A Former Loophole-The “Legal” Triple Check

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Tristan Clayton
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Re: A Former Loophole-The “Legal” Triple Check

Post by Tristan Clayton » Sun Jun 14, 2020 8:39 am

Rewan Demontay wrote:
Sat Jun 13, 2020 6:00 pm
An en passant capture that leads to triple check is ineed not too hard to set up as you suggested.

Checkmate In 2 Moves
I’m intrigued to know which move led to this position.

...ah, B (g2/h1) x f3 +

Saw it as soon as I’d posted!

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Re: A Former Loophole-The “Legal” Triple Check

Post by Jonathan Bryant » Sun Jun 14, 2020 4:37 pm

Jonathan Bryant wrote:
Sat Jun 13, 2020 12:56 pm
I know you can post images directly on the forum but I don’t know how you do it from a tweet. If anybody can show me the way forward I’ll save everybody a mouse click.

Here we go (thanks to Justin):-

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Re: A Former Loophole-The “Legal” Triple Check

Post by Rewan Demontay » Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:30 pm

One last thing-Here is a problem in which the king is left in a quintuple check in the final position!

Mate In 4
Dedicated To Marken Foo (a personal friend)

1. Qd3+! Nxd3+ 2. Ne6+ Kxe8 3. Nf6+ Kf7 4. Rg7#
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