Award JF-10/2017-03/2018

With a gratitude to Shankar Ram, who for the 2nd time kindly accepted judging of JF original fairy problems and has made his Award so fast! Enjoy the selection of the problems, the statistical summary of 19 kinds (!) provided by the judge, and the Award JF-10/2017-03/2018 itself fully designed by Shankar Ram!  Thanks a lot to all participants and congratulations to the winners!


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seetharaman
seetharaman
February 3, 2019 13:25

Great analysis of the problems! Award in double quick time. Thanks Shankar Ram !

Mario Parrinello
Mario Parrinello
February 13, 2019 12:43

The correct diagram position should have the Nightrider-Locust-g7 on e7 (B LNe7 → g7).

shankar ram
shankar ram
February 13, 2019 14:07

Sorry, Mario!
Will correct and send to Julia by today.

Mario Parrinello
Mario Parrinello
February 13, 2019 19:01

Thanks, Shankar, no problem!

shankar ram
shankar ram
February 13, 2019 19:47

Corrected PDF sent.
Mario, I’m a great fan of your h# and hs# problems. Your 1st Prize in The Problemist, 2014(judged by Julia!) is a lovely conception!

Mario Parrinello
Mario Parrinello
February 14, 2019 13:03

Shankar, glad to hear you appreciate my problems.
THANK YOU for your very kind words!

Paul Rãican
Paul Rãican
February 16, 2019 16:47

No 1274 (Harris) with White to move: 1.Rb7-f7+ rDGb1-g8 2.b5-b6 rDGg8-a6 3.Rf7-c7+ Rb2*b6[bRb6->h8]#

shankar ram
shankar ram
February 18, 2019 01:16
Reply to  Paul Rãican

Now, how did Peter miss that? He needs to tweak his algorithm! 😉

Paul Rãican
Paul Rãican
February 16, 2019 17:24

No 1248 (Harris): In a), the condition Sentinelles PionAdvers unused.