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Chess puzzle

No. 403

9 April 2016

9:00 AM

9 April 2016

9:00 AM

White to play. This is a variation from Aronian-Svidler, Moscow 2016. In this game Aronian misplayed his attack and Svidler ended up winning. The puzzle shows a possible conclusion if Svidler had defended inaccurately. How can White win? Answers via email to victoria@-spectator.co.uk by Tuesday 12 April. There is a prize of £20 for the first correct answer out of a hat. Please include a postal address.

Last week’s solution 1 … Rxe3

Last week’s winner Jason James, Cambridge


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