Bringing Chess to Visually Impaired People

The Gazette - February 2018

Edited by Julie Leonard
The views expressed in the Gazette do not necessarily reflect the policies or views of the BCA, nor those of the editor.

Chris’s Puzzle

November Puzzle:

FEN: K7/8/8/n7/8/4N3/R3P2R/4k3

White: King a8, Rooks a2 and h2, Knight e3, Pawn e2Black: king e1, knight a5

White to play and mate in two.

Solution: 1. Ng4!

A. 1... Kf1 2. Ra1#B. 1... Kd1 2. Rh1#C. 1... knight any move 2. Rh1#

February Puzzle:

FEN: 2k5/R7/2N2K2/5N2/5r2/8/5Q2/8

White: King f6, Queen f2, Rook a7, Knights c6 and f5Black: king c8, rook f4

White to play and mate in two. The solution will appear in the May issue.

Chris Ross