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A Chaturanga Problem by Bas de Haas: A Hint

A hint to this problem:
  • Assume that the kings were not in check yet. So, they still have the possibility to make a move like a knight.
  • The general moves one square diagonally
  • The pawns have no double move


White to mate in two moves
Rules of Chaturanga

White: King d6; General c8; Pawn d7
Black: King d8; Pawn b7 and d7

Bas de Haas, Schaakkoerier, 2013.


WWW page created: Oktober 15, 2013.
Written by: Hans Bodlaender.