Chess puzzle

No. 676

23 October 2021

9:00 AM

23 October 2021

9:00 AM

White to play. Bjerre–Maiwald, Bundesliga 2021. Black has menacing counterplay, so White’s attack needs an accurate conclusion. What did he play next? Answers should be emailed to chess@spectator.co.ukby Monday 25 October. 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 Qc7#

Last week’s winner Sam Morton, Newport-on-Tay, Fife

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