Original Problems (page 142)

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

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No.212 – h#2 by Themis Argirakopoulos – A nice Christmas Tree in a problem composed right after the end of Christmas Blitz tourney. Themis dedicates it to all participants and we’ve agreed to use it as a greeting problem to the award. (JV)


MAO(MA): the Chinese knight, which is a Rider, moving along a bent line to the arrival square of a normal Knight, first orthogonally then diagonally. The Mao can be interfered with on the intervening square.

No.212 Themis Argirakopoulos
Dedicated to participants of Christmas Blitz-Tourney JF-2012
h#2                                         (2+6+1)
b) wPa3↔bPb4
c) wPa3↔bPb3
Neutral Royal MAO c1
Solution: (click to show/hide)

The diagrams are made on WinChloe and its Echecs font is used for Logo design

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