Daily Rome Shot 607

Saw the story about the prospective Prefect of Doctrine of the Faith.

Meanwhile, I found the world’s smallest chess set.  HERE

Meanwhile,… ChessHouse has a Gift Page and a 20% OFF the gift items with coupon Gift2022   Here’s a basic club/tournament board that I favor.  HERE

White to move.  Mate in 3.

NB: I’ll hold comments with solutions ’till the next day so there won’t be “spoilers” for others.

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The monks of Le Barroux are making wine from the ancient vineyards of the Avignon Popes.  Check out this new collection of their wines.  HERE  Use my code for a discount: FATHERZ10

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  1. Adam Piggott says:

    f5-f6+ Kd8
    Qxe8+ Kxe8

    Fat lady sings.

  2. RJR says:

    Found this one tough and think I have it ?

    1. f5-f6+ Nxf6
    2. N-f6 Nxf6
    3. QxB + fails to NxQ

    If however
    1. f5-f6+ Nxf6
    2. R-c7+ N-d7
    3. Q-f6++

  3. My take…

    1. f6+ Kd8
    2. Qxe8+ Kxe8


    1. f6+ Nxf6
    2. Qxf6+ Kd7
    3. Nf8#

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