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A cylinder chess puzzle - 1 - Solution

White:
King f3; Queen e3.

Black:
King h1; Pawn h2.

White to move and mate in two. Cylinder Chess.

Aileen Dimuro was the first to solve this problem! Congratulations. Here is the solution that was send by Joseph DiMuro:

White moves queen to a3. Black is forced to move king to g1. White moves queen to c1, checkmate.

Another cylinder chess problem

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Written by: Hans Bodlaender
WWW page created: January 31, 1997. Last modified: March 3, 1997.