# StrateGems

Vol. 1, No. 3, Jul-Sep 1998

R0005 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

14+5. Retract one move and mate in one

[Q7/P7/RKPP4/Pp6/kp1rP3/1p1P4/NP2P3/6NR]

Solution

R0006 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

6+4. Retract one move and mate in two

[k1N5/2KP4/2p5/p1P5/Pp6/1R6/88]

Solution

R0007 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

14+13. Last Black move was O-O-O. May White castle? a) diagram b) bPc6 -> c5

[2kr4/1ppq1p1p/p1p2np1/3n4/3Np3/NPP3P1/1P1PPPP1/2BQK2R]

Solution

R0008 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

2+1. Add 8 wh. Pawns to make a (10+1) Illegal Cluster

[88888/7R/2K2k2/8]

Solution

R0009 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

14+13. Which squares must have been occupied by the bRb7?

[N6n/1rppPP2/1B2bRP1/2Pk1pp1/3p4/PKq5/Qp1P2p1/RNb4B]

Solution

P0010 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

13+10. Proof game in 8.0 moves

[r3k3/ppp1qpp1/8/7p/88/1PPPPPPP/RbBQKB1R]

Solution

P0011v -

StrateGems No.4, Oct-Dec 1998 for the corrected version

Dedicated to Gianni Donati

11+15. Proof game in 13.0 moves

[r1b2bn1/pppqppp1/1n1k4/7p/8/6P1/1PPPPP1P/1rBQKB2]

Solution

P0012 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

2+1. Proof game in 17.5 moves

[8/3k4/8888/3K4/6N1]

Solution

P0013 -

StrateGems 3, Jul-Sep 1998

Dedicated to Mark Kirtley

14+14. Proof game in 15.5 moves

[r7/p1ppnppp/b1p5/6k1/3n4/3PrPb1/PPPBQPPP/2KR2NR]

Solution