Raymond Keene

No. 242

Black to play. This is from Velimirovic-Basman, Student Olympiad 1967. Black has just given up a piece. The justification for this sacrifice is revealed with his next move, which leads to a large advantage. What is it? Answers to me at The Spectator by Tuesday 6 November or via email to victoria@spectator.co.uk 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 Amanda March, Halesowen, West Midlands

Last week’s winner 1 … Qxh2+

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