATE IN THE ENDGAME a b c d e f g c d e f g h f 2 1 7) White to play (3 points) g h 220) Black to play (4 points) 8 8 8 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 e f 2 1 8) Black to play (3 points) 2 1 9) White to play (4 points) g 2 2 1 ) Black to play (4 points) a b a b c d e f g h f g h 222) White to play (4 points) 1 001 DEADLY CHECKMATES 60 226) White to play {4 points) 223) White to play {4 points) a b c d a b c d a e f g b c d e f h 224) White to play {4 points) 227) White to play {5 points) 225) White to play {4 points) 228) Black to play (5 points) g h MATE IN THE ENDGAME 61 8 6 5 4 2 229) White to play (5 points) 3 3 2 a b c d e f g h f 230) White to play (5 points) 233) White to play (5 points) 231) Black to play (5 points) 234) Black to play (5 points) g h Solutions for Mate in the Endgame M.

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