Original Problems (page 112)

Original fairy problems published during 2012 will participate in the informal tourney JF-2012

The site is mostly about fairies, but h# and s# are also welcomed for publication! Please send your problems to my e-mail: julia@juliasfairies.com

Go to →List of Problems ; Page 111 ;  Page 113

I’m happy to welcome on the site one of the most well-known and experienced Italian composers, IJ (2 moves, Hm) since 1992 and IM for Chess composition since 2010 – Francesco Simoni ! Please see Gnu fairy piece in 4 phases – the first time on the site! – in the nice problem

No.177 – h#2 by Francesco Simoni Thematic super-active Gnu, giving 4 different mates! (JV)


Gnu (GN) : Knight + (1,3) Leaper

No.177 Francesco Simoni
h#2                4 solutions            (8+11)
 Gnu d1


Solutions: (click to show/hide)

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December 1, 2012 04:47

Very nice problem with unified WQ moves and dual avoidance. Simoni won the first prize recently for H#2 of The Problemist, 2010. Congrats.