Chess puzzle

no. 562

13 July 2019

9:00 AM

13 July 2019

9:00 AM

White to play. This is from Wassin-Grigorchuk, Izola 2019. Although the game is only just out of the opening, White can engineer a decisive material gain. What is the key move? Answers to me at The Spectator by Tuesday 16 July or via email to victoria@spectator.co.uk. 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 Be8
Last week’s winner Michael Owen, Urmston, Manchester

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