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Hexagonal chess - problem 2 - solution

Mate in three moves

White to play and mate in three moves

(Inventor unknown - perhaps Glinski?)

This is the second of a set of four problems, in a problem solving contest of January/February 2001.

Solution: 1. Kd4-c4, Ka2-a1. 2. Kc4-c3, c5-c4. 3. Ne3xc4, mate.

Written by Hans Bodlaender.
WWW page created: March 21, 2001.