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White to play. This position is from Kramnik-Andreikin, Tal Memorial 2018. White now finished off quickly. What did he play? Answers to me at The Spectator by Tuesday 20 March or via email to There is a prize of £20 for the first correct answer out of a hat. Please include a postal address and allow six weeks for prize delivery.

Last week’s solution 1 Rd8

Last week’s winner Roy Bland, Penzance, Cornwall