We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our site. By continuing to use the site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.
Learn more



White to play and mate in 6 moves


White to play and mate in 6 moves.

Remember, Black is a knight and a bishop up and if white does not act now then Black will be able to stop White's mate and use his extra knight and bishop to win the game.

For the hints and the answer, look at bottom of the puzzle.








Hint 1: Because of white's pawn on g6, black's king is stuck on g8 and h8 and if white doesn't act now, then black will take white's pawn on g6 and black's king will have an escape route on f7 via g8 and white will no longer have mate.






 Hint 2: The only way white can win is by mating black with his queen by, at one point, playing Qh7#.







Answer: 1.Rh1+ Kg8 2.Rh8+! Kxh8 3.Rh1+ Kg8 4.Rh8+ Kxh8 and now 5.Qh1+! Kg8 and 6.Qh7#.

Compartir esto


Tambien Por Ieysaa Bin Suhayl

Youngest ever Chess County Champion in Cambridgeshire

Ieysaa is the new County Chess Champion

30+ days ago by Ieysaa Bin Suhayl

MSI Junior Rapid Chess Championship

I did it! What an extraordinary performance.

30+ days ago by Ieysaa Bin Suhayl

First day in Qatar

MSI 4th World Championship - Awesome

30+ days ago by Ieysaa Bin Suhayl

You Can Help Make A Change

  1. Complete the short registration form
  2. Choose what membership you'd like
  3. Enjoy all the great benefits!
  • Guaranteed Games
  • Competitive Ranking
  • Tournaments with real prizes
  • Facetime Experience
  • In-game currency
  • Multi-language play

Registrate gratis!

Already a member? Iniciar sesion