No.726 (AS)

 No.726 Anatoly Stepochkin (Russia) Original Problems, Julia’s Fairies – 2015 (I): January – June    →Previous ; →Next ; →List 2015(I) Please send your original fairy problems to: julia@juliasfairies.com

No.726 by Anatoly Stepochkin – An interesting play of white and black (promoted) Lions! (JV)

Definitions:

Lion (LI): Moves along Queen lines over another unit of either color to any square beyond that unit. A capture may be made on arrival, but the hurdle is not affected.

KoKo: A move is possible only if the piece moved arrives on a square next to another unit.

 No.726 Anatoly StepochkinRussiaoriginal – 16.02.2015 Solutions: (click to show/hide) white kb5 be1f1 lih7 black kc8 pe2f2 h#4          b) Kb5→c4            (4+3)KoKoLion h7 a) 1.e2*f1=LI Be1-a5 2.LIf1-a6 Ba5-d8 3.Kc8-b7 Kb5-c6 + 4.Kb7-a7 Kc6-d7 # b) wKb5-->c4 1.f2*e1=LI Kc4-d3 2.LIe1-g1 Bf1-g2 3.LIg1-g8 LIh7-c2 4.LIg8-b8 Kd3-c3 # { (C+ by Popeye 4.69)}

2 Responses to No.726 (AS)

1. seetharaman says:

Beautiful echo mates!

2. Luce Sebastien says:

my feeling was : “I saw something like this before …!”
And indeed :

Anatoly STYOPOCHKIN
Gaudium 2013
h‡4 (3+3) C+
2.1.1…
Köko
CA=Cardinal (in french)
White : Ké8 CAe1f1
Black : Ka6 Pé2f2

1.f×é1=B CA×é2 2.Bf2 CAf1 3.Bg1 CAg2 4.Ba7 CAd8‡
1.é×f1=CA CA×f2 2.CAd8 Kd7 3.CAb6 Kç7 4.CAa5 CAa7‡

SL