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Black to play. This position is from Ledger-Jones, British Championship 2012. How did Gawain Jones smash open the white position? Answers to me at The Spectator by Tuesday 14 August or via email to or by fax on 020 7681 3773. The winner will be the first correct answer out of a hat, and each week I shall be offering a prize of £20. Please include a postal address and allow six weeks for prize delivery.

Last week’s solution 1 Ng6

Last week’s winner John Henley, Deans, Livingston