It’s Your Move #14

Category: Problems

In the following position Black missed a simple combination and it took several moves for him to win. Can you do better?

By the way, who were the players?

What was the event in which this game was played?

its your move 14

Black to move

(Allow yourself 5 minutes to find the combination)

Solution: Quite a few readers got it right.

Black missed an immediate victory with 1Bh4! and he won only on 67th move.

The players are Hikaru Nakamura and Fabiano Caruana.

The event is 2nd Sinquefiled 2014.

Nakamura-Caruana, 2nd Sinquefiled, 2014


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Updated 12.26.2023


Dear reader,Congrats for the answers.It's 1...Bh4!notationwise.
Caruana missed Bh4! against Nakamura in the 2014 Sinquefield.