In this article, you will see an interesting pattern that I call -'sandwiched.' I won't go into details here, as I don't want to spoil your chance of trying a couple of examples before reading my explanation. 


White to Move White to Move


See the article here


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  • 5 years ago



  • 6 years ago


    Very nice article!  I would now easily spot something similar in the future.  Thanks a lot!

  • 6 years ago


    Bigger diagrams next time, please.

  • 6 years ago


    A very nice Rook trap.  Thanks for the article.

  • 6 years ago


    Those two puzzles are hard lol

  • 6 years ago


    You did some of the Chess Mentor courses here too, didn't you? Smile

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