Endgame is a very crucial part of chess. Depth of endgame understanding often decides if you win or lose otherwise equally looking position.
Today, we present a list of 5 endgame tactics problems, which are not difficult, but yet most players fail to find the right move order.
Can you solve it?
Instructions: White to move and mate in 3.
Composition #1: S. Lenner (1864)
Composition #2: U. Shinkmann (1877)
Composition #3: U. Shinkmann (1878)
Composition #4: Kotz, Kokkelcorry (1888)
Composition #5: U. Shinkmann (1898)
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