Nº1 Luboš Kekely & Michal Hlinka


Section B.1.

Luboš Kekely & Michal Hlinka (Slovakia)


1.Nxe2? Ne4+ 2.Kf1 Nb5 3.Nxf4 Kh2=

1…Nxb7 2.axb7 Nc6 3.Nxe2 Kh2 4.Nxf4 Nb8 5.Kf3 Na6 6.Ng6 Kxh3 7.Ne7 f4 8.Ng6 Nb8 9.Kxf4 Na6 10.Kg5 Kg3 11.Nxh4 Kf2 12.Nf5+-

2.Bxe4+ fxe4 3.a7!
3.Nxe2? e3+! 4.Kf1 Nb5! 5.Nxf4 Kh2 6.Ke2 Kg3 7.Kxe3 Na7=

3…e3+ 4.Ke1 f3 with mate threats 5.Nxe2 f2+! 6.Kf1 Nf3 again mate threat 7.a8B! pin
7.a8Q? Kh2 8.Qxf3 stalemate

7…Kh2 8.Bxf3 and wins.

Meredith. Mate threats. Anti-stalemate play by minor promotion.